Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

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

The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange interacts with the child of a student of the Women's Centre of Jamaica Foundation being embraced by Reggae Girl, Deneisha Blackwood. The Reggae Girlz...

Last year Canada surpassed the US in additional air lift to Jamaica, with some 42,000 new air seats added for the winter tourism season. While the Jamaican government remains keen in their pursuit of additional airlift from key markets, Sandals...

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...

TALKS WITH TESS

“Black women are made out of brown sugar, cocoa, honey and gold. And the strength of ten thousand moons”. ~ Unknown We have to accept...