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Monkeypox included in CDEMA preparedness plans

June 3rd, 2022

The Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency’s natural disaster strategies have not only prepared them for COVID-19 but to handle other health-related hazards like monkeypox.

This has been stressed by Executive Director Elizabeth Riley.

Speaking during a press conference about the 2022 Atlantic Hurricane season she noted the a number of procedures were established in conjunction with CARPHA since 2020.

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