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The Leader of the Opposition, Mr Mark Golding, will visit Jamaicans in the United Kingdom from October 5 to October 8. Mr Golding will make every attempt to meet as many Jamaicans as possible throughout his visit, including stakeholder meetings, town hall meetings, and public cultural events.
As Jamaicans, we are pleased to talk in our own dialect, whatever it may be, since we were informed that no matter how we sound, we are significant. Thank you for your message, Miss Lou. It will be remembered as a badge of honour throughout history.
Through its Care for Kids Scholarship programme, Sandals Foundation through the support of their parent company Sandals & Beaches Resorts have awarded US$60,000 in Scholarships. The scholarships have been awarded across the Caribbean to students who are pursuing undergraduate degrees in a variety of disciplines.
The longstanding partnership between the European Union and Jamaica was recently underscored with the largest Jamaican cohort to be awarded with the Erasmus Mundus Scholarships. These scholars will complete their programme of studies at universities throughout Europe.
Through an initiative by the Ministry of Education, eight high schools across the island are set to participate in the Furniture Making Programme. This initiative will serve to build entrepreneurial skills among high school students to augment their academic pursuits.