Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

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

The schools, Garlands Primary, John’s Hall Primary and Glendevon Seventh Day Adventist Basic School received educational items for teachers and students as well as resources to assist with sport and recreational development.

Forty four participants from eight Caribbean countries are now better equipped to effectively plan and respond to the impact of climate change and disasters in the Region. On Friday (March 1, 2019), the group of community development practitioners completed a...

The Red Bank Primary and Infant Department is now safer and more secure thanks to the recent installation of a perimeter fence around the school compound. The school, which was only 55% enclosed in prior years, solicited the help...

Over 30 children from the community of Flankers in St. James were given a special post Valentine’s Day treat …a “Day or Love” by team members from Sandals Resorts in the Montego Bay Region, held at the Flankers Resource Centre...

Last week major stakeholders in the Whitehouse and Bluefields Solid Waste Reduction Project met with residents in the communities to review the progress of the project and discuss the way forward. Launched on World Ocean’s Day 2018 (June 8) through grant...

With Black History Month now in full swing, local dancehall artist and entertainer Grace Hamilton- more popularly known as Spice, visited the University of Technology campus earlier this week to kick start the “Black Hypocrisy Movement” forum.

The CIF/IDB grant funded Investment Plan of the Caribbean Regional Track of the Pilot Programme for Climate Resilience (PPCR) project in collaboration with the Caribbean Public Health Agency, (CARPHA) is building on efforts to improve climate resilient community water systems in the...

With a resolution to make health and fitness a way of life more than a fad, the Sandals Negril team has opened a brand new state of the art fitness centre, just for staff. The facility...

For the team at Sandals South Coast love comes in many forms and so for Valentines’ Day they partnered with the Sandals Foundation and decided to spread the love beyond their doors by donating much needed refrigerators to two schools in...

TALKS WITH TESS

As you read from the title, this will be a two-part series. I mean, how can we shatter stereotypes of fat Caribbean women in...