COVID-19 is with us, we are very saddened by the many deaths around the world and our heart goes out to families who suffered because of this pandemic. However, we must plan sensibly for the future.
We in the ECTAD Caribbean Network, have been in online consultations for many weeks and are now looking at the position of agriculture and the food system, and where they stand in trying to craft our strategy as a contribution in helping with this crisis.
The Health Authorities have done a fantastic job in terms of promoting, informing and educating about health, sanitation and safety measures, which are well researched and available for all. Following these simple health measures can go a long way in helping to reduce the health impact of this pandemic.