Kingston, December 7 - The Honourable Olivia Grange, Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport has told the Argentinian Ambassador to Jamaica, His Excellency Ariel Fernandez, that Jamaica is looking forward to building cooperation with Argentina in areas such as the exchange of professionals, specialists, researchers, students and creators in the different fields of culture and art, as well as in tangible and intangible cultural heritage.
Kingston, December 12 - The Honourable Olivia Grange, Minister Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, has described the University of the West Indies-Jamaica Heritage Films on sugar as “a profound contribution to our heritage that will help to ensure that future generations are properly informed about our history.”
The Honourable Olivia Grange, Minister of Culture, Gender Entertainment and Sport, has congratulated Damian Marley for winning the Music of Black Origin (MOBO) Award for Best Reggae Act.
The Honourable Olivia Grange, Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, in congratulating the newly elected President of the Aquatic Sports Association, Mr. Martin Lyn, has said that she is wishing even further success for the Association under his leadership.
The Honourable Olivia Grange, Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport presenting a cheque for $500,000 to Andre Whitter, Acting President, Deaf Sports Jamaica (right), on Friday (December 1) at her offices in Kingston. The contribution will assist in covering the expenses for a Football School Competition which involve five High Schools and two Primary Schools for the Deaf. The competition will take place December 8 and 9, 2017 at the University of Technology. Also pictured are: Denzil Wilks, General Manager, Sports Development Foundation and Nevell Aiken, Treasurer, Deaf Sports Jamaica (from left).
The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange, shared a photo opportunity with the Minister of State in the Ministry of National Security, Senator the Honourable Pearnel Charles Jr (left); Chief of Defence Staff Major General Rocky Meade and Honorary Consul of Barbados in Jamaica, Winston Bayley (from left) at a reception hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade to mark its 55th Anniversary, Sept 5, 2017. The event was held at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel.
The Honourable Olivia Grange has announced that Cabinet has approved Jamaica’s candidature for one of the four seats allotted to the Caribbean on the Executive Board of The United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) for the period 2017-2021.
The Honourable Olivia Grange, Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport has said that with the passing of Headley Jones, Jamaica has lost a great son, who was “a wonder man”.
The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange, has said that thirty-one natural and cultural world heritage sites across 29 countries are vulnerable to a range of climate change related impacts.