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Premier's Office
Ministry of Health & Social Development
Release Date:
Sunday, 7 March 2021 - 2:29pm

A delegation of officials from the Government of the Virgin Islands was present at the Terrence B. Lettsome International Airport today, March 7 to receive 2000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccines for immediate distribution from the Government of Dominica. In a statement on March 5, Honourable Carvin Malone said that the grant was made possible through the OECS negotiations on behalf of the British Virgin Islands

Pictured holding the box of 2000 vaccines is Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Carvin Malone accompanied (L-R) by Minister for Transportation, Works and Utilities Honourable Kye Rymer; Junior Minister for Tourism Honourable Sharie deCastro; Junior Minister for Trade and Economic Development Honourable Shereen Flax-Charles; Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie and Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration Honourable Vincent Wheatley.


Photo credit: (Dorian Hodge/GIS)


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