Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

Updates on positive developments, events and activities in the island.

Persons who missed the initial November 30, 2018 deadline for the National Festival of the Performing Arts, a staple on the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission’s annual calendar, will be able to enter on spot at the Competition’s...

Jamaica’s well renown women’s empowerment group, We Inspire Ltd JA, is set to host its second staging of their “We Inspire Women’s Brunch” on Sunday, January 27, 2019 at the Holiday Inn Resort. The exclusive...

Jamaica along with Grenada, Haiti, and Saint Lucia have been earmarked for the installation of rainwater harvesting  systems to strengthen their climate resilience through the management of water challenges. Technical experts in the water and health sectors...

Jamaica’s US$10 million climate change adaptation project was one of three country projects (Rwanda and South Africa) highlighted at a contributor event put on by the Adaptation Fund at the UN Climate Talks in Poland on Wednesday.

Sandals Negril’s Marsha Lewis was all smiles as she served cake and juice to some youngsters of Happy Hearts Early Childhood Institution in Negril. Lewis was a part of a group of Sandals Foundation Ambassadors from...

Imagine taking your child to school only to be greeted by the goats, cows, and horses owned by local residents in your child’s schoolyard. It’s not a pleasant thought, to say the least, yet for the past several years...

As climate change impacts intensify in the Caribbean, the region is scaling up responses by improving the availability of climate information, products and services and expanding climate networks. Meteorological officers from Meteorological Service, Jamaica are set to benefit from...

Keeping children focused both inside and outside the classroom is a talent that often eludes even the most seasoned educators and parents. To avoid these children continuing to slip through the proverbial cracks, the Sandals Foundation has engaged noted...

TALKS WITH TESS

“The time will pass anyway.  You can either spend it creating the life you want or spend it living the life you don’t want. ...