Charge ‘N Go: Jamaica’s First EV Charging Station Commissioned
The Jamaica Public Service Company Limited launched Jamaica's first electric vehicle charging station at the Boot Service Station in Drax Hall, St. Ann.
Presenter: Dontae Matthews
Producer: Dontae Matthews
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Through the School Suspension Intervention Programme (SSIP), the Dispute Resolution Foundation (DRF) offers support services for students who have been or are at risk of suspension andexpulsion from school. We discuss the SSIP on today’s programme.
Presenter: Anjuii James-Sawyers
Producer: Jermi-Lee Nelson
Is there a connection between housing and crime? In this feature we explore how squatting and informal settlements can contribute to social ills.
Presenter: Anthony Morgan
Producer: Anthony Morgan
Jamaicans at home and abroad were plugged into the 2-day Jamaica Diaspora Sustainability Symposium, hosted recently by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade. Despite the difference in time zones across the globe, many Jamaicans were online to voice concerns about COVID-19 Vaccines, Gender-Based Violence, Mental Health, Jamaica’s assistance for its nationals overseas as well as how the diaspora can be further engaged in the affairs of Jamaica.
Presenter: dontae matthews
Producer: dontae matthews
Since the start of the pandemic in March 2020, the Child Protection and Family Services Agency (CPFSA) has noticed a steady decline in the number of reported cases of child abuse. The Agency does not however consider this reduction as reason to celebrate. Children are being encouraged to self-report.
Presenter: Vaughn Davis
Producer: Anjuii James-Sawyers
In every crisis there’s an opportunity. That’s the word from Minister of Industry Investment and Commerce Audley Shaw.
You see Minister Shaw is optimistic about the future of Jamaica’s business sector, despite the fact that the country is still dealing with the effects of the COVID 19 pandemic. He maintains that new economic opportunities have emerged, with one in particular being the continued expansion of the local medical cannabis industry.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
A look at the areas being targeted for transformation in the Gender Ministry for the 2021/2022 fiscal year.
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera