Jamaica Day 2014 will be celebrated on February 28, and the Ministry of Education has plans to ensure this year is chock full of meaningful activities.
Tax Administration Jamaica
Over the next 3 years the government is hoping to make a significant dent in the improper disposal of plastic bottles.
Cabinet approved the implementation of a six-month suspension on the importation of all PWCs for commercial purposes.
Gender Equality Drama
OCR School Tour
The Safe Schools Programme is one of the Government’s longstanding initiatives geared towards tackling criminal and anti-social behaviour in schools.
Jamaican designers for International Fashion Showcase in London.
Foster Care Week.
Safer Sex Week
Jamaica Productivity Center
Gender Equality Docu Drama
Leader, motivator, feminist, pioneer, stateswoman, nation- builder, Prime Minister, the Most Honourable Portia Lucretia Simpson Miller.
The Prime Minister’s Youth Award for excellence is the highest honour given to young Jamaicans aged 15 to 24 years, who have achieved national and/ or international distinction in a number of areas.
The 16th annual staging of Diplomatic Week- coordinated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade will run from February 02 to February 07, 2014 with the theme: “Partnership for Growth”.
The Ministry of Education has plans to transform all technical schools and a few select others into academies dedicated to the teaching of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics –STEM- subjects.
Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller is now in Cuba for a four day official visit.
The government has been implementing initiatives and organizations to assist children who are already affected by abuse and are in need of care and protection.
One such organization is the Office of the Children’s Registry, OCR.
Come April 1 the Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC will roll out its cashless system.