As part of the One Health Caribbean Leadership Series, teams are required to complete a National Project. These projects were designed with the mission of addressing and solving real problems in the various countries. Problems were identified at the interface between human, animal and environmental health.
PROJECT TITLE: Reducing the incidence of Vector Borne Diseases in the community of Anse La Raye by the containerized backyard gardening system.
Improve food security and income generation by introducing backyard containerized home gardening and composting systems.
Reduce the vector breeding sites (Breteau index), by improving waste management and water storage facilities.
Team St. Lucia L-R
Dr. Auria King-Cenac
Dr. Alisha D. Eugene