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EFJ’s 10th Annual Public Lecture Booklet

Dr. Parris Lyew-Ayee delivered a very engaging and informative lecture at the Montego Bay Community College, where EFJ held its…

EFJ Impacting Communities through Water Harvesting Technologies

A rapid reduction in the availability of water for both domestic and agricultural uses is a sure impact of climate…

A Public Consultation on Recycling in Jamaica

The Environmental Foundation of Jamaica (EFJ), in keeping with its mission, has helped to set the local development agenda and…

Invitation To Tender

SUSTAINABLE RECYCLING OPPORTUNITIES FOR COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT IN JAMAICA Invitation To Tender INVITATION TO TENDER SUSTAINABLE RECYCLING OPPORTUNITIES FOR COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT…

9th Annual Public Lecture Booklet

Greening of the Caribbean: Adapting Naturally for the Future The Environmental Foundation of Jamaica (EFJ), in association with the Forest…

EFJ FCF Improving Marine Education – Bright Spot Video

The EFJ´s Bright Spot video “Improving Marine Education” is an initiative of the Environmental Foundation of Jamaica (EFJ) and the…

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EFJ's Special Climate Change Fund Call is CLOSEDThe Call for Proposals 2017 under the Special Climate Change Adaptation Fund has…

EFJ’s Special Climate Change Fund Call Is CLOSED

The Call for Proposals 2017 under the Special Climate Change Adaptation Fund has been closed. Approximately 116 proposals were received,…

SCCAF Projects Awarded As At February 2017

The EFJ is pleased to announce the following twenty nine (29) projects were awarded funding of $132.71 million under the…

Special Climate Change Fund Call 2017

The second Call for Proposals under the Special Climate Change Adaptation Fund closes in less than 24 hours - please…

New Leadership At The EFJ

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Special Climate Change Adaptation Fund (SCCAF) Call 2017

The Environmental Foundation of Jamaica (EFJ) in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation (MEGJC), through funding…

The Environmental Foundation Of Jamaica 2016 Call For Forest Conservation Fund Proposals

The Environmental Foundation of Jamaica (EFJ) invites proposals for grant funding from eligible organizations that meet the criteria outlined here. Please…

Special Climate Change Adaptation Fund (SCCAF) Call 2016

The Environmental Foundation of Jamaica (EFJ) in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation (MEGJC), through funding…

ORNP Existing Conditions (Draft #2)

The Ocho Rios Nature Preserve Trust as an EFJ/FCF acheterdufrance.com grantee has done extensive work with regards to putting in place a…

EFJ’s 10th Annual Public Lecture Video

EFJ's 10th Annual Public Lecture was a huge success and has definitely opened the door for further discussion into the…

Environmental Foundation Of Jamaica (EFJ) Courts New Donors…

…boosts efforts to win local and foreign support; plans to be announced at Important AGM.As part of efforts to increase…

EFJ 18th Annual General Meeting

The 18th Annual General Meeting of the Environmental Foundation of Jamaica will be held at the Knutsford Court Hotel on Wednesday,…

EFJ Featured In Child Rights Article

An interesting look at child rights in Jamaica through the case of the 2009 Armadale fire in St. Ann, Jamaica. Read the…

SALISES Hosting 6th Annual Caribbean Child Research Conference

Sir Arthur Lewis for Institute for Social and Economic Studies (SALISES) will be hosting its 6th Annual Caribbean Child Research…

News From Grantees And Members July-September 2011

St. Mary CharitiesSt. Mary Charities received a grant in 2010 valued at J$1,461,400.00 to utilize sustainable and cost-efficient technology to…

News From Grantees And Members April-June 2011

Jamaica Conservation and Development Trust(JCDT)JCDT hosted Green Expo 2011 for three days, June 10-12, 2011. This years event featured not only the…

ENVIRONMENT WEEK June 4th- 12th

In recognition of World Environment Week June 4th-1th 2011, stakeholders in Jamaica have planned a number of activities to take…

UDC 5th Annual Environmental Expo

EFJ participated in the UrbanDevelopment…

5th Biennial JIEP Conference Registration Now Ope

Please be reminded that registration for our 5th Biennial Conference on the Environment is now available!! JIEP Conference will be…

UTech’s Faculty Of Science And Sport Receives Grants To Research Endemic Jamaican Plants

EFJ grantee, Faculty of Science and Support, the University of Technology through the efforts of Dr. Andrew Lamm was recognized by the…

EFJ Out And About January-March 2011

EFJ hosted three islandwide Proposal Writing Workshops in Kingston, Manchester, and St. James in the month of March. EFJ project staff was…

The Numbers Man – Barrington Lewis

Jamaica Observer's showcase of distinguished Jamaicans who have made notable strides in their work this past year featured EFJ Finance Manager,…

5th Annual JIEP Conference Call For Papers

FINAL call for abstracts for the 5th Bienneial Conference.  The deadline has been extended to Friday, February 25th, 2011. Please see flyer or information…

News From Grantees And Members January – March 2011

Jamaica Environment Trust (JET)EFJ member and grantee share the first issue of their annual Jetter newsletter highlighting activities and achievements…

Related Media News- October- November 2010

Beaches Negril earns Blue Flag certification for eco-friendliness from EFJ Grantee NEPT - Jamaica ObserverBEACHES Negril Resort and Spa has earned…

UNDP GEF Small Grants Programme Call For Concept Papers

The GEF Small Grants Programme in Jamaica announces a CALL for project concepts from NGOs, CBOs for projects in the…

EFJ Out And About October-November 2010

The CARIBSAVE Partnership has been commissioned by the Travel Foundation to undertake a programme of activities in support of the newly established…

SALISES Caribbean Child Research Conference 2010

The Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies will be hosting the 6th Annual Caribbean Child Research Conference…

The Fulbright-Humphrey Speaker Series

The Jamaica Fulbright-Humphrey Alumni Association(JFHAA) in association with the Public Affairs Section of the US Embassy, presents the Fulbright Humphrey Speaker…

News From Grantees And Members- September-October 2010

Jeffrey Town Farmers' Association(JFTA)In this Jamaica Gleaner news article (see link below), JFTA talks about their JET FM 88.7 radio…

UWI Climate Change Lecture Series

In another series of climate talks presented by the Department of Physics and the Department of Geology and Geography, UWI,…

US Embassy Call For Proposals- 2010 AVON Award For Elimination Of Gender Based Violence

The objective of the 2010 AVON Award for Elimination of Gender-Based Violence is to identify an effective project to reduce or prevent…

Related Media News- May 2010

Nature loss 'to damage economies'http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science_and_environment/10103179.stm May Newsletter of the Caribbean Support InitiativeIn this issue:Home Visiting - A Social Service ProvisionResearch Points…

EFJ EARTH DAY EXPO

Earth Day was observed worldwide on April 22, 2010, and to mark the 40th year of its observation the Environmental Foundation of Jamaica…

EFJ’s New Role As SGP National Hosting Institution

The EFJ Board and Staff are pleased to welcome to the Foundation Family, the GEF Small Grants Programme for Jamaica. The…

Related Media News- November 2009

World Bank approves US$16M loan to support Education Reform www.jamaicaobserver.com/results/164457_US-16-m-World-Bank-loan-to-support-education-reformPoor, broken and missing- Majority of children missing since the start of the…

Hear The Children’s Cry

The Hear the Children's Cry newsletter 'Children's Voice' highlights the plight of missing Children in Jamaica, of which 147 went missing in January alone. In…

EFJ CALL 2010

 ENVIRONMENTAL FOUNDATION OF JAMAICA CALL FOR PROPOSALS 2010The EFJ Call for Proposals for 2010 will open February 7th, 2010 and will run for 9…

Related Media News- December 2009

Climate Change reports and facts (local & overseas) COP15-Copenhagen http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/Chief-scientist-urges-inking-of-global-climate-dealhttp://www.jamaicaobserver.com/enviroment/Jamaica-wants-developed-countries-reduce-GHG-emissionshttp://www.jamaicaobserver.com/enviroment/panos-climate-dec-11 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/enviroment/Shaggy-climate-change Climate summit personal for Nepalese delegatehttp://edition.cnn.com/2009/WORLD/europe/12/17/copenhagen.forest.nepal.conservation/index.html http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business/Climate-change-will-cost-137--of-current-GDP-in-the-Caribbean-by-2100 Leaders must strike deal -Obamahttp://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/8420714.stm Climate change glossaryhttp://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/8314171.stm Jamaica's Clifford Mahlung to…

EFJ Out And About- November 2009

The Foundation took part in a number of events during the month of November 2009. These included:Forestry Department's 7th Annual…

EFJ Sends Three NGOs To Copenhagen Conference

The EFJ has provided grant funding to three local civil society organizations (also EFJ grantees) to attend the COP15 United Nations Climate Change…

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