LONDON – Health Ministers from the Commonwealth concluded their annual meeting on Thursday united on a post-COVID-19 health agenda that includes collaboration on several key issues including vaccine equity, increasing investment in health to strengthen the resilience of health systems, and advancing Universal Health Coverage (UHC) goals.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley Thursday said he is hoping in the “not too distant future” CARICOM leaders will adopt a position on attending the Summit of the Americas in the United States, as the division continues as to whether the region should boycott the event if Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela are not officially invited.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders are pondering whether they will participate in the Ninth Summit of the Americas to be held in the United States next month, should Washington extend an invitation to Venezuelan Opposition Leader Juan Guaidó while also leaving of Miguel Díaz-Canel of Cuba.
SANTIAGO, Chile – The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) says its Acting Executive Secretary Mario Cimoli and the European Union (EU) High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Josep Borrell, have underscored the importance of strengthening and deepening their ties of bi-regional cooperation in the complex global context caused by the armed conflict between Russia and Ukraine.
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