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Private Sector Support for Persons with Disabilities in Sports and Culture

The UWI Centre for Disability Studies (UWICDS) held its Regional Disability Studies Conference on Wednesday March 7, 2018. The theme for this conference is “Enhancing the Disability Agenda through Sports and Culture in the Caribbean.” The CEO of the PSOJ, Ms. Jennifer McDonald, made a presentation at the Centre for Disability Studies regional conference: “The importance of public-private partnership in […]

Crime Reduction Strategies Being Implemented In South St. Andrew

Disabled Community Making Significant Contribution to Creative Industries

Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Hon. Olivia Grange, has lauded the disabled community for its contribution to Jamaica’s rich cultural industry. “People with disabilities are making a significant contribution to the cultural and creative industries. The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) has a strong track record of engaging people with disabilities in its […]

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Sustainable Development Activities in Accompong Town

Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Hon. Olivia Grange, says the Government will be undertaking infrastructural and other sustainable development activities in Accompong Town, in St. Elizabeth. Speaking at a ceremony to mark the 280th anniversary of the signing of the Peace Treaty between the Accompong Town Maroons and the British in the community […]

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