Fogging continues in four parishes this week

The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health and Wellness will be in St. Philip, St. James, Christ Church and St. Lucy next week, as it continues the fogging programme aimed at controlling the mo...

October 28, 2018
Community

No Asian tiger mosquitoes in Barbados

The Asian tiger mosquito or Aedes albopictus, is not present in Barbados. Word of this came from Senior Environmental Health Officer at the Vector Control Unit, Dale Holligan. This fol...

May 17, 2018
Community

Call to remain vigilant during rainy season

The Environmental Health Department of the Ministry of Health is reminding householders and property owners around the island of the steps they need to take to ensure that the Aedes aegypti mosquito p...

May 09, 2018
Community

Six parishes targeted for fogging this week

The Ministry of Health will continue its efforts to rid the island of dengue and other mosquito-borne diseases by fogging a number of districts across the island this week. On Monday, October 23, t...

October 22, 2017
Community

Four parishes targeted for fogging this week

The Ministry of Health’s Vector Control Unit will continue its efforts to control the spread of dengue and other mosquito-borne diseases this week, when a number of districts across Barbados are ...

October 08, 2017
Community

Fogging programme in five parishes this week

The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health will continue its work to eradicate the Aedes aegypti mosquito this week. On Monday, September 25, areas to be sprayed in St. Andrew, St. Joseph an...

September 24, 2017
Community