Jamaica

Jamaica ( (listen)) is an island country situated in the Caribbean Sea. Spanning 10,990 square kilometres (4,240 sq mi) in area, it is the third-largest island of the Greater Antilles and the Caribbean (after Cuba and Hispaniola). Jamaica lies about 145 kilometres (90 mi) south of Cuba, and 191 kilometres (119 mi) west of Hispaniola (the island containing the countries of Haiti and the Dominican Republic); the British Overseas Territory of the Cayman Islands lies some 215 kilometres (134 mi) to the north-west. Originally inhabited by the indigenous Arawak and Taíno peoples, the island came under Spanish rule following the …

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ACT: AIDS Committee of Toronto · 21 February 2024 English

In the event of any dispute between bidders, a missed bid, or in the event of doubt as the validity of any bid, the auctioneer will have, at their discretion, …

conveyed individuals who challenged gender norms. Jamaica is said to be one the most transphobic places on PRIZM Art Fair, BAND Gallery, National Gallery of Jamaica, United Contemporary, Peel Art Museum and Archives


C.D. Howe Institute · 12 February 2024 English

Between July 2022 and July 2023, population surged 2.9 percent, one of the fastest rates in the world and our highest since the 1957 baby boom peak. [...] This mismatch …

Rethink Immigration In the 1970s, my family left our Jamaica home and arrived in Canada, enamoured with Prime


CCPA: Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives · 5 February 2024 English

The federal the risk of stranded assets in the economy and raises the cost government must adopt a mission-oriented transition of transitioning over the long term. [...] The impacts of …

conditions. As in ers from Mexico, Guatemala, Jamaica and other countries of previous crises, the challenges


CASP: Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention · 31 January 2024 English

Jitender Sareen, Chair of the Association of Chairs of Psychiatry of Canada, Professor and Head of the Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba; Provincial Specialty Lead, Mental Health and Addictions …

Research, Northern Caribbean University, Mandeville, Jamaica Professor Stéphane Amadeo, Associate Professor


PMLQ: Parti marxiste-léniniste du Québec · 13 January 2024 English

HTM The world stands with South Africa in this case even though, at the end of the day, the struggles of the peoples of the world will not be resolved …

Bhandari, India - Judge Patric Lipton Robinson, Jamaica - Judge Nawaf Salam, Lebanon - Judge Iwasawa Yuji


Wilson Center Canada · 4 January 2024 English

Yet the nature of the task must be considered: the determination of the precise extent of what Article 76(3) of the LOSC describes as the “submerged prolongation of the landmass …

of the Law of the Sea Conference a Montego Bay, Jamaica, reproduced in United Nations, supra note 6, at


Fraser Institute · 19 December 2023 English

The Human Freedom Index (HFI) presents a broad measure of human freedom, understood as the absence of coercive constraint. This ninth annual index uses 86 distinct indicators of personal and …

Dominican Republic 7.74 7.30 7.56 0.00 54 ▲ 2 Jamaica 7.62 7.46 7.56 ▲ 0.02 54 ▼ 2 Peru 7.60 7.52 7.56 FREEDOM INDEX 23 Italy 8.45 32 7.25 53 7.95 36 Jamaica 7.62 63 7.46 43 7.56 54 Japan 8.83 17 7.79 20 8 Bahamas, The Barbados Panama Dominican Republic Jamaica Peru Trinidad and Tobago Guatemala Suriname Paraguay Belize Honduras El Salvador Nicaragua Costa Rica Jamaica Dominican Republic Haiti Panama MOST FREE LEAST


AMSSA: Affiliation of Multicultural Societies and Services Agencies of BC · 15 December 2023 English

The following priority is specifically targeted to rural, remote, smaller and medium sized communities: • Increasing availability and quality of services in rural, remote communities and small and medium centres …

Philippines 2 United States of America India 3 India Jamaica A ffiliation of Multicultural Societies and Service


IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 11 December 2023 Spanish

A compendium of best practices for governments to manage the full range of issues in the mining sector.The Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development supports more than …

Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Honduras, India, Irlanda, Jamaica, Kazajstán, Kenia, Kirguistán, Laos, Lesoto, Liberia


IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 11 December 2023 English

A compendium of best practices for governments to manage the full range of issues in the mining sector.The Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development supports more than …

Honduras, India, Ireland, Islamic Republic of Iran, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Kenya, the Kyrgyz Republic, Laos


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