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Texaco Jamaica Endorses Global Resilience Centre
Texaco Jamaica has pledged its full backing of the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre (GTRCM) that was launched in January in Montego Bay. The announcement was made today (Februar.....
| 2019-02-20 15:03:05 # Views :619

Research Centre tackles child sexual exploitation in Jamaica as part of gender-based violence prevention
Around 15 million adolescent girls aged 15-19 have experienced forced sex in their lifetime. Although adolescent boys are also at risk, global estimates are unavailable. Global statistics also show th.....
| 2019-01-31 17:05:30 # Views :615

DANIEL DAWES SELECTED AS NEW USF CEO
The Universal Service Fund is announcing the selection of its new CEO, Mr. Daniel Dawes. Mr Dawes joined the Agency in the capacity of Chief Executive Officer on January 2. The position of CEO was a.....
| 2019-01-09 14:55:01 # Views :592

Zion strikes again with ‘The Main Stage’
Following the success of his first release for Trinidad and Tobago’s 2019 Carnival, actor, dancer and singer Zion has released his second Soca single for the upcoming season entitled ‘The Main Stage’......
| 2018-11-06 14:23:40 # Views :569

Jamaica will need 98,000 health and education professionals by 2040
A new IDB study from the series The future of work in Latin America and the Caribbean estimates that Jamaica will need 49,000 teachers, 12,000 doctors and 37,000 nurses by the year 2040......
| 2019-01-30 11:36:52 # Views :569

CPFSA supporting families affected by fire in Grants Pen
The Child Protection and Family Services Agency (CPFSA) earlier today dispatched a team of first responders to 33 Grants Pen Road, St. Andrew, the scene of the fire in which twin toddlers Nahelia and .....
| 2019-02-05 13:34:36 # Views :568

MGI conducting hydrodynamic modelling of solid waste in the Kingston Harbour
The Mona GeoInformatics Institute (MGI) is currently conducting hydrodynamic modelling of solid waste in the Kingston Harbour to gauge the impact of the distribution and spread of garbage flowing into.....
| 2019-02-12 14:50:16 # Views :563

CHASE, NHF and TEF INVEST IN STATE-OF-ART CANCER TREATMENT FACILTY
The Ministry of Health in collaboration with project partners, the CHASE Fund, the National Health Fund (NHF) and the Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF), has opened the National Cancer Treatment Centre on.....
| 2018-11-29 11:27:36 # Views :560

National Meteorological Officers to benefit from Climate Product and Climate Services Training
As climate change impacts intensify in the Caribbean, the region is scaling up responses by improving availability of climate information, products and services and expanding climate networks. Meteoro.....
| 2018-11-29 11:43:46 # Views :553

Inaugural event explores blue economy strategy to drive energy transformation in the Caribbean
The Caribbean could transform its energy sector and diversify economic activity by exploring marine renewable energy development, says Monica La Bennett, Vice-President (Operations) at the Caribbean D.....
| 2018-11-12 12:37:12 # Views :551

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