Jamaica National will be hosting two Forums on the Jamaican economy on 24th June in London and 26th June in Birmingham. The keynote speaker will be Dr. the Hon. Peter Phillips, MP, Minister of Finance and Planning.
The Government of Jamaica will be hosting its fifth Biennial Jamaican Diaspora Conference in Montego Bay 16th -19th June. This years' theme is "A Nation on a Mission:Jamaica Diaspora Partnership for Development." The Conference will place special emphasis on Trade and Investment and will also seek to build on the legacy elements of Jamaica's 50th year as an independent nation. This year's Conference will also strengthen the Diaspora's social investments and contribution to Health and Education.