60 healthcare workers trained to identify cases of gender-based violence

    Some 60 healthcare workers across the island have benefited from training to identify and handle cases of gender based violence. The training was conducted recently by the National Family Planning Board (NFPB), in collaboration with Health Policy Plus (HP+). The initiative was carried out as a training of trainers in the field, who will subsequently […]

      Teaching Exceptional Children

      Ability – it is a short and a sweet word, but it has a deeper meaning, and, when translated to application, this word becomes the marked difference between leading a ‘normal’ life and leading one that isn’t so normal. In the grand scheme of life, the perceivable ‘normal’ tasks become climbing a 90-degree bare rock […]

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        Debbie Bissoon: No violence in love

        SHE is a renowned media personality who is passionate about women’s affairs, particularly domestic and intimate partner violence. Born and raised in Hayes, Clarendon, Debbie Bissoon told All Woman that growing up her interest was in law, but while at Clarendon College, her literature teacher helped to unearth a talent that eventually became her way of life. […]

          60 healthcare workers trained to identify cases of gender-based violence

          Some 60 healthcare workers across the island have benefited from training to identify and handle cases of gender based violence. The training was conducted recently by the National Family Planning Board (NFPB), in collaboration with Health Policy Plus (HP+). The initiative was carried out as a training of trainers in the field, who will subsequently […]

            Teaching Exceptional Children

            Ability – it is a short and a sweet word, but it has a deeper meaning, and, when translated to application, this word becomes the marked difference between leading a ‘normal’ life and leading one that isn’t so normal. In the grand scheme of life, the perceivable ‘normal’ tasks become climbing a 90-degree bare rock […]

              Hello Mi Neighbour | Let’s Have A Heart To Heart

              July 13, 2016 Hello mi neighbour! Let’s have a little heart to heart. I wish you no ill and trust that you’ll pay me a similar compliment. We’ll endeavour not to spoil our day: Jamaica’s question today is “whey mek people suh wicked to them one annoda?” Hear my mother’s response (God bless her heart): […]

                50 Travel Professionals Hailed As Winter Tourist Season Gets Under Way

                Western Bureau: Destination Jamaica’s top-50 travel professionals among the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom have produced 101,000 room nights for the country’s tourism industry. The 50 were recognised for their outstanding contribution at the annual Jamaica Travel Specialist One Love Reward ceremony at the Hyatt Ziva and Hyatt Zilara at Rose Hall on […]

                  Emily Ratajkowski Really Embraced Jamaica During Her Beach Getaway

                  If you’re one of Emily Ratajkowski‘s 17 million Instagram fans, then you’re probably pretty aware that she has spent the past few days luxuriating in a tropical paradise. The model/actress/designer is always jetting off to picturesque locales—at least according to social media—and each destination inspires a serious case of wanderlust. Her recent jaunt to Jamaica’s Rockhouse Hotel was no […]