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Releases By Jamaica Environment Trust

GOJ concedes Certificate of Exemption wrongly issued in Goat Islands Case
The Supreme Court of Jamaica today heard submissions from the Jamaica Environment Trust (JET) concerning the issuance of Certificates of Exemption under the Access to Information Act with regard to do.....
Jamaica Environment Trust | 2014-10-23 19:40:04 # Views :1620

JET welcomes news of no coal plant for JAMALCO
The Jamaica Environment Trust (JET) welcomes the recent announcement that there will be no coal fired plant for the JAMALCO facility in Clarendon......
Jamaica Environment Trust | 2016-06-02 20:52:13 # Views :1550

International Coastal Cleanup Day is Saturday, September 20
The Jamaica Environment Trust (JET) has received an overwhelming response to International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) Day Jamaica, to be held on Saturday, September 20, 2014......
Jamaica Environment Trust | 2014-09-10 20:58:44 # Views :1548

Moving sand from Negril matters says Mccaulay
Last week, a large volume of sand and soil was removed from the foundation excavations of a hotel in Negril and the ensuing commentary has focused on whether or not the investor had the correct permit.....
Jamaica Environment Trust | 2016-01-18 13:40:46 # Views :1534

On Tuesday, June 18, the Jamaica Environment Trust (JET) hosted the 20th annual awards ceremony for its Schools’ Environment Programme (SEP) at the Spanish Court Hotel in Kingston. It was a bitterswee.....
Jamaica Environment Trust | 2018-06-26 10:54:27 # Views :1483

Court gives JET permission to file case against Min. Of Finance and Planning and Port Authority
On May 22, 2014, the Supreme Court gave permission to the Jamaica Environment Trust (JET) to file an application for judicial review challenging the decision of the Minister of Finance and Planning, .....
Jamaica Environment Trust | 2014-05-28 23:50:19 # Views :1438

Gov’t issues another Certificate of Exemption to prevent release of information on Goat Islands Transshipment Port Project
The Jamaica Environment Trust (JET) has learned that the Minister of Transport, Works and Housing, the Hon. Dr. Omar Davies, has issued a new Certificate of Exemption to exempt agreements and proposal.....
Jamaica Environment Trust | 2014-11-12 20:11:49 # Views :1420

The Jamaica Environment Trust (JET) has received recent reports from residents of Industry Cove in Hanover expressing serious concerns regarding the construction of a housing scheme and the associated.....
Jamaica Environment Trust | 2018-10-18 16:18:20 # Views :1272

Jamaica scores poorly on access rights in the region
A new research tool to evaluate the progress of countries in giving their citizens rights to access information, access to justice and rights for public participation shows Jamaica scoring well below .....
Jamaica Environment Trust | 2015-05-21 16:23:16 # Views :1120

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