The Real Estate Board continued its charitable relationship with the St. Monica’s Home for the Elderly by making a contribution to the facility on Tuesday February 24, 2016 which included toiletries, dry goods, tin foods and cleaning agents.Read more...
Real Estate Board makes donation to the St. Monica’s Home
Ministry Holds Final Sensitization Session On Paris Climate Change Talks
As Climate Change Negotiators make the final preparations to argue Jamaica's position during the upcoming 21st Conference of the Parties (COP 21) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Paris, the Climate Change Division of the Ministry of Water, Land, Environment and Climate Change, held its final outreach activity recently to increase awareness about climate change and its impacts, particularly on Small Island Developing States like Jamaica.Read more...
National Validation Workshop for the Updated National Profile for the Management of Chemicals in Jamaica
The Government of Jamaica through the support of the Quick Start Programme Trust Fund (QSPTF) of the Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM) is implementing a Project entitled "Strengthening the National Capacity under the framework of the Integrated National Programme for the sound management of chemicals in support of the implementation of the Strategic Approach in Jamaica".Read more...
- When you throw plastic bags and other plastic materials in the ocean, it kills as many as 1 million sea creatures annually.
- The Caribbean is a minute contributor to global greenhouse gas emissions, but will be among the most severely impacted.
- A glass bottle made in our time will take more than 4,000 years to decompose.
- Climate change is a fossil energy-related problem. Fossil fuel consumption is a major driver of climate change.