Caribbean continues to encounter multiple threats to food

  • Published on: Jun 08, 2021 - 3:34 PM
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Caribbean continues to encounter multiple threats to food The Caribbean continues to encounter multiple threats to food security and safety. Some of these threats include climate change, emerging diseases, and issues in border control and security. Unemployment and poverty, worsened by the COVID-19 pandemic, resulting in food insecurity and limits people’s access to safer, healthier food options, says the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) . The agency made this statement as countries commemorated World Food Safety Day (WFSD) yesterday. On 3rd June 2021, Dr. Lisa Indar, CARPHA Director for Surveillance Disease Prevention and Control (SDPC), pr …
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