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About Patwa_International

We explore, celebrate and commemorate Jamaica's cultural heritage globally. Our role is to do our part in ensure that the culture is preserved. This Blog will highlight happenings and views that will interest our fans worldwide. All opinions are welcome.

Jamaica – Land of Beauty

If a place of extreme beauty, delight, supreme happiness and bliss is the meaning of the word ‘paradise’ then without question, I’m a comfortable resident in such haven. If there is any doubt as to where my dwelling place is then let me hasten to say it’s my island home…the land of wood and water, Jamaica, land we love – land of beauty. Continue reading Jamaica – Land of Beauty

Palm Branch Media, Patwa Culcha International Announced Fruitful Partnership

Media production and consulting company Palm Branch Media (PBM) and culturally conscious Patwa Culcha International Limited (PCIL) have announced a partnership arrangement that is already seeing both companies creating a synergy that has been nothing short of productive.

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Success Conversations

FOR RELEASE May 31, 2016 Media Contact: Heneka Watkis-Porter,

Success Conversations_Montego BayWe are pleased to announce that Author and Serial Entrepreneur Heneka Watkis-Porter is continuing her engaging Book Signing across the island. She continues to do this in the form of “Success Conversations”, promoting her one-part memoir, part Continue reading Success Conversations

“Bandwidth: Raw Soul of Jamaica”


Gospel Reggae Band, Katalys Crew and Host of Bandwidth, Heneka Watkis-Porter

Jamaica’s creative industry is abundant with a wealth of talent, intellectual property and a rich cultural heritage. Heneka Watkis-Porter, an Official Entrepreneur of the Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship – Caribbean, knows this all too well. She recently announced her latest project “Bandwidth: Raw Soul of Jamaica” through a crowd-funding campaign she launched on ISupport Jamaica, an online platform created by Jamaica National Building Society and the JN Small Business Loans Limited to provide a non-traditional funding option for Jamaican entrepreneurs.

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Jamaica Music Conference -Advancing Jamaica Through Music

The United States based Hip Hop Recording Artiste and Actress, once quoted, “out of all the places in the world, Jamaica is my favourite place”. I could bet a million bucks in any currency that this sentiment is shared by several others all over the globe.

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Jamaica’s Global Culture


I have travelled many places over the world. Everywhere I go, just the mere mention that I’m Jamaican creates a reaction. In most instances it is pleasant except of course the times I’m passing through Immigrations then I become the target of territorial targeting and the level of interrogation heightens in many cases.Suffice it to say, we are either
loved or revered the world over for one reason or another.


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