Jamaica Military flight school launched

Jamaica Military flight school launched Howard Campbell, Gleaner Writer AFTER 35 years of being trained by the Canadian Air Force,  Jamaica’s  pilots now have the opportunity to earn their wings locally at the Jamaica Military  Aviation School  (JMAS). Located at the Jamaica Defence Force’s (JDF) air wing at the Norman Manley International Airport, the JMAS… Read More »

Jamaica Defence Force Information Booth

Jamaica Defence Force Information Booth The Civil/Military Cooperation and Media Affairs (CMC) branch of the Headquarters Jamaica Defence Force is responsible for the management of the JDF’s media and civil affairs activities in accordance with the Chief of Defence Staff’s policy on such matters.  The Office is also responsible for the preparation and distribution of… Read More »

Jamaica Social Investment Fund JSIF :: Selection Criteria

Jamaica Social Investment Fund JSIF :: Selection Criteria JSIF has limited resources to fund community projects. In order to ensure that our interventions benefit the largest possible number of persons, highly accurate indicators have been developed. These help to identify communities where there is greatest need. A series of indicators are used. They include: the Poverty… Read More »

Jamaica Social Investment Fund JSIF :: Eligible Projects For Funding

Jamaica Social Investment Fund JSIF :: Eligible Projects For Funding Projects considered for funding by JSIF can comprise a mix of supporting components from the list below, or other project type as agreed with funding agencies. Infrastructure Includes the rehabilitation, expansion, construction or equipping of: Early childhood development centres, primary and all age schools Small road… Read More »

Jamaica Social Investment Fund JSIF :: How To Apply For funding

Jamaica Social Investment Fund JSIF :: How To Apply For funding To request funding for a community project, a completed application form or project proposal must be submitted to the JSIF. Application forms may be obtained from our New Kingston office at the Ground Floor, The Dorchester, 11 Oxford Road (entrance on Norwood Avenue), Kingston 5,… Read More »