Embassy Supports Alumni Endowment Fund for Jamaican Students Studying at Howard University

The Embassy of Jamaica, under the patronage of Her Excellency, Audrey P. Marks, and Dr. Wayne A.I. Fredrick, President of Howard University, last Wednesday, hosted a welcome and networking event at the Embassy for Alumni, current and incoming Jamaican students studying at Howard University. In her opening remarks, Ambassador Marks reminded the audience of the…


Democracy Is Not Just a Principle But A Way of Life!

On September 15th, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson hosted the Community of Democracies (CoD) Governing Council International Day of Democracy Ministerial meeting at the State Department in Washington D.C. The Secretary was joined by the foreign ministers of the 30 Governing Council member countries, and Representatives of other CoD members countries. Jamaica was represented by Her Excellency Audrey Marks,…

Economics is the New Black Power!

I was in a room filled with black and it was beautiful. People who knew who they were, what they wanted to achieve, and believed in their ability to succeed despite the odds.