Tuesday, July 16, 2024
Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

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

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...

The NIDS Focus Coalition, a coalition of civil society organisations, launches its National Identification System (NIDS) platform on Thursday, June 17, 2021. The platform, nidsfocus.com, is aimed at protecting human rights, supporting inclusion, participation and transparency by providing Jamaicans...

Throughout history, men have been the warriors, hunters, and breadwinners of society. Now imagine a warrior or a hunter in therapy. It’s hard to imagine right? A hunter would not admit to needing help or even admit to having...

Last Friday, managers and team leaders from Sandals Royal Caribbean, Sandals Montego Bay and Sandals Inn traded in their high heels and bow ties for sweat pants and sneakers as they stepped away from their desks and got active...

According to a statistical report from the Ministry of Health, due to the absence of employees from the workplace because of mental health issues, the country lost over $859 million in...

More than fourteen hundred students across the island will be able to get online for classes and take advantage of distance learning instructions following the donation of digital tablets from the Sandals Foundation. The island’s numbers form part of more...

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 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 We Inspire Agency, led by C. E.O, Cortia Bingham kicked started the #WeInspireGirlsToBeStrongWomen school tour in St. James on Tuesday, March 7.  With a group of dedicated sponsors which included The Jamaica Observer, Lasco Lasoy, i-Cool, Foska Oats, ARRC Media, Iprint, BluePrint, Elle...

With the increase of social media usage, one of the main concerns is the rise of cyberbullying. According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, cyberbullying is the electronic posting of negative or mean-spirited messages about a person, often done...