JAYAP Applications Open

Applications are now being accepted for the 2017-2019 cohort of Jamaica Youth Ambassadors. YAs have the responsibility of advocating for and educating young people as per issues defined through consultations at CARICOM Youth Ambassadors Programme, the Commonwealth Youth Programme and the UN General Assembly. 

Youth Month Football and Netball Competition

The Finals of the Youth Month Football and Netball Competitions were hosted on Sunday, November 27 at the Breds Sports Complex in Treasure Beach, St. Elizabeth. Corinaldi from St. James won the netball competition and DB Basovak from St. Catherine was crowned football champions.

Around the Table - Nicole Campbell and Agent Sasco

On Monday, November 21, Nicole McLaren Campbell and Jeffrey 'Agent Sasco' Campbell, engaged 20 young persons Around the Table, and provided insight into key business and career development issues.

Youth Advisory Council Officially Launched

Sixteen of Jamaica's sharpest young minds were yesterday officially tasked with serving the first Youth Advisory Council of Jamaica (YACJ) during its inaugural installation ceremony. The ceremony was held at the Office of the Prime Minister in St Andrew.

2016 Sitting: National Youth Parliament

The 2016 Sitting of the National Youth Parliament, Jamaica was held on November 14 as part of activities for Youth Month. You can watch the Sitting here.

Youth News

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information is mandated to support Youth Organisations...

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Jamaica Youth Business Trust has launched a Youth in Agriculture Project, whihc seeks to provide...

Thursday, February 16, 2017

At the recently concluded 6th United Nations Economic and Social Council (UN ECOSOC) Youth Forum...



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