Address: P.O. Box 280, Suite 201, 72b Hope Road, Kingston 6
Telephone: (876) 927-9956
Fax: (876) 978-9080
Web Site:

JPAT is a public-private initiative that seeks to protect and enhance Jamaica’s natural resources and biodiversity.  JPAT was the conduit for establishing the Forest Conservation Fund under the TFCA debt for nature swap.  JPAT currently serves as the Administrator for the Forest Conservation Fund.

Mrs. Allison Rangolan McFarlane
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Facilitating engagement, dialogue and partnerships among non-government organizations, the Government of Jamaica, private sector entities, and other stakeholders;

  • Monitoring the administration and distribution of conservation funds;

  • Assisting in the implementation of Jamaica’s National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan;

  • Facilitating technical, managerial and other support to enhance resource management and fulfil obligations under international treaties, and

  • Helping to produce, market, and distribute information about protected areas

Jamaica Protected Areas Trust
Civil Society