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Patwa Tees

 

 

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Patois"paˌtwä"

The language of the common people, differing from the standard English language of Jamaican Patois is a form of the strong>Ghanaian language mixed with English. Patwa Tees speak a fashionable Jamaican language. Combining the love of fashion with Jamaica's world-famous vernacular, patois.

 

 

"Jamaican Expressions Making the World Smile."

Patwa Tees speak a fashionable Jamaican language. Combining the love of fashion with Jamaica's world-famous vernacular, patois. A proud member of National Baking Company's "The Bold Ones - New Champions of Manufacturing", a major support program for new Jamaican entrepreneurs.  

Henka Watkis-Porter

CEO, Patwa International Ltd. 

Henka Watkis-Porter is an entrepreneur on a mission to take Jamaican language to the world. She started Patwa International Group Limited to celebrate Jamaican dialect/patois through the creation of memorabilia branded with popular Jamaican words and catch phrases. The products evoke Jamaican pride and capture the island’s fun-loving spirit for use across the world. Combine Heneka’s experience, her entrepreneurial spirit and her passion for Jamaican culture, and you get one dynamic and engaging company that is actively scaling and spreading the spirit of Jamaican culture and language across the world.

 

 

Community Support

Patwa International Group Ltd provides internships to ‘at-risk’ males from marginalized communities in music, photography and videography. After completion of the internship, Patwa offers graduates full time jobs to apply their talent product design and creation.

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