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    Rainwater Harvesting Systems to be installed in select schools

    Roundabout JA | October 24, 2019
    Thirty more schools will benefit from rainwater harvesting systems to be installed by Rural Water Supply Limited RWSL by the end of the 2019/20 fiscal year. The agency recently commissioned into service systems installed at Rock Hall All Age School in St. Andrew, and Enid Bennett High School in St. Catherine. Listen to today's Round About Ja to learn more.
    Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
    Producer: Twila Wheelan
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    Roundabout JA | December 5, 2019
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    Roundabout JA | December 4, 2019
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    Roundabout JA | December 3, 2019
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    Presenter: Twila Wheelan
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    Roundabout JA | December 2, 2019
    Persons are the Essex Hall Primary School are thankful for their new rainwater harvesting system constructed by Rural Water Supply Limited RWSL a cost of approximately 3 million. The system includes a ten thousand gallon storage tank, gutters and pipelines. Listen to Round About JA to learn how this system is helping to ensure that the school has access to safe water for running the school. 
    Presenter: Twila Wheelan
    Producer: Twila Wheelan
    Roundabout JA | November 29, 2019
    State Minister at the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, Alando Terrelonge, is renewing the call for adults to listen to the concerns of children and to protect their rights. Speaking at the recent launch of the Primary School Child Rights Creative Competition, Mr. Terrelonge said Jamaica has moved beyond the days when children were to be seen and not heard. Listen to RAJA to learn more.
    Presenter: Twila Wheelan
    Producer: Twila Wheelan