The festival queens of St. Catherine and Manchester were crowned. The two powerful women triumphed after a hard-fought struggle. Now we await the announcement of the remaining winners from throughout the nation.
The response to the COVID-19 Health crisis has highlighted many issues with the global health system. Minister Christopher Tufton made this his focus during his address to the World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland.
After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, Judith Falloon-Reid is preparing to go on a multi-city tour with her Aaah-Inspiring Antarctica, A Jamaican on Ice Experience, which debuted to great acclaim at the National Library of Jamaica in March 2020. Malachi Smith, a dub poet, will join her.
India and Jamaica are celebrating milestones in democracy in 2022. India will celebrate its 75th anniversary of Independence, while Jamaica will be celebrating its 60th anniversary of independence. The state visit of India’s Prime Minister served to enhance cooperation between the two nation states.
Healthcare practitioner and investor, Dr. David Walcott, has for the third time been invited to sit among more than 300 public figures at the highly-anticipated physical staging of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting in Davos later this month. This serves as a landmark event representing the first large-scale in-person convening by the WEF since the pandemic.
Over 300 girls attended the Invest in Girls Summit 2022 with tremendous enthusiasm. Participants were equipped to feel at ease and secure with their biological cycle. Empowering Future leaders was the theme of the summit, which was backed by the GrassROOTS Community Foundation and the HerFlow Foundation.
World Championship 2022 is coming up in Eugene, Oregon during July 2022. In the lead up to World Championships, the JAAA has pledged $3 million dollars to support a four-part Jubilee Series for senior athletes.
Rwandan President Kagame’s state visit was both successful and meaningful. Jamaica and the African country will now work together to strengthen relations in both regions. The benefits will be felt by our people and set an example of the benefits when we work together directly.