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Local Government Month Campaign for Students

Roundabout JA | January 25, 2017
On today’s programme, the Ministry of Local Government to Welcome a Youth Minister.
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
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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
Producer: Twila Wheelan
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
Producer: Twila Wheelan
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
Producer: Twila Wheelan
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
Producer: Twila Wheelan
Roundabout JA | November 13, 2019
Ground has been broken for the construction of two water shops in Portland to address the water needs of residents in drought-affected communities. Minister of Local Government and Community Development, Desmond McKenzie says the facilities are being built at a cost of approximately 19.5 million dollars. Listen to RAJA to learn more.
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
Producer: Twila Wheelan
Roundabout JA | November 12, 2019
The Institute of Jamaica IOJ will be hosting its Annual Research Symposium under the theme “Making Heritage Accessible, The IOJ in the 21st Century”. The event will be hosted on Friday November 15 2019 at the Simon Bolivar Cultural Center in North Parade downtown Kingston and will be free to the public. Listen to RAJA to learn more.
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
Producer: Twila Wheelan