Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

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

The Blue and John Crow Mountains National Park celebrates the 25th anniversary of its designation under the Natural Resources Conservation Authority (NRCA) Act on 26th February 2018. The 41,000-hectare property is Jamaica’s only National Park and its 26,000 hectare,...

DUMFRIES, St. James- Residents of the Dumfries community in St. James last Friday came in groups of threes and more to take full advantage of the complementary services at the fourth staging of the Annual Health and Social Fair...

On September 29th, Sandals Resorts in the Montego Bay region (Sandals Royal Caribbean, Sandals Montego Bay, and Sandals Inn) official launched the Start Up X Business Venture programme which is aimed at fostering wealth and job creation as well...

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...

The patriotic screams of support and jubilation filled the air at the Sandals Resorts Montego Bay regional finals for the talent search competition dubbed Encore which was held last Wednesday, August 2nd. Eight Models, singers, dancers and other showmen...

Volunteers from Sandals Montego Bay, Sandals Royal Caribbean and Sandals Inn partnered with the major emporiums such as the Mega Mart Supermarket and Fontana Pharmacy to distribute over 1000 reusable shopping bags in an effort to promote garbage reduction...

The Dowdie Foundation will be embarking on a mission to assist our children in state and private run facilities this Holiday season. We will be hosting a six-a-side football tournament on the 16th of December, 2017 at the Molynes Sports facility off Waltham...

The disabled population in St. Elizabeth will have increased access to vision and hearing screening among other health services as well as climate change information when the Nathan Ebanks hosts its first Family Expo and Special Needs Resource Fair,...

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...

Taste buds at Sandals South Coast were set on fire on Emancipation Day, as department teams plated over 21 decadent Jamaican delicacies in the resort’s Emancipendence Cook-Off. The Emancipendence Cook-Off, which has quickly become an annual highlight for the Luxury...

TALKS WITH TESS

As you read from the title, this will be a two-part series. I mean, how can we shatter stereotypes of fat Caribbean women in...