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July 20, 2018

Haiti

Haiti – Diplomacy : New Ambassador of France in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre By decree dated July 6, 2018, José Gomez was appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the French Republic to the Republic of Haiti, by the President of the French Republic Emmanuel Macron… Link: Haiti – Diplomacy : New Ambassador of France in Haiti

iciHaiti – Social : «L'Alphabet maudit à mots dits»

Source: Haiti Libre As part of a project supported by the European Union to fight against forgetting and to raise awareness of the crimes of the period of Duvalier father and son in Haiti, the Foundation duty of memory in Haiti publishes a bilingual French-Creole booklet… Link: iciHaiti – Social : «L’Alphabet maudit

Haiti – Justice : Caravan of change could end up in the courts

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday afternoon, Me André Michel, fierce opponent of the power in place announced that « The Caravan of Jovenel Moise will soon be attacked in Justice for corruption… Link: Haiti – Justice : Caravan of change could end up in the courts

iciHaiti – Social : Our compatriots stalked relentlessly in DR

Source: Haiti Libre Wednesday at daybreak, migration control teams, were simultaneously deployed in different areas of Santo Domingo as well as in the Provinces of Santiago and La Altagracia… Link: iciHaiti – Social : Our compatriots stalked relentlessly in DR

iciHaiti – Environment : Waste, nearly forty people sanctioned

Source: Haiti Libre Following the publication of a Communal Order against insalubrity last May punishing individuals and companies disposing of their waste in an inappropriate way, close to forty people have already been sanctioned… Link: iciHaiti – Environment : Waste, nearly forty people sanctioned

iciHaiti – Environment : Uncontrolled proliferation of gas stations and micro-centers of natural gas

Source: Haiti Libre Pierre Simon Georges, the resigning Minister of the Environment expressed concern about the problems of deterioration of the security of the living environment of citizens because of « the uncontrolled proliferation of petrol stations and micro centers… Link: iciHaiti – Environment : Uncontrolled proliferation of gas stations and micro-centers of

Haiti – NOTICE : Denial of the EDH

Source: Haiti Libre The Electricity of Haiti (EDH) informs the general public that information circulating on social networks and some online media.. Link: Haiti – NOTICE : Denial of the EDH

Haiti – Economy : $375M investment in 2017, an illusion record

Source: Haiti Libre sThe United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) in its latest annual report on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), indicates that FDI in Haiti for the year 2017… Link: Haiti – Economy : 5M investment in 2017, an illusion record

Haiti – Petit-Goâve : Demonstration against President Moïse

Source: Haiti Libre Friday, several hundred members, supporters and sympathizers of the local branch of the opposition have took Friday the streets of Petit-Goâve, to demand the departure of President Jovenel Moïse… Link: Haiti – Petit-Goâve : Demonstration against President Moïse

Haiti – Riots : Message of François Nicolas Duvalier

Source: Haiti Libre Following the recent riots and the crisis in Haiti, François Nicolas Duvalier who is preparing according to more than one, to to be a candidate for the next presidential elections of 2021, elivered a message that we invite you to read… Link: Haiti – Riots : Message of François Nicolas

iciHaiti – Formation : New unit of the PNH against sexual crimes

Source: Haiti Libre As part of the international mission in support of Haitian justice, 10 police officers members of a new unit of the PNHspecialized against sexual crimes have successfully completed intensive training at the National Police School of Quebec… Link: iciHaiti – Formation : New unit of the PNH against sexual crimes

iciHaiti – Petit-Goâve : Jacques Stevenson Thimoléon denies rumors

Source: Haiti Libre On Thursday, the former Deputy of Petit-Goâve Jacques Stevenson Thimoléon and current Director General of the Ministry of Planning, denied on Radio Préférence that he received and distributed money in order to prevent opposition demonstrations… Link: iciHaiti – Petit-Goâve : Jacques Stevenson Thimoléon denies rumors

Haiti – Politic : France to build health centers in Haiti but…

Source: Haiti Libre France is willing to build health centers in Haiti at the border area to help reduce the number of Haitian women giving birth in the Dominican Republic, but the Haitian Government has so far shown no interest… Link: Haiti – Politic : France to build health centers in Haiti but…

iciHaiti – DR : 553 Haitians arrested, 338 deportees to Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre Continuing its daily migratory control operations throughout the Dominican territory, the Directorate General of Migration (DGM) arrested 553 Haitians in different localities… Link: iciHaiti – DR : 553 Haitians arrested, 338 deportees to Haiti

Haiti – Justice : Climate of violence, the ombudsman indignated

Source: Haiti Libre Renan Hedouville, the Ombudsman, expresses « his indignation and his deepest concern » face the climate of violence unacceptable where shops, hotels, private banks, super markets, public institutions have were ransacked, looted, burnt… Link: Haiti – Justice : Climate of violence, the ombudsman indignated

Haiti – Politic : The Senate concerned

Source: Haiti Libre Senate Speaker Joseph Lambert expresses Senators’ concerns about the events that plagued the weekend… Link: Haiti – Politic : The Senate concerned

Haiti – Politic : The Senate concerned

Source: Haiti Libre Senate Speaker Joseph Lambert expresses Senators’ concerns about the events that plagued the weekend… Link: Haiti – Politic : The Senate concerned

Haiti – Tourism : The riots have caused serious damage to the tourism sector

Source: Haiti Libre Colombe Emilie Jessy Menos, the Minister of Tourism deplores and firmly condemns acts of violence, robbery, vandalism and looting perpetrated against certain commercial establishments and hotels in particular in the metropolitan area… Link: Haiti – Tourism : The riots have caused serious damage to the tourism sector

Haiti – Riots : Message from the Mayor of Port-au-Prince

Source: Haiti Libre Mayor Chevry deplores the acts of violence perpetrated against certain people, businesses and private properties and expresses his sympathies to the victims… Link: Haiti – Riots : Message from the Mayor of Port-au-Prince

iciHaiti – Politic : Core Group and CARICOM deeply concerned

Source: Haiti Libre On Monday, the Core Group expressed its concern at the violent demonstrations of violence and looting, which largely paralyzed the country during this weekend, with negative effects on the economy. The Core Group is saddened by… Link: iciHaiti – Politic : Core Group and CARICOM deeply concerned

iciHaiti – Riots : DR strengthens its border security

Source: Haiti Libre Sunday, following riots that have been going on for 3 days in Haiti, the Lieutenant-General Rubén Darío Paulino Sem, Minister of Defense announced that he has ordered the reinforcement of surveillance at the border… Link: iciHaiti – Riots : DR strengthens its border security

Haiti – Politic : The Prime Minister invited to resign

Source: Haiti Libre Deputy Tardieu deplores that the Government’s decision to withdraw the measure to increase fuel prices intervene too late, while citizens have lost their lives in the violent incidents and that private, public and commercial property has been looted… Link: Haiti – Politic : The Prime Minister invited to resign

Haiti – NOTICE : Warnings to Canadians traveling to Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre The Canadian government has changed its travel advisories and warnings for Haiti to reflect Global Affairs Canada’s recommendation to avoid all non-essential travel to Haiti at this time due to civil unrest… Link: Haiti – NOTICE : Warnings to Canadians traveling to Haiti

iciHaiti – Politic : Honor and merit to the Mayor of Delmas

Source: Haiti Libre The Foundation for Drug-Free World, a charity based in Los Angeles, California, proceeded this week this week at a ceremony, at the presentation of a plaque of honor and merit the Mayor of Delmas… Link: iciHaiti – Politic : Honor and merit to the Mayor of Delmas

Haiti – FLASH : Demonstrations, violence, balance of 2 days of chaos

Source: Haiti Libre Saturday evening, tension remained in several neighborhoods of Port-au-Prince where traffic was impossible because of the many barricades and various objects strewn the streets. Violence has also been reported in Cap-Haïtien, Les Cayes, Jacmel… Link: Haiti – FLASH : Demonstrations, violence, balance of 2 days of chaos

Haiti – FLASH : The Government suspend its decision !

Source: Haiti Libre In a statement signed by Jude Alix Patrick Salomon, Minister of Economy and Finance and Pierre Marie Du Meny, Minister of Trade and Industry it was decided… Link: Haiti – FLASH : The Government suspend its decision !

Haiti – Economy : Haiti risks losing thousands of jobs…

Source: Haiti Libre As of Saturday, July 7, 2018, will end the derogation granted to Haiti, pending the ratification of the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA). Haiti is the only Cariforum country that has not yet ratified the EPA… Link: Haiti – Economy : Haiti risks losing thousands of jobs…

Haiti – Cuba : Towards the Literacy of 300,000 more Haitians

Source: Haiti Libre Following a working meeting of Ministers of Education Pierre Josué Agénor Cadet (Haiti) and Ms. Ena Elsa Velazquez (Cuba) at the XI Annual Congress on Higher Education held in Havana in February 2018… Link: Haiti – Cuba : Towards the Literacy of 300,000 more Haitians

Haiti – FLASH: Russia 2018, quarter-finals, schedule of matches

Source: Haiti Libre The second round (1/8 finals) of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers, which ended on Tuesday, saw the surprise elimination of Spain against Russia, but also… Link: Haiti – FLASH: Russia 2018, quarter-finals, schedule of matches

Haiti – Politic : Launch of a rural electrification project in the North

Source: Haiti Libre Representatives of the Energy Unit of the Ministry of Public Works, of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Ambassador of Japan accredited to Haiti Yoshiaki Hatta, officially launched the project « Rural Electrification… Link: Haiti – Politic : Launch of a rural electrification project in the North

iciHaiti – Politic : Jovenel Moses visiting construction sites

Source: Haiti Libre Friday President Jovenel Moïse accompanied by the Engineer Fritz Caillot, the Minister of Public Works, the South-East Senator Joseph Lambert and several authorities of the South-East Department visited the site of the section Lavano / Lamontay… Link: iciHaiti – Politic : Jovenel Moses visiting construction sites

iciHaiti – Economy : The MCI honors a dozen entrepreneurs

Source: Haiti Libre As part of Entrepreneur Day realized earlier this week by the Center for Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Development of the Ministry of Trade and Industry Daniel Dénis the Director General of the Ministry honored… Link: iciHaiti – Economy : The MCI honors a dozen entrepreneurs

iciHaiti – France : Father Maurice Piquard receives the Legion of Honor

Source: Haiti Libre The Ambassador of France in Haiti, Mrs. Elisabeth Beton Delègue, presented the medal of Knight of the National Order of the Legion of Honor to Father Maurice Piquard, of the Montfortian Fathers’ congregation… Link: iciHaiti – France : Father Maurice Piquard receives the Legion of Honor

Haiti – Economy : Monthly inflation up + 1.3%

Source: Haiti Libre For the month of May 2018, the General Consumer Price Index (base 100 in August 2004) stood at 336.8 against 340.7 in April, posting a + 1.3% increase in inflation on a monthly basis… Link: Haiti – Economy : Monthly inflation up + 1.3%

iciHaiti – Economy : Entrepreneur's Day

Source: Haiti Libre The Business and Entrepreneurship Development Center (CDEE) of the Ministry of Trade and Industry has held a day of dialogue with entrepreneurs from the country, particularly those benefiting from the programs… Link: iciHaiti – Economy : Entrepreneur’s Day

Haiti – Economy : 2,3 billion gourdes budget support of the European Union

Source: Haiti Libre Through its second state budget support program (2018-2021), the European Union supports and accompanies Haiti in its program of reforms. In this context a first payment to the Treasury account of 30 million euros… Link: Haiti – Economy : 2,3 billion gourdes budget support of the European Union

Haiti – FLASH : 4 illegal ministers in the Lafontant Government

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday, following a correspondence from the Superior Court of Accounts and Administrative Litigation confirming that 4 of the 5 ministers from the last reshuffle are accountable of public money and have no discharge of their management… Link: Haiti – FLASH : 4 illegal ministers in the Lafontant Government

Haiti – Economy : Next budget 175 billion gourdes, up 21%

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday, 2 days before the deadline prescribed in the Constitution Jude Alix Patrick Salomon, the Minister of Economy and Finance submitted to the two Chambers of the Parliament, the amending budget 2017-2018 and the new draft Finance Law 2018-2019… Link: Haiti – Economy : Next budget 175 billion gourdes, up

Haiti – Politic : U.S. 2018 Trafficking in Persons Report

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday June 28 in Washington, DC, U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and Presidential Advisor Ivanka Trump released the annual Trafficking in Persons Report… Link: Haiti – Politic : U.S. 2018 Trafficking in Persons Report

iciHaiti – Justice : Fight against torture and inhuman treatment

Source: Haiti Libre As part of the International Day for the Support of Victims of Torture, several Civil Society Organizations, as well as the Office of the Protection of the Citizen of Haiti and the human rights department of Minujusth, organized… Link: iciHaiti – Justice : Fight against torture and inhuman treatment

Haiti – Politic : Denial of the Ministry of the Environment

Source: Haiti Libre The Communication Office of the Ministry of the Environment wants to formally deny the false information circulating on social networks announcing the departure… Link: Haiti – Politic : Denial of the Ministry of the Environment

iciHaiti – Economy : 2nd Financial Center dedicated to entrepreneurs

Source: Haiti Libre The Embassy of Canada in Haiti congratulates Le Levier Network Federation and Développement international Desjardins (DID) for the opening of a 2nd Financial Center dedicated to entrepreneurs in the Southern Region… Link: iciHaiti – Economy : 2nd Financial Center dedicated to entrepreneurs

Haiti – Economy : Situation of the public debt in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre In order to divulge the progress made, to make a photograph of the public debt portfolio and to present the challenges to be overcome, Jude Alix Patrick Salomon, the Minister of the Economy… Link: Haiti – Economy : Situation of the public debt in Haiti

iciHaiti – Politic : Rain of presidential gifts in Trou-du-Nord

Source: Haiti Libre Sunday as part of the celebration of Saint-Jean Baptiste, patron saint of Trou-du-Nord, about forty men and twenty women participated in a marathon organized by the Presidency… Link: iciHaiti – Politic : Rain of presidential gifts in Trou-du-Nord

Haiti – Politic : Review of the Director General of the RTNH

Source: Haiti Libre Monday, Gamall Jules Augustin, the Director General of the National Radio Television of Haiti (RTNH), reported on actions already undertaken in the state media, since its appointment in 2017… Link: Haiti – Politic : Review of the Director General of the RTNH

iciHaiti – Politic : OCID advocates parliamentary transparency

Source: Haiti Libre The Citizen Observatory for the Institutionalization of Democracy (OCID) advocates parliamentary transparency and better collaboration between Parliament and Civil Society… Link: iciHaiti – Politic : OCID advocates parliamentary transparency

Haiti – Health : UNFPA will launch two social projects in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre On Sunday, Panamanian Natalia Kanem, Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund also United Nations Assistant Secretary General arrived in Port-au-Prince to discuss the impact of the Fund in Haiti… Link: Haiti – Health : UNFPA will launch two social projects in Haiti

iciHaiti – Cap-Haitien : First anniversary of the League of Haitian Jurists

Source: Haiti Libre Saturday at the Faculty of Law, Economic Sciences and Management of Cap-Haïtien, the League of Haitian Jurists for the Promotion and Defense of Human Rights celebrated its first anniversary since its official launch on June 23, 2017… Link: iciHaiti – Cap-Haitien : First anniversary of the League of Haitian Jurists

Haiti – Economy : Towards an increase of tariffs…

Source: Haiti Libre Jude Alix Patrick Salomon, Minister of the Economy and Finance, in a document titled « Customs Policy: Encouraging Domestic Production », proposes new strategies to encourage local investors to produce in Haiti… Link: Haiti – Economy : Towards an increase of tariffs…

Haiti – DR : Haitian mayors and Dominicans want to act together

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday at the Juana Orix Hotel in Ounaminthe as part of the strengthening of binational relations, was held a meeting of the Inter-municipal Committee Transfrontalier (CIT), where mayors Haitians and Dominicans reiterated their commitment… Link: Haiti – DR : Haitian mayors and Dominicans want to act together

Haiti – Health : First National Policy for the Biomedical Sector

Source: Haiti Libre This week at the Karibe Hotel, Marie Gréta Roy Clément the Minister of Public Health has launched Haiti’s first ever National Medical Laboratory Policy, the result of the work of a multidisciplinary team of experts, philanthropic organizations and… Link: Haiti – Health : First National Policy for the Biomedical Sector

iciHaiti – MHAVE : Nadia Anglade Per, employee of the year

Source: Haiti Libre As part of WWorld Day of Public Service, the Ministry of Haitians Living Abroad honored as employee of the year Mrs. Nadia Anglade Per, for her dynamism, sense of responsibility, punctuality and respect… Link: iciHaiti – MHAVE : Nadia Anglade Per, employee of the year

Haiti – Politic : Pilot phase of the 5th general census

Source: Haiti Libre As part of their training, 120 future census agents are currently on the ground for a pilot census phase that will continue until July 7 in the comunes of Port-au-Prince, Jérémie, Anse d’Hainault, Jean Rabel… Link: Haiti – Politic : Pilot phase of the 5th general census

Haiti – Education : The Ministry honors thirty outstanding public servants

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday, as a prelude to the celebration of the World Civil Service Day, Pierre Josué Agénor Cadet, the Minister of National Education honored thirty public servants for their dedication and sense of public service… Link: Haiti – Education : The Ministry honors thirty outstanding public servants

iciHaiti – Justice : Fight against impunity in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre From June 25th to Thursday, June 28th at the Marriott Hotel in Port-au-Prince, Lawyers Without Borders Canada is organizing the International Conference… Link: iciHaiti – Justice : Fight against impunity in Haiti

Haiti – Sports : A large football stadium in Croix-des-Bouquets

Source: Haiti Libre Wednesday to Radio Télé Zenith, the Mayor of Croix-des-Bouquets Rony Colin met with West Senator Pierre-Paul Patrice Dumont aka « Pépé » around severals development projects, including the construction of a large football stadium in Corail… Link: Haiti – Sports : A large football stadium in Croix-des-Bouquets

Haiti – Taiwan : Donation of 11,000 bags of TCS 10 rice seeds

Source: Haiti Libre This week, at the request of the Ministry of Agriculture, the Embassy of Taiwan (Republic of China) in Haiti organized a distribution of 400 tons of TCS 10 rice seeds… Link: Haiti – Taiwan : Donation of 11,000 bags of TCS 10 rice seeds

iciHaiti – Diaspora : New Head of Post a.i at the Consulate of Montreal

Source: Haiti Libre To commemorate her departure from the Mission after her ecall by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Consulate General of Haiti in Montreal has awarded a plaque « Honor and Merit » to Laury Lamothe… Link: iciHaiti – Diaspora : New Head of Post a.i at the Consulate of Montreal

Haiti – Politic : Meeting around the Strategic Plan of CONATEL

Source: Haiti Libre Fritz Caillot, Minister supervising the National Telecommunications Council (CONATEL), made a working session with Jean David Rodney, the Director General of the Council on the Action Plan of the institution… Link: Haiti – Politic : Meeting around the Strategic Plan of CONATEL

iciHaiti – Wallonia-Brussels : Cooperation agreement of 3,5 million euros

Source: Haiti Libre At the end of the 5th permanent joint session Haiti / Wallonia-Brussels, Haiti and the French-speaking community of Belgium (Wallonia-Brussels), signed a new cooperation agreement for the period 2018-2023 for a total amount of nearly 3.5 million euros… Link: iciHaiti – Wallonia-Brussels : Cooperation agreement of 3,5 million euros

Haiti – Chile : The equivalence of Haitian diplomas at the center of discussions

Source: Haiti Libre Pierre Josué Agénor Cadet the Minister of National Education and the accredited Ambassador of Chile in Haiti, Patricio Utreras, held a working meeting on cooperation in the education sector between the two countries… Link: Haiti – Chile : The equivalence of Haitian diplomas at the center of discussions

iciHaiti – DR : Dominican tourist zones do not want illegal Haitians

Source: Haiti Libre Representatives of the tourism industry in the Dominican Republic call on the authorities concerned to put an end to the presence of illegal Haitians in all tourist zones of the country… Link: iciHaiti – DR : Dominican tourist zones do not want illegal Haitians

Haiti – Russia : First impressions of a Haitian visitor in Moscow

Source: Haiti Libre The former journalist Joel Lorquet, evangelist, writer and singer, present in Moscow sent us a travel article on his first impressions that we are pleased to share with you…. Link: Haiti – Russia : First impressions of a Haitian visitor in Moscow

Haiti – Environment : A delegation from the city of Saint-Marc in France

Source: Haiti Libre A delegation led by the Mayor of Saint-Marc Nicolas Dorvilus stayed a week in France in Bordeaux. During this mission the Saint-Marc town hall sought to strengthen itself by developing relations around water and sanitation… Link: Haiti – Environment : A delegation from the city of Saint-Marc in France

Haiti – FLASH : Sunrise Airways a Haitian success story

Source: Haiti Libre The businessman and philanthropist Philippe Bayard, President of the Haitian airline Sunrise Airways based in Port-au-Prince, aid that the success of the company is measured by the customer satisfaction and the increase in the number of travelers… Link: Haiti – FLASH : Sunrise Airways a Haitian success story

iciHaiti – Trou-du-Nord : First livestock competition in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre The past week in the commune of Trou-du-Nord (North-East), the Ministry of Agriculture with « Asosyasyon Renesans Ayiti », and AVHEC launched a livestock competition for the first time in Haiti… Link: iciHaiti – Trou-du-Nord : First livestock competition in Haiti

Haiti – Economy : Tax revenues up since 4 years

Source: Haiti Libre As part of the 94th anniversary of the General Directorate of Taxes (DGI) Miradin Morlan, the Director General at the head of this institution since October 2014, presented a positive assessment of the last 4 fiscal years… Link: Haiti – Economy : Tax revenues up since 4 years

Haiti – Education : Celebrating the Fulbright Program in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre Recognizing the value of two-way academic exchange, Chargé d’Affaires Robin Diallo hosted Fulbrighters past and present to celebrate the successes of the program and discuss how advanced degrees serve Haiti’s future… Link: Haiti – Education : Celebrating the Fulbright Program in Haiti

Haiti – Politic : The MJSAC congratulates «Corventina»

Source: Haiti Libre The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Action (MJSAC) presents its warmest congratulations to the young player Melchie Daëlle Dumornay elected Ballon d’Or (Golden Ball) U-17 Concacaf 2018… Link: Haiti – Politic : The MJSAC congratulates «Corventina»

iciHaiti – Agriculture : Inauguration of a laboratory for the benefit of the SNS

Source: Haiti Libre On Tuesday, the agronomist Jobert C. Angrand, Minister of Agriculture of Natural Resources and Rural Development (MARNDR) inaugurated the national laboratory for quality control of seeds at Tamarinier (Dept. West)… Link: iciHaiti – Agriculture : Inauguration of a laboratory for the benefit of the SNS

iciHaiti – DR : More than 240 Haitians controlled, 143 deportees

Source: Haiti Libre Multiplying its migratory control operations, the Directorate General of Migration (DGM) teams of inspectors, supervisors and agents of the DGM, with the support of members of the Dominican army… Link: iciHaiti – DR : More than 240 Haitians controlled, 143 deportees

Haiti – FLASH : The NGO Oxfam GB no longer authorized in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre Wednesday Jean Marie Reynaldo Brunet, Minister of the Interior and his counterparts of Planning and External Cooperation, Aviol Fleurant, as well as Foreign Affairs Antonio Rodrigue have disclosed a joint statement putting an end… Link: Haiti – FLASH : The NGO Oxfam GB no longer authorized in Haiti

iciHaiti – Technology : World Symposium on the Digital Economy

Source: Haiti Libre The International Telecommunication Union is organizing from 18 to 20 June 2018 in Santo Domingo, a global symposium on capacity building around the theme « Developing skills for the digital economy… Link: iciHaiti – Technology : World Symposium on the Digital Economy

Haiti – FLASH : Spoliation operations in an ecological reserve in Kenscoff

Source: Haiti Libre The Lorquet Foundation for a New Haiti (FOLONHA), condemns the spoliation operations that have been carried out for some time at the farm « Wynne Farm » an ecological reserve in Kenscoff… Link: Haiti – FLASH : Spoliation operations in an ecological reserve in Kenscoff

Haiti – Technology : Augmented reality and virtual tours of tourist sites

Source: Haiti Libre On June 8, the Ministry of Tourism and the École Supérieure d’Infotronique signed a memorandum of understanding for the launch of an augmented reality program and virtual tour of tourist sites… Link: Haiti – Technology : Augmented reality and virtual tours of tourist sites

Haiti – FLASH : Production of passports «drop by drop» in Haiti !

Source: Haiti Libre While the issuance of passports in the diaspora has become a ,in Haiti, despite all the equipment and a production capacity of 4,000 passports per day the issuance of passport is done drop by drop… Link: Haiti – FLASH : Production of passports «drop by drop» in Haiti !

Haiti – Diaspora : Memorandum of Understanding on international emigration

Source: Haiti Libre Friday, Guy André Junior François, the Minister of Haitians Living Abroad and Fabien Sambussy, Head of Mission of the International Organization for Migration signed a Memorandum of Understanding on International Migration and Diaspora… Link: Haiti – Diaspora : Memorandum of Understanding on international emigration

iciHaiti – Health : First half-yearly meeting of Canadian health partners

Source: Haiti Libre 17 of 26 partners who endorsed Canada’s Minister of International Development and La Francophonie Marie-Claude Bibeau’s call to action in February 2018, whose organizations from Canada took part in Port-au-Prince, at the first semi-annual meeting of… Link: iciHaiti – Health : First half-yearly meeting of Canadian health partners

Haiti – Environment : Opening of the 2nd Center of Germplasm

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday, in Fonds-des-Nègres (Dept. of Nippes) under the high patronage of President Jovenel Moïse, the Ministry of Environment (MDE) inaugurated the 2nd Germplasm Center… Link: Haiti – Environment : Opening of the 2nd Center of Germplasm

iciHaiti – Politic : France alongside the Haitian media

Source: Haiti Libre Organized at the Satama Hotel in Cap Haitien, during an opening seminar, the « Info Toupatou » program implemented by the French Agency for Media Development (CFI) was launched with the support of the the French Institute in Haiti… Link: iciHaiti – Politic : France alongside the Haitian media

Haiti – Social : National Day of the child in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre As part of the National Day of the Child in Haiti celebrated the second Sunday of June this Sunday, June 10 the Institute of Social Welfare and Research launched this week a series of activities across the country…. Link: Haiti – Social : National Day of the child in Haiti

Haiti – Social : Martine Moïse, supports mothers in Canapé-Vert

Source: Haiti Libre As part of the « Ti Manman cheri » program launched in 2012 under the Martelly-Lamothe Government, who restarted last May 27th, First Lady Martine Moïse on tour, went to the National School Republic… Link: Haiti – Social : Martine Moïse, supports mothers in Canapé-Vert

Haiti – Politic : Jovenel Moïse at the G7 Summit

Source: Haiti Libre Friday at the invitation of Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau, President Jovenel Moïse at the head of a delegation left Haiti to Canada to participate in the G7 summit to be held on June 8th and 9th, under very high security… Link: Haiti – Politic : Jovenel Moïse at

Haiti – Economy : Follow-up of the works at Cap Haitien International Airport

Source: Haiti Libre The Hugo Chavez International Airport of Cap-Haitien will inaugurate its new arrival hall very soon. At the same time, technicians are working on the tarmac to repair surface cracks in runway sections damaged… Link: Haiti – Economy : Follow-up of the works at Cap Haitien International Airport

Haiti – Petit-Goâve : The Mayor attacks journalists

Source: Haiti Libre In a note, the Dantis (former) Claudomir Claudel, head of the departmental office of the West of the Kingdom of Voodoo, « strongly condemns the threats made by the Mayor of Petit-Goâve, Jean Samson Limongy… Link: Haiti – Petit-Goâve : The Mayor attacks journalists

iciHaiti – JCI Haiti : High-level Zone Conference in Miami

Source: Haiti Libre The Haiti’s Junior Chamber International (JCI Haiti), informs that Vice President Guerdie Monfiston, at the head of a delegation of three people left Haiti Wednesday to Miami to participate to the zone conference… Link: iciHaiti – JCI Haiti : High-level Zone Conference in Miami

Haiti – Security : Canada, reliable partner of the PNH

Source: Haiti Libre Carlos Rojas-Arbulu, Head of the Canadian Cooperation in Haiti paid a courtesy call on Inspector General Jean Miguélite Maximé, Chief of Cabinet to the Director General of the Haitian National Police… Link: Haiti – Security : Canada, reliable partner of the PNH

Haiti – FLASH : OAS, Haiti's abstention vote, Special Adviser of Moïse precise

Source: Haiti Libre Guychard Doré, Special Adviser to President Jovenel Moïse, explained that the Haitian Government, by its vote of abstention at the 48th General Assembly of the OAS, « refused to interfering in Venezuela’s internal affairs… Link: Haiti – FLASH : OAS, Haiti’s abstention vote, Special Adviser of Moïse precise

Haiti – FLASH : Jovenel Moïse will participate in G7

Source: Haiti Libre Invited by the Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau, the President of Haiti Jovenel Moïse will participate at the G7 summit which will be held under very high security, at the hotel « Le Manoir Richelieu » in La Malbaie in Charlevoix (Quebec) on… Link: Haiti – FLASH : Jovenel

Haiti – Environment : Workshop on access to the Green Climate Fund

Source: Haiti Libre The Ministry of the Environment (MDE), through the Climate Change Directorate (DCC) intends to conduct a series of monthly workshops to inform its departmental and central directors… Link: Haiti – Environment : Workshop on access to the Green Climate Fund

Haiti – Education : Supervision of people with special needs

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday at the local of the Project Coordination Unit of the Ministry of National Education, the Secretary of State for Disabled People, Gérald Oriol Jr., proceeded during a ceremony to the distribution of adapted digital materials to more than twenty… Link: Haiti – Education : Supervision of people with special

Haiti – Politic : Miami donates 7 garbage trucks for Port-au-Prince

Source: Haiti Libre Sunday, Guy André Junior François, the Minister of Haitians Living Abroad and the Mayor of Port-au-Prince welcomed at the Airport International Toussaint Louverture, the arrival of Miami District 5 Municipal Commissioner, Keon Hardemon leading a… Link: Haiti – Politic : Miami donates 7 garbage trucks for Port-au-Prince

Haiti – Politic : Survey on the perception of citizens on the work of Parliament

Source: Haiti Libre The Citizen Observatory for the Institutionalization of Democracy, in partnership with the National Democratic Institute, conducts a « survey on the perception of citizens of Parliament’s work and their relations with their elected… Link: Haiti – Politic : Survey on the perception of citizens on the work of Parliament

iciHaiti – Les Cayes : Free medical treatment, drugs and glasses

Source: Haiti Libre On Saturday, as part of the commemoration of the 23rd anniversary of the National Police of Haiti (PNH), the Directorate of the South Department of the PNH in partnership with the hospital… Link: iciHaiti – Les Cayes : Free medical treatment, drugs and glasses

iciHaiti – Health : «Acting for the mentally ill»

Source: Haiti Libre As part of a solidarity day recently organized for the mentally ill of the Mars & Kline Neuropsychiatric University Hospital Center by the 4th year students of Medicine… Link: iciHaiti – Health : «Acting for the mentally ill»

iciHaiti – Diaspora : Jovenel Moïse speaker at the Montreal Conference

Source: Haiti Libre The Montreal Conference, presented by the International Economic Forum of the Americas, June 11-14, 2018, at the Bonaventure Hotel in Montreal, will receive President Jovenel Moïse as a speaker for a special address on Monday, June 11… Link: iciHaiti – Diaspora : Jovenel Moïse speaker at the Montreal Conference

Haiti – MHAVE : The Minister François with the Haitians in Chile

Source: Haiti Libre On tour in Chile since May 30 to learn about the situation of Haitian migrants in irregular migratory situation, Guy André Junior François Minister of Haitians Living Abroad met… Link: Haiti – MHAVE : The Minister François with the Haitians in Chile

Haiti – Social : Dance and stage play against gender violence

Source: Haiti Libre Until June 6, 2018, the Haitian choreographer, Kettly Noël, organizes introductory workshops on contemporary dance and theatrical interpretation against gender violence, intended for young people from the neighborhoods of Bel Air, Cité Soleil… Link: Haiti – Social : Dance and stage play against gender violence

Haiti – Politic : Hurricane season «objective zero death»

Source: Haiti Libre Friday, June 1 at Fort-Liberté (North-East), Jean Marie Reynaldo Brunet, the Minister of the Interior has marked during a ceremony, the beginning of the 2018 hurricane season around the theme « Fanm kou gason, youn ede lòt pare »… Link: Haiti – Politic : Hurricane season «objective zero death»

iciHaiti – Politics : Republican Senator Bob Corker visits Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday in the Primature, Republican Senator Bob Corker (Tennessee), Presidnet of the Foreign Affairs Committee, accompanied by Robin Diallo, Chargé d’Affaires ai of the United States Embassy in Haiti, paid a visit to the Prime Minister Lafontant… Link: iciHaiti – Politics : Republican Senator Bob Corker visits Haiti

Haiti – Canada : $1 million for microfinance in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre FINCA Canada and its financial services partner company FINCA Impact Finance announced that Deetken Impact, an asset management firm based in Vancouver, Canada, will provide a USD 1 million loan to FINCA Haiti SA… Link: Haiti – Canada : million for microfinance in Haiti

Haiti – Social : Impact of sex education on women in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre As part of the International Day of Action for Women’s Health, feminist activist Danièle Magloire, said that the vulnerability of Haitian women in the field of sexuality is currently one of the major challenges of the national health system… Link: Haiti – Social : Impact of sex education on women

Haiti – Agriculture : Towards a good spring campaign

Source: Haiti Libre According to the latest observations in Haiti of the Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEW NET), current agricultural activities announce a good spring campaign… Link: Haiti – Agriculture : Towards a good spring campaign

iciHaiti – Politic : Farm project in the plain of Les Cayes…

Source: Haiti Libre This week, Jean Gabriel Fortuné Mayor of the commune of Les Cayes held an important meeting with members of the Board of of Communal Sections (CASEC) and Administration of Communal Sections (ASEC)… Link: iciHaiti – Politic : Farm project in the plain of Les Cayes…

Haiti – Politic : Towards new terms of cooperation with Taiwan ?

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday, as part of an official visit to Taiwan from May 26 to June 2, President Jovenel Moïse held talks in Taipei with President of Taiwan (Republic of China) Tsai Ing-wen… Link: Haiti – Politic : Towards new terms of cooperation with Taiwan ?

Haiti – Economyv : A fund of 20 million gourdes for the cooperative sector

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday at the BRH Convention Center, Aviol Fleurant, the Minister of Planning launched the symposium of the National Council of Cooperatives (CNC) on the theme « the challenges of the Haitian cooperative sector… Link: Haiti – Economyv : A fund of 20 million gourdes for the cooperative sector

Haiti – Economy : A fund of 20 million gourdes for the cooperative sector

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday at the BRH Convention Center, Aviol Fleurant, the Minister of Planning launched the symposium of the National Council of Cooperatives (CNC) on the theme « the challenges of the Haitian cooperative sector… Link: Haiti – Economy : A fund of 20 million gourdes for the cooperative sector

iciHaiti – Argentina : Signature of a bilateral sports cooperation agreement

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday in Buenos Aires Guy André Junior François, the Minister of Haitians Living Abroad (MHAVE) representing Régine Lamur, Minister of Youth and Sports, proceeded to the signing of a protocol sports cooperation agreement… Link: iciHaiti – Argentina : Signature of a bilateral sports cooperation agreement

Haiti – Politic : The State takes control of the PNH, strong reactions

Source: Haiti Libre Monday in the Special Monitor No. 6 was issued a presidential decree dated 23 May, submitting to the approval of the Superior Council of the National Police (CSPN), before their implementation, the decisions of ther PNH… Link: Haiti – Politic : The State takes control of the PNH, strong reactions

Haiti – Social : Mayor Colin of the Croix-des-Bouquets, personally very generous

Source: Haiti Libre On Sunday during Mother’s Day, the businessman Rony Colin (CEO of Radio Télé Zenith and of Park Colin) and Mayor of the Croix-des-Bouquets, personally distributed envelopes each containing at least 5,000 gourdes to… Link: Haiti – Social : Mayor Colin of the Croix-des-Bouquets, personally very generous

Haiti – Economy : Monthly inflation up +1.2% (April)

Source: Haiti Libre For the month of April 2018, the General Consumer Price Index (base 100 in August 2004) stood at 340.7 against 336.8 in March, showing an increase in inflation of + 1.2% on a monthly basis, against 1% the previous… Link: Haiti – Economy : Monthly inflation up +1.2% (April)

iciHaiti – Education: Winning school of School Genius (South)

Source: Haiti Libre Saturday afternoon ended the School Genius competition organized by the South Departmental Directorate of the National Police of Haiti (DDS/PNH) with the victory in the final of the School… Link: iciHaiti – Education: Winning school of School Genius (South)

iciHaiti – DR : More than 500 Haitians controlled, 281 deportees

Source: Haiti Libre According to a report by the Directorate General of Migration (DGM), 225 foreigners (mostly Haitians) were controlled the same day during several simultaneous migration operations in the province Mgr Nouel (Central Cibao… Link: iciHaiti – DR : More than 500 Haitians controlled, 281 deportees

iciHaiti – Technology : ExpoSciences 2018

Source: Haiti Libre Saturday, Pierre Josué Agénor Cadet, the Minister of National Education, was the guest of honor at the opening ceremony of ExpoSciences 2018 at the Collège Catts Pressoir (81 Martin Luther King Avenue) and of International Symposium… Link: iciHaiti – Technology : ExpoSciences 2018

Haiti – Politic : The Head of State on tour in the Northeast

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday, Jovenel Moïse, visited the department of North-East, including Morne Rose, in the Commune Perches to learn about the progress and opportunities offered to the inhabitants of the area through the project AVANSE… Link: Haiti – Politic : The Head of State on tour in the Northeast

Haiti – Football : Argentina – Haiti, final list of Grenadiers (official)

Source: Haiti Libre Engaged with their respective club at the end of the season, Jems Geffrard, Andrew Jean Baptiste and Sébastien Thurière will not be able to defend the Haitian colors against Argentina during the friendly match… Link: Haiti – Football : Argentina – Haiti, final list of Grenadiers (official)

Haiti – Health : Medical mission of the diaspora in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday, a delegation of about twenty people from the diaspora was welcomed by Guy André Junior François, Minister of Haitians Living Abroad at the Ministry’s kiosk at Toussaint Louverture International Airport… Link: Haiti – Health : Medical mission of the diaspora in Haiti

Haiti – FLASH : Reminder of the official dates of State exams (2017-2018)

Source: Haiti Libre In accordance with the 2017-2018 school calendar, the Ministry of National Education and Vocational Training (MENFP) reminds the dates chosen for the official state exams for the academic year 2017-2018… Link: Haiti – FLASH : Reminder of the official dates of State exams (2017-2018)

Haiti – DR : Important seizures of contraband products from Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre Since the last strengthening of border surveillance with Haitiin order to fight against illegal migration, trafficking of drugs and contraband of goods from Haiti, the Dominican system is proving increasingly effective… Link: Haiti – DR : Important seizures of contraband products from Haiti

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