Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

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

      The Sandals, Beaches and Grand Pineapple Negril BempowHERed movement recently assisted eight young females to honour empowering women in their lives as part of the resorts’ International Women’s Day activities. The BempowHERed movement geared towards highlighting the awesome impact of...

In celebration of Peace Day 2018, Sandals Foundation Volunteers and Environment, Health and Safety Guardians from Sandals South Coast worked alongside students of the Petersfield Primary school to lay the ground work for the school’s first official peace garden. This...

The Blue and John Crow Mountains National Park celebrated their 25th anniversary on Sunday, February 25, 2018, with an event dubbed "Symphony in the Mountains”. The celebrations which took place at Holywell (the National Park’s main recreation area) commemorated...

Sections of Brompton in St. Elizabeth are looking a lot more welcoming after Sandals South Coast Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) Guardians visited the communities of Cambridge and Speculation on Friday, February 23rd dropping out recycled garbage bins and...

 The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange, says creative practitioners such as musicians, dancers, visual artists, filmmakers, among others, must prepare themselves for retirement and death. The Minister’s comments were made at a seminar on...

On February 24, lovers of live music were treated to a night of stellar performances by some of the brightest young stars in Jamaica’s sonic constellation at HEMPRESS SATIVA LIVE, staged at Skyline Levels, the creative hub built by...

Yes, you read right! On February 15th, the USAID-funded, Fi Wi Jamaica project honoured 48 graduates from its first Masters-in-Residence cohort during an action-packed and entertaining, ceremony at the Spanish Court Hotel’s Valencia Suite. You could hear, see, feel and...

The Honourable Olivia Grange, Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment, and Sport has called for the establishment of a formal relationship between all the Domino organisations in the country. Minister Grange who was addressing the launch of the Dragon Stout World Domino...

SANDALS SOUTH COAST LAUNCHES REEF AND FOREST KEEPERS PROGRAMME Whitehouse, Westmoreland – February 8, 2018 –A new dimension was added to the educational process for students at the Black River and Ferris Primary schools recently as Sandals South Coast officially...

JCDC 55 Gospel Finalists Chosen The top ten finalists for the 2018 staging of the Jamaica Gospel Song Competition were chosen from the semi-final round of the competition, held on Ash Wednesday, February 14. The finalists, who will compete to...

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