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Tag: Dwayne Seymour

Minister’s message for World AIDS Day

Minister’s message for World AIDS Day

| 29/11/2018 | 0 Comments
Minister for Health Dwayne Seymour writes: On Saturday, 1 December 2018, the Cayman Islands joins countries around the globe in marking the 30th anniversary of World AIDS Day.Much has changed since that first observance, but this year’s theme reminds us that it is still of the utmost importance to [...]

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Minister’s message for World Diabetes Day

Minister’s message for World Diabetes Day

| 14/11/2018 | 3 Comments
Minister for Health Dwayne Seymour writes: “The Family and Diabetes” is this year’s theme for World Diabetes Day which the global community, including the Cayman Islands, will observe on Wednesday, 14 November. The theme will carry over into 2019 for continued and focused attention on the impa [...]

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Minister’s message for World Mental Health Day

Minister’s message for World Mental Health Day

| 10/10/2018 | 0 Comments
Minister for Health Dwayne Seymour writes: Every year World Mental Health Day reminds us all that it is as important to focus on healthy minds as much as on healthy bodies. [...]

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World Habitat Day message

World Habitat Day message

| 01/10/2018 | 1 Comment
Health Minister Dwayne Seymour: Each year, the United Nations designates the first Monday in October as World Habitat Day, reflecting on the fact that, while we all have a right to decent housing, we all also share a responsibility to make our communities and homes cleaner and safer. [...]

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Minister’s message for International Day of the Seafarer

Minister’s message for International Day of the Seafarer

| 25/06/2018 | 1 Comment
Minister for Culture Dwayne Seymour writes: It gives me great pleasure today (25 June) to commemorate the International Day of the Seafarer. Here in the Cayman Islands our rich maritime heritage plays a very important part in determining who we are as a culture. One thing that many Caymanians and re [...]

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Minister’s message for World Blood Donor Day

Minister’s message for World Blood Donor Day

| 14/06/2018 | 3 Comments
Minister for Health Dwayne Seymour writes: Today (14 June), we in the Cayman Islands once again join global activities to mark World Blood Donor Day. This observance celebrates one the most noble of acts that we, as humans, can perform on behalf of our fellow community members. A blood donor is a sp [...]

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Message from the minister to mark World Oceans Day

Message from the minister to mark World Oceans Day

| 08/06/2018 | 0 Comments
Environment Minister Dwayne Seymour writes: Our Islands are known for many things, one of the most important of them being our beautiful sea. Seeing that the Caribbean Sea and wider oceans are such a vital part of the history and identity of the Cayman Islands, we want to do all we can to protect an [...]

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Minister’s message for World Vaccination Week

Minister’s message for World Vaccination Week

| 22/04/2018 | 0 Comments
(Minister for Health Dwayne Seymour): This month, from 21 to 28 April, the Cayman Islands and other countries in the region will celebrate the 16th Vaccination Week in the Americas, with a soccer theme in honour of the 2018 World Cup. The campaign slogan, “Strengthen your defence! #GetVax #Vaccine [...]

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Minister’s message for World Health Day

Minister’s message for World Health Day

| 05/04/2018 | 2 Comments
Health Minister Dwayne Seymour: To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the World Health Organisation (WHO), the Cayman Islands will be holding World Health Day activities from 9 to 13 April. WHO’s constitution came into force on 7 April 1948. This year, the Cayman Islands will celebrate a week of ac [...]

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Minister’s message for World Diabetes Day

Minister’s message for World Diabetes Day

| 13/11/2017 | 0 Comments
Minister for Health Dwayne Seymour: As Minister for Health, I fully support this annual date on our calendar. I also urge everyone to listen and pay attention to the information received from your healthcare professionals on the subject of diabetes and ways in which this serious illness can be preve [...]

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Minister’s message for World Blood Donor Day

Minister’s message for World Blood Donor Day

| 14/06/2017 | 0 Comments
(Minister for Health Dwayne Seymour): As we mark World Blood Donor Day on 14 June, I take this opportunity to remind everybody in the Cayman Islands about the importance of giving blood. It cannot be taken for granted that there will always be blood available if you, or a loved one, need it for rout [...]

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