MEDIA, ENTERTAINMENT AND MUSIC: Positively Influencing the Culture

 

Topic Summary: Jamaican culture has had a significant local and global impact. In particular, media, entertainment and music, have been catalysts of change and driver of values. This topic is intended to support the acceleration of Christian music, entertainment, media and arts (including performing arts) in facilitating social-economic development in the Caribbean, the Diaspora  and African nations. Given the nature of its influence, media, entertainment and music can enhance the development agenda of improving the wellbeing of citizens, by enabling them to fulfill their highest potential in achieving and contributing to the advancement of national and global development; and to influence the culture of the nation towards wholesome positive behavior.

 

Speakers:

Nadine Blair (Moderator)

Tommy Cowan

Marcia Weekes

Basilia Barnaby-Cuff

Ms Sandra Godley