Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

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

The Sandals Foundation continues to spread holiday cheer this year with thousands of children across the island set to receive brand new toys and games through the foundation’s annual Christmas Toy Drive. The Toy Drive has been a staple calendar...

The iBloom Foundation is a non-profit organization focused on mitigating the societal incongruities faced by the disadvantaged and disparaged individuals through meaningful partnerships. The 7-month-old foundation has been creating waves through various initiatives aimed at the betterment of the...

We, graduates of the Live well Jamaica programme embarked on a six-week campaign entitled Man Up JA, in an attempt to uplift Jamaican young men, into a mental place of determination and self-appreciation. Campaign managers Julisa Sterling who is...

When you think of the acronym TLC the first thing that comes to mind is Tender Loving Care right? So what would you think about Mental TLC? If you thought ‘giving your mental health some tender loving care’ you...

The Adaptation Programme and Financing Mechanism (AP&FM) of the Pilot Programme for Climate Resilience (PPCR) was awarded third place for exceptional execution – excellent project planning and delivery in the Inter-American Development Bank’s Project Execution Challenge.  Project Manager, Dr. Winsome...

Jamaica AIDS Support Life (JASL) will now be offering pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) as an additional preventative option for people at substantial risk of contracting the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). The organisation has officially launched its PreP programme via a...

Corona mash up yuh life, nuh true? It mess up some a di likkle plans dem you did already set out fi di year and maybe you’ve thought once or twice “wah mi fi do?”, am I right? …...

In a further step to enhance its already industry-leading COVID-19 prevention and response protocols, and in particular to safeguard the health and safety of its employees, Sandals Resorts International is moving to install walk-through sanitization machines at all its...

The Corona Virus came to Jamaica in March of 2020. No one could have predicted it would be here for so long and no one could have imagined the impact it would have on us as Jamaicans. Aside from...

Sankofa Arts & Facilitation, in partnership with Kingston Creative will present Tribe Sankofa in a 3-performance virtual season entitled WORD-SOUL – THE ‘COVID19 NAAH FLOP WI SHOW’ EDITION online on August 28th, 29th, and 30th. TRIBE SANKOFA is a performing arts collective, under the...

TALKS WITH TESS

If you’re fat (yes I said fat; you will be seeing this word a lot in my posts and I will tell you later...