Delegation to Jamaica, Belize, The Bahamas, Turks and Caicos Islands and Cayman Islands
05/08/2014 - VACANCY NOTICE: ACCOUNTANT [139 KB]
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04/08/2014 - 86 medical professionals to be trained under PROMAC [189 KB]
Eighty six medical personnel will receive specialized training in the field of Paediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Anaesthesia & Intensive Care, Nursing, Neonatology; Obstetric Ultrasound and critical Care over the next three years. The trainings which will be undertaken by the University of the West Indies is part of a comprehensive intervention programme to address challenges which face expectant mothers and new-borns known as the Programme for the Reduction of Maternal and Child Mortality –PROMAC.
24/07/2014 - Five Jamaicans awarded scholarships to study in Europe [199 KB]
Five Jamaicans have been awarded scholarships under the European Union's Erasmus Mundus programme for 2014. This confirms the positive trend started last year when there was a record six recipients. The recipients were this afternoon honored at a Farewell reception held at the Jamaica Pegasus. The list includes four graduates who will pursue advanced degrees, including one doctoral student who was previously awarded a scholarship under the same programme to pursue her master's study. The fifth recipient is an administrative staff member from the University of the West Indies who will participate in a staff exchange programme which helps to facilitate the development of services offered at the participating institution.
Working together in Jamaica
In 2004, Hurricane Ivan ravaged Jamaica, causing extensive damage. A lack of access to basic quality infrastructure and a widespread feeling of helplessness currently exist among the poor communities. This project aims to respond to their needs.
27/08/14 - Statement on the ceasefire in Gaza [466 KB]
"We welcome the ceasefire agreement in Gaza that brings an end to the suffering and loss of life, particularly among civilians. The humanitarian situation in Gaza must now be urgently addressed and we call on the parties to respect the ceasefire.
- 27/08/14 - Invitation to a press briefing following the 2nd round of negotiations for an EU-Cuba Political Dialogue and Cooperation Agreement [468 KB]
- 26/08/14 - Press remarks of the EU representatives at Minsk meetings [443 KB]
- 26/08/14 - Opening remarks by Catherine Ashton at meeting with Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russian Federation and Ukraine [430 KB]
- 25/08/14 - Statement by the Spokesperson on the situation in Libya [427 KB]