Christian Diaspora Conference

Dear Advisory Board Members,   Reference is made to Headquarters correspondence regarding the hosting of the inaugural Jamaica Christian Diaspora Conference being convened by Operation Save Jamaica, in collaboration with churches in Jamaica and the Diaspora.   The Conference will be held 13th -14th October 2016 at the Iberostar Suites Hotel in Montego Bay under the theme,Engaging Our…

Jamaica Diaspora Agriculture Taskforce digs in

  Jamaica Diaspora Agriculture Task Force Digs in by: Javene SkyerS Observer staff reporter skyersj@jamaicaobserver.com Monday, September 12, 2016 The Jamaica Diaspora Agriculture Taskforce, in its efforts to promote sustainable and organic farming, will be providing training for farmers starting next month through a partnership with the Jamaica Organic Agriculture Movement (JOAM) and other organic…

Exoneration of Marcus Garvey

Dear Diaspora Member:  You may be aware, that there have been several efforts over the years to seek the exoneration of Jamaica’s first National Hero, His Excellency the Honourable Marcus Mosiah Garvey.  A petition is currently also being led by the Garvey family, spearheaded by Dr. Julius Garvey, son of the late National Hero, aimed…