Chairman, Jamaica National Agency for Accreditation (JANAAC), Simon Roberts (3rd right), presents accreditation certificate for the ISO 15189 Accreditation to technical manager, Microbiology Department, University of the West Indies (UWI), Prof. Monica Smikle. Looking on (from left) are head of the Microbiology Department, UWI, Dr. Alison Nicholson; chief executive officer, JANAAC, Sharonmae Shirley; and chairman, Inter-American Accreditation Cooperation, Randy Dougherty. Occasion was the World Accreditation Day CEO Breakfast & Forum held at the Terra Nova hotel in Kingston, on June 9, 2017.
As the "business" Ministry, we are the key driver and thought leader for facilitating investments in the economy and preparing local businesses and entreprenuers to take advantage of Jamaica's entry into the global supply chain.
We have, therefore, placed much energy and enthusiam into the development of this website to provide timely information on the Ministry, our agencies and programmes.