Monthly Archives: May 2020

Belize Establishes National Biodiversity Office On United Nations’ International Biodiversity Day

Belmopan. May 22, 2020 Today, Belize joins countries around the world in celebrating the United Nations’ International Day for Biological Diversity.  The Day was declared under the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity to increase understanding and awareness of biodiversity issues. This year, this important day is being celebrated under the theme, ‘Our Solutions are in [...]

By | May 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Notice COVID-19 Controlled Repatriation For Displaced Belizeans Abroad

If you are a Belizean who has been unable to return home to Belize due to the closure of our borders as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, you will now be able to do so BUT with prior coordination and approval with the Government of Belize. From Monday, 18 May 2020, displaced Belizeans can [...]

By | May 16th, 2020|frontpage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

UK Provides £5 million To Help The Caribbean Address The Impact Of COVID-19

The Government of the United Kingdom announced new support to help contain the spread of COVID-19 in the Caribbean. This support includes £3 million to the Pan-American Health Organisation (PAHO) for the provision of essential medical supplies and management support to help public health systems around the region combat the virus. A further £2 million [...]

By | May 11th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Dean Barrow’s Update On COVID-19 Response

April 30, 2020 Today marks something of a milestone in our national campaign against COVID-19. The first state of emergency (SOE) proclaimed by His Excellency the Governor General expires at midnight tonight; and this is also, I believe, the 17th straight day that we have gone without recording any new positive case. We, therefore, are [...]

By | May 4th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments