Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

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

Children First, is our unique community-based organization formed in 1997 which uses creative participatory and developmental approaches to provide life-changing programmes for children and adolescents. We have locations in Kingston and St. Catherine. We facilitate bi-weekly Wednesday Kreatively Kool...

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...

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...

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...

Falmouth’s noted Georgian architecture and rich historical heritage will take centre stage on October 18, with the inaugural staging of the Falmouth Heritage Exposition, in Water Square in the parish capital.  The heritage expo aims to boost civic pride in Falmouth by...

Almost 200 team members from Sandals Montego Bay turned out to the HEART Trust’s football field in Flankers, Montego Bay to participate in the flagship resort’s series of field activities. All were decked out in their respective house colours-...

On Monday, December 11, 2017, 7 p.m. the Serengeti at Hope Zoo will come to life with the musical Forbidden Fruit. Forbidden Fruit is a coming of age story about two young people from different backgrounds that fall in...

Over 1 million radio listeners across the United Kingdom (UK) got a touch of Jamaican hospitality when six UK-based radio stations broadcast live from Sandals Montego from June 13-22. The event was made possible through a partnership with the Jamaica Tourist Board...

On December 11, 2017, the Jamaica Conservation and Development Trust (JCDT) hosted a launch ceremony for the Blue and John Crow Mountains National Park (BJCMNP) 25th Anniversary. The launch, which also coincided with International Mountain Day, informed guests about...

TALKS WITH TESS

“The time will pass anyway.  You can either spend it creating the life you want or spend it living the life you don’t want. ...