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The Ministry of Local Government & Community Development Presents: ‘Road to Resilience’

Feature | December 2, 2019
A 2018 ‘Advancing Disaster Risk Finance in Jamaica’ World Bank Report suggests that, on average, losses from natural disasters would cost Jamaica about 16 billion dollars annually. Of this amount, it is estimated that 9 billion would be required to address hurricane damage to public and private buildings alone. Listen to Road to Resilience to discover the plans and policies Jamaica is implementing to mitigate these natural disasters.
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
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Feature | February 19, 2020
Eye on Justice is a 5 minute radio programme brought to you by the Ministry of Justice, focusing on the Justice Sector. This week we continue our look at Plea Bargaining.
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
Producer: Twila Wheelan
Feature | February 19, 2020
Jamaica’s Public Transport Industry is on its way to becoming highly professionalized. In fact, Minister of Transport and Mining, Robert Montague, says it is the ministry’s mission to move public passenger transportation from being treated like just a hustle into a viable business opportunity. Press play to hear more about these coming developments.  
Presenter: Jermi-Lee Nelson
Producer: Jermi-Lee Nelson
Feature | February 19, 2020
Presenter: Various Artiste
Producer: MOFPS
Feature | February 19, 2020
Brace for a sustained dry period! That’s the advice from the Met service and the Government is moving to implement several measures to ensure it has the capacity to meet current and future water needs. Press play to hear us talk about drought management on this feature.
Presenter: Anthony Morgan
Producer: Anthony Morgan
Feature | February 17, 2020
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
Feature | February 17, 2020
The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) continues to sit among the greats, coming in as the 4th best performing stock exchange in the world in 2019, this after the leading the world twice over the last 5 years. The entity is spearheading some fairly new initiatives and we’re getting an update on two of them today. Listen to this edition of Going for Growth to learn more.
Presenter: Anthony Morgan
Producer: Anthony Morgan