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Emerging Cannabis Industries

Feature | June 22, 2021
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
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Feature | July 22, 2021
On Tuesday, July 13, the House of Representatives passed the Sexual Harassment (Protection and Prevention) Bill. The new legislation seeks to protect potential victims and deter perpetrators in the workplace and other institutions.
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
Feature | July 21, 2021
The Ministry of Justice has been working with several partners to sensitize and encourage Justices of the Peace (JPs) to play a more proactive role in responding to child abuse. JPs across the island have been engaged in a series of virtual sessions.
Presenter: Lorraine Walker-Mendez
Producer: Jermi-Lee Nelson
Feature | July 21, 2021
There are those who believe the provision of more affordable housing will contribute to improved public safety. As we end our look at the correlation between housing and crime, we speak to beneficiaries of the Government’s social housing programme and find out how these units are impacting their lives.
Presenter: Anthony Morgan
Producer: Anthony Morgan
Feature | July 20, 2021
The Child Protection and Family Services Agency has 3 mobile mental health mobile units, called the Smiles Mobile that have been specially retrofitted to assist vulnerable children who are experiencing mental health challenges, such as post-traumatic stress, depression, anxiety, suicide ideations and grief.
Presenter: Anjuii James-Sawyers
Producer: Anjuii James-Sawyers
Feature | July 20, 2021
Jamaicans abroad continue to give back to their home country in various ways. The United Kingdom based Jarrett Foundation is among the latest contributors to the fight against COVID-19, with a donation of 2 million masks.
Presenter: dontae matthews
Producer: dontae matthews
Feature | July 20, 2021
President of the Jamaica Olympic Association, Christopher Samuda, recently discussed preparations for the start of the Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan which will run from July 23 to August 8.
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
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