Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

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

Caribbean, 4 July, 2017 (IUCN) - The International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) are increasing its efforts to help Caribbean countries boost fair access to their genetic resources and equitable...

On Tuesday, September 5, 2017, the United States’ Multiregional International Visitors Leadership Program (IVLP) will commence with participants from 23 countries across the world. Fabian Thomas, Adjunct Lecturer in the Institute of Caribbean Studies at the University of the...

Fifty-one community and civil society organisations will be implementing projects to boost climate change adaptation in Jamaica after being awarded grants totalling J$228,000,000.00 under the Special Climate Change Adaptation Fund (SCCAF) – one of two funding mechanism under the...

Owen–rand Live is the first staging of an annual event under the banner or guidance of Music-intry ideas Productions . This first staging, slated for Saturday March 25 starting at 7pm, is a free event to announce Owen-rand as...

“Keithus I” has released his third reggae album with Jahdynasty Production and is ready to give the industry another taste of sweet authentic reggae music. This current album has 13 tracks which include his current single “Ethiopia”. “The People’s Cry”...

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...

On Saturday, January 6, 2018, the lawns of Jamaica House in Kingston was transformed into a musical haven with electrifying performances from top shot, Jamaican artistes such as Agent Sasco, Dexta Daps, Shenseea, Ding Dong and the Ravers, and international superstars...

The Central Region will launch the 2018 Jamaica Culinary Arts Competition’s Regional Culinary Champs at the Kendall Camp Ground in Mandeville, Manchester on Friday, April 20. The regional champs, which is free and open to the public, will see...

The Affairs of the Heart Health and Beauty Expo held recently at Sandals South Coast is yet another indication that the health and well-being of its over 700 employees remain high on the resort’s priority list. The event, organised...

The Kid’s Camp Foundation and Stars of Hope Community Outreach Programme in partnership with the Jamaica Awareness Association of California(Diaspora) will be hosting its Medical Mission dubbed “Healthcare Professionals Helping Our Community” in an effort to encourage and educate the public...

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