Tag: Jamaica

J-FLAG is Celebrating a Community of Love for PRiDE JA 2016

PRiDE JA 2016 is approaching quickly! In Part II of this interview, co-chair Neish McLean provides further details on Jamaica's 2nd public LGBT PRiDE celebrations.

/ July 25, 2016

PRiDE JA: Bigger, Better, Bolder! An Interview with Neish McLean

PRiDE JA 2016 is almost here! Co-chair Neish McLean gives us the latest on Jamaica's LGBT PRiDE celebrations.

/ July 22, 2016

Jamaica’s CARICOM Review Commission: Consequences and considerations

In the midst of a fracas between Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobago, a Commission set up to review Jamaica's position in the Caribbean Community raises concerns

/ July 8, 2016

Jamaica’s opposition wins general election as voters tire of austerity

Andrew Holness becomes Jamaica's Prime Minister-elect after narrowly edging out incumbent Prime Minister, Portia Simpson-Miller

/ February 26, 2016

Jamaica goes to the polls on February 25

Optimistic for a second term, Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller announced February 25, 2016 as the date for Jamaica's general elections

/ February 1, 2016

Amplifying the Voices of LBT Women in the Caribbean

The Caribbean Women and Sexual Diversity Conference (CWSDC) was developed as a way to amplify the voices of Caribbean lesbian, bisexual, and Trans women from whom we do not often hear.

/ November 10, 2015