The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment, wishes to advise that routine clinic and other services offered at the Richland Park Health Center will be relocated effective Monday, December 14th, 2020 - Monday, December 28th, 2020.

The Public Health Department, based on its mandate under the Public Health Act No. 7 of 1977,wishes to inform all butchers, slaughter men and farmers that all locally harvested food animals in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines must be inspected and passed as fit for human consumption by the Public Health Department before being sold for human consumption.

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment wishes to advise the general public that as part of the its mosquito control programme for the adult Aedes aegypti mosquito, the Insect Vector Control Unit will be conducting fogging operations in Bequia commencing on 8th December, 2020.

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines recorded one (1) new COVID-19 case on Wednesday, 9th December, 2020. The case is a returning national who arrived with a negative RT-PCR test result from Canada on Monday, December 7, 2020, and tested positive, on entry screening for SARS-CoV-2, the virus which causes COVID-19.

The Republic of China (Taiwan) on Monday, November 16th, 2020, handed over a cheque in the amount of two hundred and twelve thousand US dollars (US$ 212,000) to the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment, as part of the Capacity Building Project for the Prevention and Control of Diabetes in SVG.