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Hear About Seville Heritage Expo A Cultural Fusion of Excitement and Education

Roundabout JA | October 7, 2019
The Seville Heritage Expo is coming to the Seville Heritage Park in St. Ann on Wednesday October 16, promising excitement and a culturally educational experience for patrons. What started as a small open day cultural celebration 22 years ago has morphed into an iconic cultural event attracting 4000 patrons last year alone. Heritage Event Consultant for the Expo Joan Seagears says this year the expo will target schools and young people in an effort at raising cultural awareness and interest.
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
Producer: Twila Wheelan
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Roundabout JA | November 21, 2019
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Roundabout JA | November 20, 2019
The government will be rolling out a new programme to assist adolescent fathers in meeting their parental responsibilities.   Dubbed the Young Fathers Jamaica Initiative the new programme will be implemented by the Women's Centre Foundation of Jamaica, which also runs the Programme for Adolescent Mothers. Listen to RAJA to learn more about this drive. 
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Roundabout JA | November 19, 2019
This year, Tuesday, November 19 will be observed as World Day for the prevention of Child abuse as well as International Men’s Day.  Jamaica will play its part in commemorating both observances with activities scheduled by the Child Protection & Family Services Agency CPFSA and the Bureau of Gender Affairs BGA. Listen to today's RAJA to hear more. 
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
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Roundabout JA | November 18, 2019
Roughly 100 young people from Corporate-Area high schools and training centres are being introduced to cutting-edge trends in technology through the staging of the World of Tech Open Day. The two-day event being staged at Wolmer’s Boys’ School in Kingston, is organized by Canadian-based Cuso International in partnership with local stakeholders. Listen to today's edition of RAJA to learn more.
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
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Roundabout JA | November 15, 2019
The Ministry of Transport and Mining is planning a week of activities from November 17 – 23, geared at stimulating investment in the mining sector. Transport and Mining Minister Robert Montague says the week of activities dubbed National Minerals Week will comprise forums and panel discussions geared at educating Jamaicans about the various investment opportunities available in the sector. Listen to RAJA to get the details.
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
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Roundabout JA | November 14, 2019
Primary, Secondary and Early Childhood institutions across the island are being encouraged to enter the Trees for Peace Competition put on by the Violence Prevention Alliance, VPA. The Competition was conceptualised to create clean safe green spaces for peaceful conflict resolution within the school environment. Listen to RAJA to hear more about this story.
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
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