Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

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

Keeping children focused both inside and outside the classroom is a talent that often eludes even the most seasoned educators and parents. To avoid these children continuing to slip through the proverbial cracks, the Sandals Foundation has engaged noted...

“People have a choice, animals don’t,” said one resident of Whitehouse as she debated a point outside the Whitehouse Community Center while waiting to have her dogs neutered at a recent Spay and Neuter Clinic. The three-day clinic, which...

Over 2,000 residents in Fellowship, Portland are expected to benefit from the installation of a comprehensive flood early warning system to assist the community in managing potential flood-related disasters. The equipment was received at a handover ceremony on October...

Jayvia Clarke is the 2018 Mini Miss Roots Fm Pageant Talent Queen. The 10 years old who represented the Rosetown community was crowned by her sister, who is the past queen, at the Olympia Crown hotel on Saturday, October...

When team members from Sandals, Beaches and Grand Pineapple Resorts in Negril visited Jabneh Christian Academy in April, they knew immediately, that they were helping to create a winning peace garden. They were right, as the Grange Hill-based institution...

In keeping with one of its core mandate to preserve the environment, Sandals Montego Bay recently hosted a recycle wear competition which allowed team members to express their commitment to the environment through fashion and creativity. The recycle competition...

Some 10 million listeners across the United States of America tuned in to their favourite disc jockeys (DJs) promoting Jamaica and Sandals Resorts last week as Sandals Negril hosted 18 top US radio shows reaching a total of 20...

Popular fashion design house in western Jamaica Kokobeenz has made a bold symbolic step to support the government’s recent call for businesses to discontinue the use of plastic bags.  The small business entity which is located in the parish...

 Agriculture stakeholders, private sector organizations, research and educational institutions, financial institutions, government, and development assistance partners, charted a pathway to strengthening Jamaica’s resilience landscape at a learning symposium themed “Lessons in Resilience Building: Towards Replication and Sustainability. The event...

“The only limit there is in Tourism is the limit you place on yourself,” was the statement reiterated by Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association Vice President, Robert Headley as he addressed over 200 students attending a World Tourism Day...

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...