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Jamaica's Ambassador-Designate to Japan and JETAA Jamaica Commit to Enhanced Relationship

  As  Ambassador-Designate to Japan, Ms. Shorna-Kay Richards, pre pares for her new assignment,  she met with President  Marsha Dennie and other representatives  of the  Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme Alumni Association of Jamaica (JETAA Jamaica)   on August 12, 2020 as part of a round of Courtesy Calls she is undertaking before she departs for Japan. T he Ambassador-Designate  anticipates that her engagement with  JETAA Jamaica  will be a  "robust, fulfilling and exciting" one.  The virtual meeting afforded Ambassador-Designate Richards the opportunity to outline some of her plans for a "whole of country" approach to her upcoming mission in Japan, in which she envisions forging a much stronger relationship with Jamaicans on the JET Programme in Japan. Acknowledging that Jamaican JETs formed a powerful cadre of persons already serving as unofficial "Cultural Ambassadors" across Japan, she indicates her desire to engage the Jamaicans in a much more