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U.S. and Jamaica Hold Inaugural Energy Working Group Meeting

On Wednesday, February 27, representatives of the U.S. and Jamaican governments convened the first Working Group session under the U.S.-Jamaica Energy Investment Framework.  The U.S.-Jamaica Energy Investment Framework was signed by U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin and Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness on November 28, 2018 in Washington, D.C.  The cooperative effort is ...
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U.S. Embassy Kingston launches New Robeson American Center

The Embassy of the United States launched the Robeson American Center (RAC) today, Tuesday, February 19, 2019. Formerly known as the Paul Robeson Information Resource Center, this new and innovative space will engage diverse Jamaican audiences from across the island.  It will facilitate educational and lively cultural exchange programs, highlighting American culture and promoting mutual ...
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United States, Jamaica Launch Child Protection Compact Partnership Activities

Kingston, Jamaica, Government officials from the United States and Jamaica met this week in Kingston to launch activities in support of the U.S.-Jamaica Child Protection Compact (CPC) Partnership.  This Partnership, signed in May 2018 by Jamaican Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Marcia Gilbert-Roberts and U.S. Chargé d’Affaires, Eric Khant, is ...
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Black History Month Dub Poetry Video Contest

Martin Luther King Jr shared his dream of a world where all people lived in peace and harmony. In many of his speeches, he celebrated the end of the first phase of the civil rights movement, securing the political and legal rights of African Americans. To highlight this accomplishment, U.S. Embassy Kingston is pleased to announce an ...
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