In delivering Jamaica’s 3rd Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Report to the UN Human Rights Council, Senator the Honourable Kamina Johnson Smith defended Jamaica’s human rights record, highlighting the country’s long history in support of the promotion and protection of human rights starting with its first presentation in the UN General Assembly in 1963. "We are […]
JMMB Joan Duncan Foundation Helps to Transform Online Learning with J$10M Donation to ‘One Laptop or Tablet Per Child’ Initiative. The donation will allow thousands of children to take part in school during the COVID-19 pandemic.
It is always a pleasure to see the world reach for the best and the brightest, and they end up Jamaican. We salute you Dr Walcott for this major honour and wish you well with continued success.
Jamaica Reach to Recovery (JRR), the support arm of the Jamaica Cancer Society (JCS), was presented with a cheque for JMD$1,000,000 from the Insurance Company of the West Indies (ICWI) on Friday, October 23, 2020, at their head offices in Kingston, Jamaica. ICWI has been a long-standing partner of the Jamaica Cancer Society, and Jamaica […]
Sandals Foundation pulls all stops and lets it flow for schools across four of Jamaica's parishes. The foundation has installed hand washing sanitation stations valued at US$22,000.
Every Mikkle Foundation will push Youth Entrepreneurs to see if they can represent the Caribbean region as the best there is. Master Classes, handholding, and networking with give each youth the opportunity to thrive as a business.
The ICWI is grinning ear to ear with the knowledge that the years of investment they made in Kahlil Walker has paid off. Kahlil is heading to Yale and to take on the world. All this, because of the people who believed in him and his desire not to let himself and them down.
The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) would like to commend the Minister of Education, the Hon. Fayval Williams for the establishment of the Education COVID-19 Management Task Force. “The creation of this task force is a positive development as it is effectively a form of social partnership which brings all stakeholders together to devise […]
"Win a laptop" quizzes have paid off well for 6 students. They have all received brand new laptops thanks to JP, Wisynco, and Tru-Juice.
Permanent Representative of Jamaica to the International Seabed Authority (ISA), and former Deputy Solicitor General, Dr Kathy-Ann Brown was elected on Wednesday, August 26, 2020, as one of seven Judges to serve on the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) for the period 2020-2029 during the Meeting of the States Parties to […]