The Poet Laureate programme promotes poetry writing and facilitates greater awareness of poetry to a wider Jamaican audience.
As a result of this measure the Programme now facilitates the following: 1. School Poetry Reading Tours. 2. Annual Poetry competition prizes. 3. 'All flowers are Roses', which is a poetry writing and self defense series for girls. 4. World Poetry Day in Jamaica is celebrated. 5. Jamaican Poetry index
Funded from the annual budget of the NLJ wiht a budget of US15,000.00
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Jamcopy, Tourism Enhamcement Fund, the Joan Duncan Foundation