(Please check against delivery) STATEMENT TO THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES By the Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and SportThe Honourable Olivia Grange, CD, MPTuesday, 26 November 2019 Mr Speaker, yesterday Jamaica joined the rest of the world in commemorating the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. It…
25 November 2019 It is a sad reality that at this moment, a woman and a girl and a family and a community in our country are experiencing the horrific effects and consequences of gender-based violence. Despite progress at reducing it, gender-based violence is still a major factor of life…
Kingston, 18 November 2019 – The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange, has announced the start of a new programme to assist adolescent fathers to live up to their responsibilities. Minister Grange made the announcement in her message to mark International Men’s Day, being observed…
19 November 2019 Today, I send you warm greetings on International Men’s Day. This is a great opportunity to recognise the outstanding value that you bring to our lives. Everyday men across Jamaica make tremendous sacrifices for their families, our communities and our nation. Today, we acknowledge all that you…
Please check against delivery: Contribution to Debate on Report of the Joint Select Committee appointed to complete the review of the Sexual Offences Act, Offences Against the Person Act, the Domestic Violence Act, and the Child Care and Protection ActBy the Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and SportThe Honourable Olivia…
Grange announces partnership with UWI Open Campus to combat sexual harassment Kingston, 23 September 2019 – The Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport and The University of the West Indies Open Campus have agreed to collaborate in providing training and to engage in areas of research to address prevailing…
Kingston, 17 July 2019 – The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange, has announced members of the House of Representatives who have been appointed to the Joint Select Committee to consider the Bill entitled ‘An Act to Make provision for the prevention of sexual harassment…
Kingston, 9 July 2019 – The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange, has tabled a Bill entitled ‘An Act to Make provision for the prevention of sexual harassment and for connected matters.’ The Minister tabled the Bill in the House of Representatives on Tuesday (today).…
Kingston 21 May 2019 – The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange, is this year’s recipient of the coveted DUSUSU Award in the Gender Minister category. The awards are presented annually to a First Lady and a Gender Minister who have shown exemplary work in…
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We believe that culture is the great equaliser and transformer that makes ordinary men and women great.

We believe that gender equality is essential in a modern society.

We believe that an entertained person is a happy person and happy persons make happy societies.

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