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Minister of Housing, Urban Renewal, Environment and Climate Change, the Hon. Pearnel Charles Jr. (sixth right) is flanked by young people at the Youth Month tree-planting ceremony on Wednesday (November 25) at Boulevard Baptist Church in Kingston. ​locked by young people from the Boulevard Baptist Church.

Minister of Housing, Urban Renewal, Environment and Climate Change, the Hon. Pearnel Charles Jr. (sixth right) is flanked by young people at the Youth Month …

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Minister of Housing, Urban Renewal, Environment and Climate Change, Hon. Pearnel Charles (centre), plants a Lignum Vitae tree with the help of the Chief Executive Officer and Conservator of Forest, Forestry Department, Ainsley Henry (right). Looking on is President of the Jamaica Millennium Vision for Youth, Chad Rattray. Occasion was the Youth Month tree planting exercise on Wednesday (November 25) at Boulevard Baptist Church in Kingston.

Minister of Housing, Urban Renewal, Environment and Climate Change, Hon. Pearnel Charles (centre), plants a Lignum Vitae tree with the help of the Chief Executive …

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Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Fayval Williams (right), assists student of the Clan Carthy Primary School, in Kingston, Venecia Cuff, to use a tablet, when she visited the school recently to hand over tablets. More than 40,000 tablets are being distributed across the island by e-Learning Jamaica (e-LJam), to students in grades four to six to support virtual learning, and for learners on the Programme of Advancement Through Health and Education (PATH). The objective is to provide needy students with the necessary tools to function in the online teaching and learning environment.

Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Fayval Williams (right), assists student of the Clan Carthy Primary School, in Kingston, Venecia Cuff, to use a …

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Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Hon. Floyd Green (centre), inspects a plant during a recent tour of flood-damaged areas in St. Thomas. Observing are Chief Executive Officer of the Rural Agricultural Development Authority (RADA), Peter Thompson (left); and RADA Parish Manager, Bevene Martin Dickenson. Farms in South and West Albion, Phillipsfield, Wheelersfield and Plantain Garden River Agro Park in the parish were visited. A tour of Serge Island farms was also conducted.

Agriculture and Fisheries Minister, Hon. Floyd Green (centre), inspects a plant during a recent tour of flood-damaged areas in St. Thomas. Observing are Chief Executive …

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Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Fayval Williams (centre) and Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Hon. Desmond McKenzie (second left), interact with students following a ceremony for the handing over of devices under the Tablets in Schools programme at the Denham Town Primary School in Western Kingston on Friday (November 20). The students (from left) are: Andre Burke, St. Anne’s Primary; Thaliah Allen, Chetolah Mel Nathan Educational Centre; and Camelia Howell, Denham Town Primary.

Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Fayval Williams (centre) and Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Hon. Desmond McKenzie (second left), interact with …

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Minister of National Security, Hon. Dr. Horace Chang (left,) conversing with Chargé d’Affaires, United States Embassy in Kingtson, John McIntyre, during the grant signing ceremony and launch of United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded Local Partner Development (LPD) Programme at the Terra Nova All-Suite Hotel in St. Andrew on Thursday (November 19).

Minister of National Security, Hon. Dr. Horace Chang (left,) conversing with Chargé d’Affaires, United States Embassy in Kingtson, John McIntyre, during the grant signing ceremony …

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Health and Wellness Minister, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton, displays the interim guidelines for the clinical management of diabetes and hypertension in Jamaica during the virtual launch of the Public-Private Partnership for Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) pilot programme on Tuesday (November 17). Under the initiative, non-coronavirus (COVID-19) patients with the chronic conditions, who access care at health centres, will be referred to selected private providers.

Health and Wellness Minister, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton, displays the interim guidelines for the clinical management of diabetes and hypertension in Jamaica during the …

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Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator the Hon. Kamina Johnson Smith (right), and Charge d’Affaires, Republic of Korea, Lim Baejin (left), knock elbows after the official handover of medical supplies to the Ministry of Health and Wellness, on Tuesday (November 17), at the Health Ministry in Kingston. Sharing the moment is Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton.

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator the Hon. Kamina Johnson Smith (right), and Charge d’Affaires, Republic of Korea, Lim Baejin (left), knock elbows …

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Performers, saxophonist – Dean Fraser (right), and singer – Demario McDowell (second right), prepare to lay a floral tribute at the grave of late Reggae singer, Frederick ‘Toots’ Hibbert, during his interment service at the National Heroes Park in Kingston on Sunday (November 15).

Performers, saxophonist – Dean Fraser (right), and singer – Demario McDowell (second right), prepare to lay a floral tribute at the grave of late Reggae …

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Chairman, Early Childhood Commission (ECC) Board of Commissioners, Trisha Williams-Singh (left), is joined by (from second left) Principal, St. Paul’s Chapleton Early Childhood Institution (ECI), Christina Allen; Principal, New Town Phase one Basic School, Imogene Stephenson; and Principal, Parry Town Basic School, Vanessa McKoy, in doing the ‘To Di World’ pose popularised by Olympian Usain Bolt. Occasion was a ceremony for the handiover of school supplies from the Usain Bolt Foundation to 21 ECIs across five parishes, at the ECC’s downtown Kingston offices on Thursday (Nov.12).

Chairman, Early Childhood Commission (ECC) Board of Commissioners, Trisha Williams-Singh (left), is joined by (from second left) Principal, St. Paul’s Chapleton Early Childhood Institution (ECI), …

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Grade-one student at the Somerton All-Age and Infant School, Dejaugn Duhaney, washes his hands at a recently installed handwashing station, following the resumption of face-to-face classes at the institution on Tuesday (November 10). The school is one of 17 primary and secondary institutions across the island participating in Government’s two-week pilot programme.

Grade-one student at the Somerton All-Age and Infant School, Dejaugn Duhaney, washes his hands at a recently installed handwashing station, following the resumption of face-to-face …

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Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Floyd Green (left), engages in discussion with from (centre), Secretary of the Jamaica Association of Sugar Technologists (JAST), Rev. Paulette Wright and President, Michael Martin, at the 83rd annual conference of the JAST at the Sugar Industry Authority Conference Centre in Mandeville on November 5.

Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Floyd Green (left), engages in discussion with from (centre), Secretary of the Jamaica Association of Sugar Technologists (JAST), Rev. …

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Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness (fourth left), partcipates in a ceremony for the handover of tablets to students of the Drews Avenue Primary and Infant School in St. Andrew on November 4. Displaying devices (from left) are Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Fayval Williams; Chairman, Drews Avenue Primary and Infant School, Naomi Francis; students at the institution, Shanaouyah Laird and Odaine Dixon; Minister of Science, Energy and Technology, Hon. Daryl Vaz; student, Anecia Stewart; and Chairman, e-Learning Jamaica Company Limited, Christopher Reckord.

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness (fourth left), partcipates in a ceremony for the handover of tablets to students of the Drews Avenue Primary …

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Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Fayval Williams (second left), is presented with a symbolic cheque in the sum of $10 million by JMMB-Joan Duncan Foundation Chair, Patricia Duncan Sutherland (second right); and Board Member, Gifford Rankine (right), for the Ministry’s ‘One Laptop or Tablet Per Child’ Initiative. The presentation was made at JMMB’s Corporate Office in New Kingston, on Tuesday (November 3). Sharing the moment is Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) Interim Chief Executive Officer, Greta Bogues.

Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Hon. Fayval Williams (second left), is presented with a symbolic cheque in the sum of $10 million by JMMB-Joan …

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