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Wendy Phipps said (about Health Centre): “Of course we have had no evidence in our system of the presence of ZIKA,” “To be precise, the World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed St. Kitts and Nevis of being ZIKA-free since we would have last recorded the ZIKA case back in 2016” External link

sunstkitts Saturday, December 15, 2018 10:01:00 PM CET

Wendy Phipps said: “We are working assiduously to continue on that trend to maintain our status,” “At the same time we are working towards EMTCT, which is taking the evaluation a step further with the elimination of hepatitis B and chagas disease” External link

sunstkitts Saturday, December 15, 2018 10:01:00 PM CET

Wendy Phipps said: “I am happy to report from the data from Dr. Maria Warner, the specialist who runs that centre on a part-time basis, has recorded that between the opening and within the last week she has seen and treated over 270 patients,” “It tells us that there was definitely a need for that service” External link

sunstkitts Saturday, December 15, 2018 10:01:00 PM CET

Jose Graziano da Silva afirmó: “La coexistencia de la desnutrición, la obesidad y las carencias de micronutrientes, lo que conocemos como la triple carga de la malnutrición, se está extendiendo y afecta a casi todos los países del mundo. La comunidad internacional debe abordar con urgencia esta situación, promoviendo un cambio transformador en nuestros sistemas alimentarios” “Nuestro objetivo del Hambre Cero –añadió- no solo consiste en alimentar a la población, sino también en hacerlo de forma adecuada, proporcionándoles todos los nutrientes necesarios para una vida saludable” External link

elmercuriodigital Wednesday, December 5, 2018 4:47:00 PM CET

Jose Graziano da Silva afirmó: “Se trata de la mayor proporción de mujeres dentro de los profesionales internacionales de la FAO en los últimos años” External link

elmercuriodigital Wednesday, December 5, 2018 4:47:00 PM CET

Jose Graziano da Silva detto: «L’obesità colpisce oggi circa 672 milioni di persone e che l’aumento è stato più rapido in Africa rispetto a qualsiasi altra regione» External link

greenreport Tuesday, December 4, 2018 7:07:00 AM CET

Jose Graziano da Silva detto: «L’obesità colpisce oggi circa 672 milioni di persone e che l’aumento è stato più rapido in Africa rispetto a qualsiasi altra regione» External link

greenreport Tuesday, December 4, 2018 7:07:00 AM CET

Wendy Phipps said: “The theme reminds us that although 75 percent of the persons living with HIV are aware of their status, there are still far too many persons living with HIV who are (a) unaware of their status; and (b) not receiving treatment, care or prevention services,” “In 2017, 9.4 million people did not know they were living with HIV” External link

sunstkitts Tuesday, December 4, 2018 12:51:00 AM CET

Wendy Phipps concluded: “It also means that we must do everything possible to educate our people about the prevention of HIV and the imperative for testing, treatment and immediate linkages to care following an HIV diagnosis,” “HIV/AIDS can happen to anyone, which makes it everybody’s business. HIV/AIDS affects all of us” External link

sunstkitts Tuesday, December 4, 2018 12:51:00 AM CET

Jose Graziano da Silva detto: "La coesistenza di malnutrizione, obesità e carenza di micronutrienti, che conosciamo come il triplice onere della malnutrizione, si sta diffondendo e sta interessando quasi tutti i paesi del mondo. La comunità internazionale deve affrontare con urgenza questa situazione promuovendo un cambiamento trasformativo nei nostri sistemi alimentari " External link

fao-it Monday, December 3, 2018 3:40:00 PM CET

José Graziano déclaré: «La coexistence de la sous-alimentation, de l'obésité et de carences en micronutriments, ce que nous appelons le triple fardeau de la malnutrition, se répand et touche maintenant tous les pays du monde. La communauté internationale doit régler de manière urgente cette situation, en encourageant un changement radical de nos systèmes alimentaires» External link

fao-fr Monday, December 3, 2018 2:44:00 PM CET

Jose Graziano da Silva déclaré: «La coexistence de la sous-alimentation, de l'obésité et de carences en micronutriments, ce que nous appelons le triple fardeau de la malnutrition, se répand et touche maintenant tous les pays du monde. La communauté internationale doit régler de manière urgente cette situation, en encourageant un changement radical de nos systèmes alimentaires» External link

fao-fr Monday, December 3, 2018 2:44:00 PM CET

José Graziano souligné: «Les femmes n'ont jamais été aussi bien représentées ces dix dernières années» External link

fao-fr Monday, December 3, 2018 2:44:00 PM CET

Jose Graziano da Silva souligné: «Les femmes n'ont jamais été aussi bien représentées ces dix dernières années» External link

fao-fr Monday, December 3, 2018 2:44:00 PM CET

Timothy Harris said: “The constituents have been good to put on a very full calendar of events to mark my 25th anniversary,” “One of the opportunities that have been provided is for me to come to say thank you and support everyone who has been making a contribution in nation-building. In this regard, we have come to the Mary Charles Hospital to visit the sick, to applaud the nursing and medical fraternity for their service in nation-building, and to really again commend the efforts that have led to the building of a brand-new and improved Mary Charles Hospital with expanded service” External link

sunstkitts Friday, November 30, 2018 10:47:00 PM CET

Timothy Harris said: “As a result of the efforts of the Government, we know that this modern facility is providing quality care, and we want to commend the nursing staff, the doctors, auxiliary workers and all who are making a contribution to the health and wellness of our people,” External link

sunstkitts Friday, November 30, 2018 10:47:00 PM CET

Timothy Harris stated: “It will provide a wide range of services related to non-communicable diseases (NCDs), cancers, heart-related diseases, antenatal and postnatal care, and a full range of support services including support for persons suffering from HIV/AIDS,” External link

sunstkitts Saturday, November 24, 2018 3:57:00 PM CET

Wendy Phipps said: “In extreme cases, diabetes can be responsible for the worsening of the socio-economic condition of families, especially if the main breadwinner has uncontrolled diabetes that results in lower limb amputation, disability, job loss and reduced household income,” External link

sunstkitts Thursday, November 15, 2018 5:59:00 PM CET

Timothy Harris said: “We certainly welcome Italy’s leadership on issues to do with climate change,” “We commend the support that has been provided in carving out certain resources for climate change activities in the context of the Caribbean, some of which St. Kitts and Nevis has been able to benefit from, or least we have had approval for a project proposal” External link

sunstkitts Thursday, October 4, 2018 12:37:00 AM CEST

Timothy Harris said: “We have a great difficulty with the European Union (EU) methodology, process and approach,” “We find it inconsistent because some of the countries being blacklisted by the EU are largely compliant within the context of the global forum within the OECD structure, which the EU is a part. We are saying there needs to be some reconciling of these approaches and our preference would be that there be one system of scrutiny” External link

sunstkitts Thursday, October 4, 2018 12:37:00 AM CEST

Timothy Harris said: “There is need to move urgently to reform the UN making it more responsive to the needs and concerns of all and in particular Small Island Developing States (SIDS),” External link

sunstkitts Friday, September 28, 2018 11:01:00 PM CEST

Timothy Harris said: “Making the United Nations Relevant to All People: Global Leadership and Shared Responsibilities for Peaceful, Equitable and Sustainable Societies,” External link

sunstkitts Friday, September 28, 2018 11:01:00 PM CEST

Timothy Harris added: “A reformed UN must become a body of greater action and fewer words,” “We need urgent action on climate change, Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs), global cooperation, peace, prosperity and the reordering of the international financial system” External link

sunstkitts Friday, September 28, 2018 11:01:00 PM CEST

Donald Trump dijo: "China ha intentado interferir en nuestras próximas elecciones de 2018, que se llevarán a cabo en noviembre, contra mi administración" External link

voanoticias Friday, September 28, 2018 3:33:00 PM CEST

Timothy Harris explained: “Climate change with its implications for agriculture and fisheries undermines our food security and in fact therefore denies our population’s access to cheap food, affordable food and plant-based food,” “In that regard we have as part of our staple diet in the region an overabundance of salty, fatty foods, which need to be replaced” External link

sunstkitts Tuesday, September 25, 2018 11:43:00 PM CEST

Timothy Harris said: “We look forward to scaling up all of our activities at national capacity,” “These include building, financing, creating better efficiencies and effectiveness in the marketplace, which will enable sustainable development goals to be delivered” External link

sunstkitts Tuesday, September 25, 2018 11:43:00 PM CEST

Eugene Hamilton said: “As a result, our soils are tested, the food is tested, and farmers, once they pass the pesticide residue test, receive a license that can be shown to their customers, certifying that their produce are safe for consumption by humans,” External link

sunstkitts Tuesday, September 25, 2018 4:59:00 AM CEST

Eugene Hamilton explained: “The safety and well-being of the consumer is the government’s utmost responsibility and goal,” External link

sunstkitts Tuesday, September 25, 2018 4:59:00 AM CEST

Eugene Hamilton said: “A 2017 United Nations (UN) report showed that worldwide, an average of 200,000 people die each year from the toxic exposure to pesticides,” External link

sunstkitts Tuesday, September 25, 2018 4:59:00 AM CEST

Eugene Hamilton explained: “The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) reports for St. Kitts and Nevis shows the average pesticide application per unit of cropland, measured in 2008 was as high as 3.65 kilograms per hectare but since 2014 application rates had decreased considerably to 0.31 kilograms per hectare; with a tendency to increase,” “There is a need to convey the message that prevention of adverse health and environmental effects due to pesticides; and promotion of health, proper pesticide use are profitable investments for all members of society as a support mechanism to our sustainable development” External link

sunstkitts Tuesday, September 25, 2018 4:59:00 AM CEST

Timothy Harris said: “As we stand at 35, we are forced to conclude, as eminent attorney Anthony Gonsalves QC has, that we have achieved a lot of accomplishments that far outweigh our petite size and limited resources,” External link

sunstkitts Wednesday, September 19, 2018 11:04:00 PM CEST

Timothy Harris said: “The Federation was the first English-speaking Caribbean island to be certified by PAHO/WHO for having successfully eliminated mother-to-child transmission of HIV/AIDS,” “Our Parliament, the fulcrum of our representative democracy, is meeting regularly to conduct the people’s business,” External link

sunstkitts Wednesday, September 19, 2018 11:04:00 PM CEST

Timothy Harris said: “In the short time of three-plus years, a record of 2,500 persons have directly benefited from housing solutions of this administration,” External link

sunstkitts Wednesday, September 19, 2018 11:04:00 PM CEST

Timothy Harris explained: “Our pride in our nation is rightly based on our achievements at home and how well we are regarded by the international community,” External link

sunstkitts Wednesday, September 19, 2018 11:04:00 PM CEST

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