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BELIZE: National Emergency Minister Castro thankful for Humanitarian Response Training Workshop

27 July 2018

The Honourable Edmund Castro, Minister of National Emergency Management applauded the July 24 -26, 2018 Humanitarian Response Training workshop which was delivered by representatives from the UN Country System in Belize. The workshop focused on the needs of the vulnerable including children, adolescents, women and the elderly, when faced with emergency situations

UNFPA Caribbean staff presence was felt with Indira Card, Sumin Kim , Aurora Noguera-Ramkissoon, Tisa Grant and Adler Bynoe being very involved in the workshop. Our team members facilitated interactive group sessions, managed a virtual platform and delivered presentations on Gender and Humanitarian Settings, Gender Equality in Humanitarian Settings and the Minimum Initial Service Package (MISP) for Reproductive Health in Emergencies.