Biotech firm releases thousands of GMO mosquito eggs in Florida
British biotechnology firm, Oxitec, on Saturday released thousands of genetically modified mosquito eggs in Florida. This marks th...
May 02, 2021
St Ann Municipal corporation steps up fight against dengue
The St. Ann Municipal Corporation has launched a $10-million dengue response programme to bolster the fight against the mosquito-b...
by BUZZ Contributor
Feb 18, 2020
Let’s unite against dengue
There’s a call for Jamaicans to unite against dengue. Speaking at Area Council One meeting at the Olympic Gardens Civic Cent...
Jan 27, 2020
Schools mobilised for nationwide dengue clean-up drive
The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information has mobilised educational institutions across the island to participate in the Na...
Jan 24, 2020
Play your part: Jamaicans urged to help in eradicating mosquito breeding sites
Health and Wellness Minister Dr Christopher Tufton is urging Jamaicans to treat the three-day national dengue cleanup exercise, wh...
Jan 23, 2020
Massive clean-up exercise to be undertaken in fight against dengue
Work is expected to be carried out to remove and destroy mosquito breeding sites in several communities over a three-day period th...
Jan 16, 2020
New Year’s message: PM urges Jamaicans to be more health-conscious
Prime Minister Andrew Holness is urging Jamaicans to play a more active role in securing their health and safety in 2020. “We ca...
by BUZZ Writer
Jan 01, 2020
Funding being provided by the EU to fight mosquito-borne diseases in the Caribbean
The European Union is providing a grant of Euro 4.1 million (One Euro=US$1.29 cents) to the Trinidad-based Caribbean Public Health...
Dec 17, 2019
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