Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

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

Canada-based recycling company Panther Corporation has been operating in St James for the past six years. There are big plans in the pipeline to assist the National Solid Waste Management Authority to facilitate recycling and garbage collection in several...

From October 2 through 6, Residents from Westmoreland and St. Elizabeth will have access to free eye care at the Great Shape! Inc. iCare Clinic. The clinic, to be held at the Cambridge United Church in Brompton, St. Elizabeth from...

International Epilepsy Awareness Day (usually celebrated on the 2nd Monday in February), will be celebrated 9 February this year, by the Jamaican Epilepsy Association (JEA) on a renewed mission to educate the public and spread awareness about the highly...

On February 11, 2017, Sexy & Wealthy in Heels will be hosting their 2nd panel event, Brand U in Kingston! Offhandedly, the phrase ‘Sexy and Wealthy in Heels’, could generate the image of a fierce, and slender woman strutting down...

Ashleigh-Ann Mowatt’s podcast on the topic of homophobia in the Jamaican music scene was selected as one of three country winners of the International Podcast Challenge, This was the first year that the Podcast Challenge, which is open to all...

Young Women Encouraged to Enter 2018 Festival Queen Competition The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) is currently on an island-wide search for empowered young women who are intelligent, culturally-aware and poised and are seeking a platform to make their contributions...

The Kids Campus Foundation and Stars of Hope Community Outreach Programme in partnership  with the Family Christian Centre hosted a Medical Mission dubbed “Healthcare Professionals Helping Our Community”  in an effort to encourage and educate the public to take responsibility of their health and lifestyle...
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The UWI Panoridim Steel Orchestra Presents another epic and stunning performance of Steel-pan Music that will feature an important part of its historical and artistic heritage over the years as a society of University of the West Indies, Mona Campus. Slated for March 23-...

“At last, with an official boundary and no threat of mining, the Cockpit Country has a chance of joining the Blue and John Crow Mountains as another mixed World Heritage Site” remarked Dr. Susan Otuokon, Executive Director of the...

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