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Communication & Public Relations Division

The Communication & Public Relations Division disseminates information on the Ministry’s programmes, as well as those of its executive and advisory agencies, to stakeholders within the sectors affiliated to the Ministry and to the general public, using the commercial media, social media platforms and the Jamaica Information Service as its primary channels. Additional responsibilities of the Division are:

  • To provide multi-media communication and PR services to the Ministry in accordance with the standards outlined in Government’s Communication Policy and relevant sections of the Staff Orders for the Public Service
  • To develop, implement and coordinate a composite Public Relations Programme for the Ministry together with specifically targeted interventions to educate specially targeted groups on new projects or policy initiatives
  • To highlight key Ministry programmes and to make stakeholders aware of available assistance under select projects through:
    1. news releases
    2. radio and television interviews
    3. media tours
    4. advertisements
    5. news conferences
    6. social media messaging
  • To provide support to all the Divisions and Agencies of the Ministry in publicizing their annual activities
  • To write reports, brochures and speeches highlighting successful initiatives throughout the sector

The Ministry

Welcome to the official website of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries.

The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries (MICAF) has been charged with the responsibility of driving the integration of the production of primary agricultural produce along all the stages of the supply chain through to value added and facilitating full commercialization of outputs of the agriculture, manufacturing, and service sectors.

We have, therefore, placed much energy and enthusiasm into the development of this website to provide timely information on the Ministry, our agencies and programmes.


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4 St. Lucia Avenue, Kingston 5, Jamaica
Telephone: (876) 968-7116 
Fax: (876) 960-7422 

Hope Gardens, Kingston 6, Jamaica
Telephone: (876) 927-1731-50 / (876) 619-1731
Fax: 876-927-1904

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