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April 23, 2018

Haiti

Haiti – Politic : Distribution of cars to departmental representatives of mayors !

Source: Haiti Libre In order to strengthen the territorial communities and after distributing 571 new motorcycles to the Presidents of the CASEC, President Jovenel Moïse handed a batch of 10 vehicles to the representatives of departmental associations of mayors… Link: Haiti – Politic : Distribution of cars to departmental representatives of mayors !

Haiti – Diplomacy : A delegation of Haitian parliamentarians in Quebec

Source: Haiti Libre Adelegation of Haitian parliamentarians is expected Monday in Canada, to participate in the province of Quebec at the first session of the Standing Committee on Interparliamentary Haiti-Quebec, which is held in Parliament in Quebec… Link: Haiti – Diplomacy : A delegation of Haitian parliamentarians in Quebec

Haiti – Economy : Inauguration of a dock on Turtle Island

Source: Haiti Libre Saturday in Cayonne a locality on the Turtle Island, Colombe Émilie Jessy Menos, Minister of Tourism accompanied by Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant, proceeded to the inauguration of the dock at Port Vincent… Link: Haiti – Economy : Inauguration of a dock on Turtle Island

Haiti – Chile : A trafficking network of Haitian migrants dismantled

Source: Haiti Libre An investigation by the Prosecutor’s Office Paola Zárate in Santiago (Chili) on Chilean travel agencies, helped dismantle a network of Haitian smuggling and arrest 5 people 3 Haitians, 1 Chilean… Link: Haiti – Chile : A trafficking network of Haitian migrants dismantled

Haiti – Politic : The Government of Haiti and the UN strengthen their partnership

Source: Haiti Libre This week, the Government and the United Nations System in Haiti convened the 2017-2021 Sustainable Development Framework (CSD) progress review meeting, which guides Haiti’s partnership with the United Nations in support of the country’s national… Link: Haiti – Politic : The Government of Haiti and the UN strengthen their partnership

Haiti – Security : Graduation of the 11th promotion of CIMO

Source: Haiti Libre Yesterday Wednesday at the National Police School, Michel-Ange Gédéon the Director General of the PNH participated in the graduation ceremony of the 11th Promotion of the Corps of Intervention and Maintenance of the Order composed of 106 recipients… Link: Haiti – Security : Graduation of the 11th promotion of CIMO

Haiti – FLASH : Police operation failed against armed gangs

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday afternoon a specialized intelligence unit of the PNH in infiltration and spinning operation in the population of the neighborhood of Cité Plus, with a view to arresting the dangerous leader of the Gang known as « Arnel »… Link: Haiti – FLASH : Police operation failed against armed gangs

iciHaiti – Saint-Marc : 3rd Edition of the Literature Festival

Source: Haiti Libre The Town Hall of Saint-Marc, official partner of the 3rd Edition of the Literature Festival « Vive Haïti Livres » is fully committed to the full success of this event… Link: iciHaiti – Saint-Marc : 3rd Edition of the Literature Festival

Haiti – Agriculture : Meeting around the budget reform

Source: Haiti Libre Eugène Branly, the Director General of the Ministry of Agriculture received last week a delegation of the Directorate General of Budget of the Ministry of Economy and Finance, around the question of budget reform… Link: Haiti – Agriculture : Meeting around the budget reform

iciHaiti – Environment : Return of the Season of the Tree

Source: Haiti Libre The Board of Directors of Promotion for Development informs the Haitian population that the Season of the Tree in Haiti extends from April 15 to Friday May 25, 2018. In this framework, it is asked to all citizens… Link: iciHaiti – Environment : Return of the Season of the Tree

Haiti – Politic : State Reform, Implementation Program 2018-2023

Source: Haiti Libre Saturday at the Hotel Royal Decameron, ended a week-long seminar, aimed at developing the strategic axes of the new program of implementation of the state reform for the next 5 years (2018 – 2023)… Link: Haiti – Politic : State Reform, Implementation Program 2018-2023

Haiti – Agriculture : State of Food Security in the Country (April 2018)

Source: Haiti Libre In its latest bulletin on Haiti of April 2018, FEWS NET’s « Famine Early Warning Systems Network » indicates that « preparations for the spring campaign are proceeding normally across the country… Link: Haiti – Agriculture : State of Food Security in the Country (April 2018)

iciHaiti – Artibonite : 3 Environmental Agents per commune

Source: Haiti Libre Friday, April 13, after the Southeast, the West, the Nippes and the Northwest, it is the turn of the department of Artibonite to deploy its Environmental Agents… Link: iciHaiti – Artibonite : 3 Environmental Agents per commune

Haiti – UN : Annual Review of the Status of Development Assistance

Source: Haiti Libre qFriday, April 13, Aviol Fleurant, the Minister of Planning and External Cooperation met in his office, a United Nations delegation around the annual Review of the status of the United Nations Development Assistance Framework… Link: Haiti – UN : Annual Review of the Status of Development Assistance

iciHaiti – Politic : The Ambassador of Taiwan visits Les Cayes

Source: Haiti Libre Friday afternoon, Jean Gabriel Fortuné the Mayor of Les Cayes in presence of members of the City Council, received the visit of Guillaume Cheng-hao Hu, the Ambassador of Taiwan (Republic of China)… Link: iciHaiti – Politic : The Ambassador of Taiwan visits Les Cayes

Haiti – FLASH : President Moïse expected in Florida

Source: Haiti Libre On Sunday, April 15, 2018, President Jovenel Moses, will arrive in South Florida to share with the Diaspora his vision and the progress made in Haiti during his first year in power… Link: Haiti – FLASH : President Moïse expected in Florida

Haiti – Taiwan : Donation of 6,100 metric tons of rice

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday Cheng-Hao Hu, Ambassador to Haiti of the Republic of China (Taiwan) and Mgr. Ogé Beauvoir, Executive Director of the NGO Food For The Poor in Haiti, signed a Memorandum of Understanding… Link: Haiti – Taiwan : Donation of 6,100 metric tons of rice

iciHaiti – Environment : Official inauguration ceremony of men in green in the Nippes

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday, Louverture Ostiné, the Coordinator of Departmental Environmental Directorates participated at the official inauguration ceremony of about thirty Environmental Agents for this department who were given the mission to be… Link: iciHaiti – Environment : Official inauguration ceremony of men in green in the Nippes

Haiti – Economy : Blockchain technology serving agribusiness

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday as part of the 8th International Summit on Finance, Jean Baden Dubois, Governor of the BRH exposed the Bank’s monetary policy and Blockchain technology. He explained the possible contributions of the Blockchain technology to the development of… Link: Haiti – Economy : Blockchain technology serving agribusiness

iciHaiti – Jacmel : Tribute to Michelet Divers

Source: Haiti Libre The Town Hall of Jacmel, during the commemoration of the first anniversary of the death of the historian Michelet Divers… Link: iciHaiti – Jacmel : Tribute to Michelet Divers

Haiti – Politic : The LEH meets Dominican investors in the gaming sector

Source: Haiti Libre Marie Margareth Fortuné, the Director General of the Haitian State Lottery (LEH), at the head of a delegation composed of senior executives of the institution, went to the Dominican Republic, during 3 days… Link: Haiti – Politic : The LEH meets Dominican investors in the gaming sector

iciHaiti – NOTE : Barbancourt denies rumors and explains

Source: Haiti Libre Following rumors circulating in the media about possible problems at its plant, the Société du Rhum Barbancourt would like to inform the press and the general public, that “for a few days… Link: iciHaiti – NOTE : Barbancourt denies rumors and explains

iciHaiti – Security : Reinforced security plan in several communes

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday, in order to fight against banditry, Ronsard Saint-Cyr, the Secretary of State for Public Security announced the deployment of a reinforced security plan… Link: iciHaiti – Security : Reinforced security plan in several communes

Haiti – Economy : 1 million Haitians have access to microfinance

Source: Haiti Libre On the second day of the 8th International Finance Summit, the Society for Social and Economic Information (SIKSE), presented the partial results of a census of microfinance institutions in Haiti conducted between 2016 and 2017… Link: Haiti – Economy : 1 million Haitians have access to microfinance

Haiti – Sport : Basketball JumpStart NBA Digicel 2018

Source: Haiti Libre Registration for the first phase of training of Jumpstart Basketball NBA Digicel 2018 are now closed, more than 1,000 eager young boys and girls answer the call… Link: Haiti – Sport : Basketball JumpStart NBA Digicel 2018

Haiti – Economy : 8th International Finance Summit

Source: Haiti Libre Monday at the Karibe Convention Center, Economist Kesner Pharel, President of the Group Croissance, opened the 8th International Finance Summit (April 9-13), stressing the importance of decentralization in a process of poverty eradication… Link: Haiti – Economy : 8th International Finance Summit

Haiti – Politic : Tabling of 2 very important bills

Source: Haiti Libre In order to reform the legal framework of the public institutions and to ensure the harmonization of the organic laws of the ministries, Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant, proceeded in plenary session in Parliament to the tabling and presentation of 2… Link: Haiti – Politic : Tabling of 2 very

iciHaiti – Petit-Goâve : Mayor Limongy over the law

Source: Haiti Libre Deputy Mayor Delor Desgranges, following the illegal withholding of his pay check for the month of March, by the Mayor of Petit-Goâve Jean Samson Limongy has, as he had announced to the mayor, appealed to the law to try to get his check… Link: iciHaiti – Petit-Goâve : Mayor Limongy

iciHaiti – Artibonite : Construction of a bridge at Précièse

Source: Haiti Libre Pierre Simon Georges, the Minister of the Environment went to Petite-Rivière de l’Artibonite to officially launch a project of cleaning of canals used to water the cultivable plains of the locality of Précièse and the reconstruction of a bridge… Link: iciHaiti – Artibonite : Construction of a bridge at Précièse

Haiti – Diphtheria : Start of the vaccination campaign Phase II

Source: Haiti Libre This Sunday, April 8, OPS announces the beginning of Phase 2 of the vaccination campaign against diphtheria in the Department of the West, which should reach more than 1.2 million children… Link: Haiti – Diphtheria : Start of the vaccination campaign Phase II

Haiti – Education : 34 sanctioned schools will no longer work

Source: Haiti Libre Friday Meniol Jeune the Director General of the Ministry of Education announced as part of the fight against corruption within the education system, the cancellation of the license or permit of 34 schools in contravention with… Link: Haiti – Education : 34 sanctioned schools will no longer work

Education : 34 sanctioned schools will no longer work

Source: Haiti Libre Friday Meniol Jeune the Director General of the Ministry of Education announced as part of the fight against corruption within the education system, the cancellation of the license or permit of 34 schools in contravention with… Link: Education : 34 sanctioned schools will no longer work

Haiti – Football : Camp Nou Academy in talent detection mode

Source: Haiti Libre For a week now the National Technical Directorate (DTN) is engaged in a campaign of detection of young football players born in 2004 to join the Academy « Camp Nou »… Link: Haiti – Football : Camp Nou Academy in talent detection mode

Haiti – Religion : 20,000 Adventist baptisms at Sylvio Cator Stadium

Source: Haiti Libre As part of the LTM 2018 program, 70 missionaries from 34 different countries making up the 24 Inter-American Division (IAD) of Seventh-day Adventist Divisions are deployed to all regions of Haiti… Link: Haiti – Religion : 20,000 Adventist baptisms at Sylvio Cator Stadium

iciHaiti – PNH NOTICE : Return of materials to the institution, latest deadline

Source: Haiti Libre The General Inspectorate of National Police of Haiti informs all members of the institution that « the materials of the institution (vehicles, collective weapons, individual weapons, uniforms, badges, equipment… Link: iciHaiti – PNH NOTICE : Return of materials to the institution, latest deadline

Haiti – Environment : 4th Edition of Alternatiba Village

Source: Haiti Libre The Alternatiba Plateau Central Committee, in partnership with the Coordination Alternatiba Haiti and the Francophone Action Group for the Environment are organizing the 4th edition of the Alternatiba Village for the climate in Hinche and Zim Basin… Link: Haiti – Environment : 4th Edition of Alternatiba Village

iciHaiti – Petit-Goâve : New tension at the town hall!

Source: Haiti Libre The Deputy Mayor of Petit-Goâve, Délor Desgranges is victim of the management measures, somewhat « orthodox » and sometimes violent, of the Mayor of Petit-Goâve Limongy Jean whose reputation in this field is well established… Link: iciHaiti – Petit-Goâve : New tension at the town hall!

Haiti – Economy : Pay finally your taxes online

Source: Haiti Libre Monday, Ronald Décembre, the Secretary of State for Finance and Miradin Morlan the Director General of Taxes presented the system of online declaration (e-declaration) and payment online (e-payment) now in operation… Link: Haiti – Economy : Pay finally your taxes online

iciHaiti – Politic : Tabling of a bill for the protection of Haitian women

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday, Senator Dieudonne Luma Etienne, Chair of the Commission « Equity of Gender », tabled in the Senate a law proposal on the prevention, protection, punishment and elimination of violence against Haitian women… Link: iciHaiti – Politic : Tabling of a bill for the protection of Haitian women

Haiti – Tourism : Death of Michel Géhy

Source: Haiti Libre Colombe Emilie Jessy Menos, the Minister of Tourism is « dismayed at the announcement of the death of Michel Géhy » tourism and hotel entrepreneur of the Southeast Department and owner of the hotel « La Colline Enchantée » of Marigot… Link: Haiti – Tourism : Death of Michel Géhy

Haiti – FLASH : Haitian military would have used firearms !

Source: Haiti Libre Hervé Denis, the Minister of Defense, learned with amazement that on the evening of Saturday, March 31st, 3 soldiers-technicians of the Corps of Military Engineering went without a mission order or regular permission… Link: Haiti – FLASH : Haitian military would have used firearms !

iciHaiti – Volleyball : The Haitian selection wins its ticket for the final

Source: Haiti Libre As part of the 11th edition of the Caribbean Regional Tournament (CAZOVA), the Haitian Volleyball Under-21 selection after defeating Trinidad and Tobago [3-0] and Suriname [3-1], won Monday the victory against Martinique… Link: iciHaiti – Volleyball : The Haitian selection wins its ticket for the final

Haiti – Tourism : Success of the 31st Sea Festival in Pestel

Source: Haiti Libre During the Easter weekend, from March 30th to April 1st, 2018, in the commune of Prestel (Grand’Anse Dept.), the 31st edition of the Pestel Sea Festival was held, which once again hosted thousands of national tourists… Link: Haiti – Tourism : Success of the 31st Sea Festival in Pestel

Haiti – DR : Dominican carriers complain of unfair competition

Source: Haiti Libre Juan Marte, President of the National Union of Transport Workers (CNTT) said that Dominican carriers expressed this week their concerns about the regular incursions into the Dominican territory of drivers of Haiti trucks, vans and buses… Link: Haiti – DR : Dominican carriers complain of unfair competition

iciHaiti – Jacmel : Gary Victor named honorary citizen

Source: Haiti Libre The Mayor of the city of Jacmel Marky Kessa, in front of a assembly of personality, of business people and letters, named the famous writer, novelist, Haitian screenwriter, Gary Victor… Link: iciHaiti – Jacmel : Gary Victor named honorary citizen

Haiti – Politic : Venezuela pays tribute to Alexandre Pétion

Source: Haiti Libre In a statement issued by the Chancellery, Venezuela reiterates its friendship and solidarity with Haiti as part of the 200th anniversary of the death of Alexander Pétion… Link: Haiti – Politic : Venezuela pays tribute to Alexandre Pétion

iciHaiti – USA : Towards specialized training for SWAT

Source: Haiti Libre Nicholas Hilgert, Director of the International Bureau of Narcotics and Law Enforcement (INL) of the United States Embassy in Haiti, visited in Port-au-Prince, the SWAT unit of the National Police of Haiti… Link: iciHaiti – USA : Towards specialized training for SWAT

Haiti – Petit-Goâve : All is wrong to the Lycée Faustin Soulouque

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday, March 29, Pierrevilus Jean Elius, the Director of Lycée Faustin Soulouque of Petit-Goâve, met with teachers of the institution (budgeted and strikers), 70 teachers answered present… Link: Haiti – Petit-Goâve : All is wrong to the Lycée Faustin Soulouque

iciHaiti – Justice : A raped minor testifies, her attacker boycott the Judge

Source: Haiti Libre Wednesday in Petit-Goâve, a minor raped aged 17 years, responding to the invitation of Judge of instruction Fritzner Duclair was auditioned for several hours. The journalist Joseph Ephésien, accused of this act, voluntarily boycotted… Link: iciHaiti – Justice : A raped minor testifies, her attacker boycott the Judge

Haiti – DR : Urge to fight against impunity and hate speech

Source: Haiti Libre The machete killing at Pedernales of a Dominican couple has had an adverse impact on the Haitian community living in this area. While strongly condemning this double murder, the GARR urges the authorities of both countries… Link: Haiti – DR : Urge to fight against impunity and hate speech

iciHaiti – Social : 211 Haitians controlled in Las Terrenas, 51 expelled to Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre Continuing its migratory control operations throughout the Dominican territory, the Directorate General of Migration has carried out operations in the province of Samaná (Northeast) specifically in the communities of Cruce Sanchez ,La Bonita, Come Pan…. Link: iciHaiti – Social : 211 Haitians controlled in Las Terrenas, 51 expelled to Haiti

iciHaiti – Social : A Haitian bullet by a Dominican soldier

Source: Haiti Libre Rouison Luis (26), a Haitian of origin as wounded by a bullet after a confrontation with a Dominican soldier at the military checkpoint of the rural community of Aguas Negras… Link: iciHaiti – Social : A Haitian bullet by a Dominican soldier

Haiti – Social : Launch of a music competition around the flag

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday, Pierre Josué Agénor Cadet, the Minister of National Education, officially launched a Music Competition on the theme which aims to revalorise the national bi-color and promote citizen values… Link: Haiti – Social : Launch of a music competition around the flag

Haiti – News : Zapping…

Source: Haiti Libre FLASH Sunrise Airways : 2 new flights this week – False Cardinal Chibly Langlois – 4 executives from the Ministry of Education in court – 3 seed production centers – Postponement of hearing for Laurent Lamothe – 78 years of the National Library of Haiti… Link: Haiti – News :

Haiti – Football : Results of the 7th day of CHFP 2018

Source: Haiti Libre The 7th day of the Haitian Professional Football Championship (CHFP 2018) has lifted the veil on the identity of the teams wishing to regain the supreme title… Link: Haiti – Football : Results of the 7th day of CHFP 2018

iciHaiti – Politic : Mayor Rony Colin honored by Canaan

Source: Haiti Libre The members of the populations of Canaan, Jérusalem, Corail, OnaVille, Bellevue, Saint Christophe, among others, expressed their gratitude to Mayor Rony Colin of Croix-des-Bouquets… Link: iciHaiti – Politic : Mayor Rony Colin honored by Canaan

Haiti – Education : The ESIH will launch a Master II in Business Administration

Source: Haiti Libre Wednesday, the School of Infotronics of Haiti, the Institute of Business Administration of Nice and the National Foundation for Education of Business Management will proceed with the launch of Master II in Business Administration… Link: Haiti – Education : The ESIH will launch a Master II in Business Administration

iciHaiti – Social : Multiplication of migratory control patrols

Source: Haiti Libre Continuing migration screening operations throughout the country, the Directorate General of Migration with the support of the Dominican army and in coordination with the Public Prosecutor’s Office of the province of anta Cruz de El Seibo controlled 281… Link: iciHaiti – Social : Multiplication of migratory control patrols

iciHaiti – Social : The LEH launches «LOTO MANMI»

Source: Haiti Libre This week, Margareth Fortuné, the Director General of the Haitian State Lottery launched LOTO MANMI, a highly anticipated product for the Haitian Mother’s Day… Link: iciHaiti – Social : The LEH launches «LOTO MANMI»

Haiti – FLASH : Official request for extradition of the Dominican Republic

Source: Haiti Libre The Attorney General of the Dominican Republic, Jean Rodríguez, has formally asked the Haitian authorities for the extradition of brothers Luis Bom (in jail in Jacmel) and Francisco Bom (fugitive), accused of murdering… Link: Haiti – FLASH : Official request for extradition of the Dominican Republic

iciHaiti – Airport : Moïse on a night tour

Source: Haiti Libre President Moïse, accompanied by Fritz Caillot, the Minister of Public Works visited late on March 21, the modernization work in progress at the Toussaint Louverture International Airport, in particular the widening of the airstrip and takeoff 10-28… Link: iciHaiti – Airport : Moïse on a night tour

Haiti – Politic : The number of civil servants insufficient

Source: Haiti Libre According to Josué Pierre-Louis, the Director General of the OMRH the State is under-administered, the public service does not have a sufficient number of civil servants, with 8 per 1,000 inhabitants… Link: Haiti – Politic : The number of civil servants insufficient

Haiti – Education : Inauguration of the 175th School of the Digicel Foundation

Source: Haiti Libre This week the Digicel Foundation in the presence of its Founder Denis O’Brien and many local authorities, was inaugurated the National Congregational School of Our Lady of Perpetual Help located at Bel Air… Link: Haiti – Education : Inauguration of the 175th School of the Digicel Foundation

iciHaiti – Environment : 1 million trees for Macaya National Park

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday in press conference, Astrel Joseph the Director of Water Resources within the Ministry of the Environment announced the launch of the planting of 1 million trees in the Macaya Park… Link: iciHaiti – Environment : 1 million trees for Macaya National Park

iciHaiti – Justice : Pre-trial detention cases, piority to women

Source: Haiti Libre On the initiative of the « Gender and Model Jurisdiction » sections, of the Minujusth, the Dean Bernard Saint-Vil and the Government Commissioner Ocnam Clame Dameus, near the Prosecutor’s Office of Port-au-Prince, agreed to give priority to cases… Link: iciHaiti – Justice : Pre-trial detention cases, piority to women

Haiti – Japan : New Cooperation Policy (2018-2022)

Source: Haiti Libre In order to support the commitments included in the « Strategic Development Plan for Haiti » developed in 2012, which plans to make Haiti an emerging country in 2030, which is a vision of long-term development, the Japan is cooperating mainly in… Link: Haiti – Japan : New Cooperation Policy

Haiti – Security : Armed threats in the Maternity Isaïe Jeanty !

Source: Haiti Libre In a note, Mary Gréta Roy Clement Minister of Health and Population, said she learned with dismay the verbal and physical abuse suffered by the Medical Director of the Maternity Isaïe Jeanty… Link: Haiti – Security : Armed threats in the Maternity Isaïe Jeanty !

iciHaiti – Environment : Operation «clean city» in Saint-Marc

Source: Haiti Libre This week, the Lorquet Foundation for a New Haiti (FOLONHA), supported the initiative of several leaders and the town hall of Saint-Marc to carry out a vast operation of cleaning and sanitation… Link: iciHaiti – Environment : Operation «clean city» in Saint-Marc

Haiti – DR : Working session of the Bilateral Joint Commission

Source: Haiti Libre The Haitian-Dominican Technical Secretariat of the Bilateral Mixed Commission and the Executive Secretariat of the Joint Dominican-Haitian Commission organized a 2-day working session in Port-au-Prince… Link: Haiti – DR : Working session of the Bilateral Joint Commission

iciHaiti – Léogâne : Tourist destination of Rara 2018

Source: Haiti Libre The Deputy Jean Wilson Hippolite and Mayor Mauclair Désir of Léogâne invite Haitians from all over the world to come and take part, during Easter and for three days, to make Léogâne the tourist destination of Rara 2018… Link: iciHaiti – Léogâne : Tourist destination of Rara 2018

Haiti – Politic : End of retreat, towards a harmonious and serene Senate !

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday at the Royal Decameron on the Côte des Arcadin after 4 days of retreat, an agreement was found between 19 senators for the resumption of a regular operation, harmonious and serene of Senate… Link: Haiti – Politic : End of retreat, towards a harmonious and serene Senate !

iciHaiti – Economy : More than 10 billion gourdes of customs deductibles

Source: Haiti Libre Sen. Youri Latortue, Chairman of the Standing Senate Committee « Ethics and Anti Corruption » is concerned about the shortfall of the government because of the large number of import customs deductibles granted… Link: iciHaiti – Economy : More than 10 billion gourdes of customs deductibles

Haiti – Politic : Moïse received the UN Under-Secretary-General

Source: Haiti Libre Wednesday at the National Palace, President Jovenel Moïse received in audience Jean-Pierre Lacroix, Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations for Peacekeeping Operations, who carried a message from the Secretary-General, António Guterres…. Link: Haiti – Politic : Moïse received the UN Under-Secretary-General

Haiti – Politic : International Consumer Rights Day, the OPC denounces

Source: Haiti Libre This Wednesday, March 15, International Consumer Rights Day, Renan Hedouville, the Protector of the Citizen (OPC), takes the opportunity to attract the attention of public authorities and the public by denouncing… Link: Haiti – Politic : International Consumer Rights Day, the OPC denounces

iciHaiti – Bel-Air : Brand new sub-police station

Source: Haiti Libre Senator Ralph Féthière (PHTK), in the presence of local elected officials, recently handed the keys of the new brand new sub-police station of Bel Air… Link: iciHaiti – Bel-Air : Brand new sub-police station

Haiti – Technology : An orphanage 100% solar

Source: Haiti Libre Texas-based Freedom Solar Power recently installed an off-grid solar system for A Child’s Hope Orphanage in La Montagne, Haiti which did not previously have electricity… Link: Haiti – Technology : An orphanage 100% solar

iciHaiti – Football : Results of the 5th day of CHFP 2018

Source: Haiti Libre Sunday, March 11th, as part of the 5th day of the opening round of the Haitian Professional Football Championship (CHFP-2018), thanks to their victory over the identical score… Link: iciHaiti – Football : Results of the 5th day of CHFP 2018

Haiti – FLASH : Violence unleashes in Petit-Goâve, many damages

Source: Haiti Libre Monday, 3rd week of protest in Petit-Goâve. Around 10:00 am « students » of Faustin Soulouque high school of Petit-Goâve animated by extreme anger, broke into the premises of the Prosecutor’s Office and the Court of First Instance… Link: Haiti – FLASH : Violence unleashes in Petit-Goâve, many damages

Haiti – Chile : LAW announces the resumption of its flights, the DGAC cancels them

Source: Haiti Libre After the announcement of the temporary suspension of its flights Chilean airline Latin American Wings (LAW) announced Sunday, March 11 that it will resume and gradually regularize its flights from Friday, March 16 2018… Link: Haiti – Chile : LAW announces the resumption of its flights, the DGAC cancels them

iciHaiti – Diphtheria : Emergency situation

Source: Haiti Libre Sunday, the Ministry of Health launched a national immunization campaign against diphtheria, tetanus and whooping cough in 44 communes in 9 departments of Haiti… Link: iciHaiti – Diphtheria : Emergency situation

iciHaiti – DR : Migratory control operations multiply

Source: Haiti Libre On the instructions of the Lieutenant General, Máximo William Muñoz Delgado, Director General of the Directorate General of Migration teams have been deployed for migratory control operations in different places of the Hato Mayor del Rey Province… Link: iciHaiti – DR : Migratory control operations multiply

Haiti – Education : 8 million euros, for the new citizen education

Source: Haiti Libre qHeads of several technical directorates of the Ministry of National Education, representatives of the French Development Agency and the support team of the project NECTAR met around the launch of the first operations… Link: Haiti – Education : 8 million euros, for the new citizen education

iciHaiti – Tourism : Haiti's booth at ITB, attracts many people

Source: Haiti Libre A remarkable presence for the Haitian delegation participating in the ITB Berlin World Fair in Germany,the public is numerous every day to discover the beauties of the landscapes, the historical and cultural heritage and the various local products… Link: iciHaiti – Tourism : Haiti’s booth at ITB, attracts many people

Haiti – Education : 104 schools in the West threatened with sanctions

Source: Haiti Libre Meniol Young, the Director General of the Ministry of Education took stock on the issue of 104 schools in the West who still have not filed their end-of-year decision list after more than 7 months… Link: Haiti – Education : 104 schools in the West threatened with sanctions

iciHaiti – Arcahaie : Towards increased production of the banana sector

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday, a delegation led by Eugene Branly the Director General of the Ministry of Agriculture, composed of officials of the Directorate of Agricultural Infrastructure (DIA) and other officials of the Ministry met in Arcahaie, members of the AIPA… Link: iciHaiti – Arcahaie : Towards increased production of the banana sector

Haiti – FLASH Brazil : Resumption of VISA family reunification

Source: Haiti Libre The Embassy of Brazil in Port-au-Prince informs that appointments for VISA family reunification applications will be resumed from Monday, March 12, 2018, as part of Brazil’s new migration law… Link: Haiti – FLASH Brazil : Resumption of VISA family reunification

Haiti – NOTICE : D-2, Time change in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre The Secretary General of the Presidency reminds the population of the provisions of the Presidential Decree of Wednesday, March 7, 2012, on the adoption of the change of time according to the seasons… Link: Haiti – NOTICE : D-2, Time change in Haiti

iciHaiti – Francophonie : Our Haitian writers under the spotlight

Source: Haiti Libre Limond Toussaint, the Minister of Culture launched the activities of the Fortnight of La Francophonie at the National Library of Haiti which had organized for the occasion an exhibition of literary works where the major figures of Haitian literature… Link: iciHaiti – Francophonie : Our Haitian writers under the spotlight

Haiti – NOTICE : Call for applications, Scholarships

Source: Haiti Libre The present call aims at enabling Haitian undergraduate students (1st cycle) which are interested in the field of human rights, to benefit from local scholarships for university studies, dissertations and internships… Link: Haiti – NOTICE : Call for applications, Scholarships

Haiti – Economy : One million for women entrepreneurship in the North

Source: Haiti Libre On Wednesday, as part of the launch of the « Ranfosman Pouvwa Ekonomik Fanm nan Nord » program, Senator Dieudonne Luma Étienne presented a check for one million gourdes to finance the various entrepreneurial innovation projects… Link: Haiti – Economy : One million for women entrepreneurship in the North

Haiti – Exhibition : The European Union honors Haitian women

Source: Haiti Libre This Thursday, March 8, as part of International Women’s Day, the European Union presents «Fanm Vanyan» a photographic exhibition that presents a series of 12 portraits of women, photographed by the American photographer Nadia Todres… Link: Haiti – Exhibition : The European Union honors Haitian women

Haiti – Justice : A mediation and arbitration center for the Caribbean zone

Source: Haiti Libre The International Arbitration Forum, which took place in Port-au-Prince at the beginning of March for two days, was attended by internationally renowned panelists who discussed key topics for the future of arbitration… Link: Haiti – Justice : A mediation and arbitration center for the Caribbean zone

Haiti – Football : CONCACAF launches the League of Nations

Source: Haiti Libre Since Monday all football leaders of the Confederation of North America, Central America and the Caribbean (CONCACAF) converge on Florida where four days of meetings await them for big changes in the competitions of the zone… Link: Haiti – Football : CONCACAF launches the League of Nations

Haiti – RD : Nearly 7,500 Haitians deported to Haiti or turned back

Source: Haiti Libre The Directorate General of Migration revealed that during the month of February 2018, 7,598 foreigners (mostly Haitians) were repatriated or not admitted to the Dominican territory because of their irregular migratory situation… Link: Haiti – RD : Nearly 7,500 Haitians deported to Haiti or turned back

Haiti – Croix-des-Bouquets : Rehabilitation of the road from Shada to Bon Repos

Source: Haiti Libre The Mayor of Croix-des-Bouquets, Rony Colin launched at the beginning of the week the rehabilitation works on the RN #1. After this work, all damaged parts will be rehabilitated from Carrefour Shada up to Bon Repos… Link: Haiti – Croix-des-Bouquets : Rehabilitation of the road from Shada to Bon Repos

Haiti – Security : Strengthening of the seismic monitoring network

Source: Haiti Libre In response to frequent and recent earthquakes recorded by the national seismic monitoring network and felt by the people of different communities in the country… Link: Haiti – Security : Strengthening of the seismic monitoring network

Haiti – Cap-Haitien : Airport Expansion work almost completed

Source: Haiti Libre Launched in December 2017, the expansion of Cap Haitien International Airport, consisting in the construction of a new arrival hall, a 300 people capacity are well advanced and should be completed on April 6… Link: Haiti – Cap-Haitien : Airport Expansion work almost completed

Haiti – Politic : Towards a universal health coverage regime ?

Source: Haiti Libre The Presidential Commission for the Reform of the Health System and Hospital Care, installed in July 2017, is preparing to submit to the Executive a proposal for the establishment of a universal health coverage system in Haiti… Link: Haiti – Politic : Towards a universal health coverage regime ?

iciHaiti -Football : The Franco-Haitian Chamber supports the FHF

Source: Haiti Libre Sunday, members of the Board of Directors of the Franco-Haitian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CFHCI) went to the Croix-des-Bouquets ranch of the Haitian Football Federation (FHF)… Link: iciHaiti -Football : The Franco-Haitian Chamber supports the FHF

Haiti – France : Skills strengthening within the Haitian Tax Administration

Source: Haiti Libre Taking advantage of the arrival in Haiti of Sylvie Sturel, Head of the International Cooperation Mission (MCI) of the General Directorate of Public Finances (DGFIP) of France, the Ambassador of France in Haiti, Elisabeth Beton Delègue met… Link: Haiti – France : Skills strengthening within the Haitian Tax Administration

Haiti – Ivory Coast : Donation of 1,000 school bags with solar energy

Source: Haiti Libre Friday, the Ivorian businessman Evariste Akoumian, CEO of SolarPack a company based in Ivory Coast, donated to the Ministry of National Education 1,000 Eco-friendly school backpacks with integrated lighting powered by solar energy… Link: Haiti – Ivory Coast : Donation of 1,000 school bags with solar energy

Haiti – Education : Changes envisaged in the new secondary

Source: Haiti Libre Friday, Pierre Josué Agénor Cadet, Minister of National Education held a working session around the changes envisaged by the Ministry in the implementation of the renovated secondary, following some problems noted during the pilot experiment… Link: Haiti – Education : Changes envisaged in the new secondary

Haiti – Social : PAP cancels the benefit concert «Pou medam yo»

Source: Haiti Libre The Communal Administration of Port-au-Prince regrets to announce the cancellation of the « Pou medam yo » fundraising concert initially scheduled for 8 March 2018 2018… Link: Haiti – Social : PAP cancels the benefit concert «Pou medam yo»

iciHaiti – Petit-Goâve : Towards the creation of a Sacred Garden

Source: Haiti Libre Wednesday, senior dignitaries of the voodoo Empire of Ayiti met with the Mayor of Petit-Goâve Jean Samson Limongy around the need to participate in the environmental protection and get a space where the sacred trees and medicinal plants… Link: iciHaiti – Petit-Goâve : Towards the creation of a Sacred Garden

Haiti – Training : Seminar on corruption and money laundering

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday, Michel-Ange Gédéon the Director General of the National Police of Haiti opened a two-day seminar for the benefit of members of the institution, on « money laundering and corruption… Link: Haiti – Training : Seminar on corruption and money laundering

Haiti – Japan : $ 8M for solid waste management

Source: Haiti Libre Thursday, Ministers Pierre Simon Georges (Environment) and Aviol Fleurant (Planning) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Japanese Ambassador to Haiti Yoshiaki Hatta and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP-Haiti).. Link: Haiti – Japan : $ 8M for solid waste management

iciHaiti – Culture : New exhibition to MUPANAH

Source: Haiti Libre President Jovenel Moïse, inaugurated the new exhibition of the Museum of Haitian National Pantheon (MUPANAH) entitled : « Haitian Art through its history, first period (1804 – 1960)… Link: iciHaiti – Culture : New exhibition to MUPANAH

iciHaiti – Social : Individuals illegally close Borlettes

Source: Haiti Libre Wednesday, February 28, in a statement Marie Margareth Fortuné, the Director General of the Haitian State Lottery (LEH) said she learned with astonishment and consternation that unidentified and ill-intentioned individuals… Link: iciHaiti – Social : Individuals illegally close Borlettes

Haiti – Social : Miss Haiti 2018, Registration open

Source: Haiti Libre « Miss Haiti Organisation » informs all girls interested that the registration for the casting of Miss Haiti 2018 is open. In Haiti the postulants who meet the criteria… Link: Haiti – Social : Miss Haiti 2018, Registration open

Haiti – Social : Be the next Miss Haiti 2018 !

Source: Haiti Libre « Miss Haiti Organisation » informs all girls interested that the registration for the casting of Miss Haiti 2018 is open. In Haiti the postulants who meet the criteria… Link: Haiti – Social : Be the next Miss Haiti 2018 !

Haiti – Japan : Official remittance of the CSC Beraca of Thomazeau

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday, under the Health component of the Japanese Cooperation, the Japanese Ambassador to Haiti, Yoshiaki Hatta proceeded to the official presentation of the project « Improvement of Community Health Center (CCS) Beraca of Thomazeau… Link: Haiti – Japan : Official remittance of the CSC Beraca of Thomazeau

iciHaiti – CARICOM : Expanding opportunities for airlines

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday Prime Minister Ralph Gonzalez of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines signed the new Multilateral Air Services Agreement (MASA) which extends the possibility for airlines owned by nationals of CARICOM Member States… Link: iciHaiti – CARICOM : Expanding opportunities for airlines

Haiti – Sport : End of water problems at FIFA Goal Center

Source: Haiti Libre The Haitian Football Federation announces that from Wednesday, February 28 will be put into operation a new water supply system at FIFA Goal Center. The inauguration ceremony will take place in the presence of the German Ambassador… Link: Haiti – Sport : End of water problems at FIFA Goal Center

Haiti – Politic : End of the 29th Conference of Heads of State of CARICOM

Source: Haiti Libre Monday, opened the 29th Inter-Sessional Meeting of the CARICOM Conference of Heads of State and Government. n his speech, President Jovenel Moïse, also acting President of CARICOM, emphasized the environmental problems… Link: Haiti – Politic : End of the 29th Conference of Heads of State of CARICOM

Haiti – Politic : The mayors of the country require the revocation of Minister Fleurant

Source: Haiti Libre Following the decision of the Minister of Planning Aviol Fleurant, to grant to the Parliamentarians and Boards of Directors of Communal Sections, the full power of management of communal funds allocated to municipalities, mayors… Link: Haiti – Politic : The mayors of the country require the revocation of Minister Fleurant

Haiti – Justice : The importance of notaries in the laundering of assets

Source: Haiti Libre Joseph Oldy Bellegarde, Director General of the Central Financial Intelligence Unit held a working session with Marie Alice Coradin-Beaulieu Bélizaire, President of the Union of Notaries of Jurisdictions of Haiti (SNJH)… Link: Haiti – Justice : The importance of notaries in the laundering of assets

Haiti – Economy : Moïse accepts the Program of Control and the requirements of the IMF

Source: Haiti Libre An International Monetary Fund staff team led by Chris Walker, IMF Mission Chief for Haiti, visited Port-au-Prince from February 20-25, to carry out discussions with the Haitian authorities on a Staff-Monitored Program (SMP)… Link: Haiti – Economy : Moïse accepts the Program of Control and the requirements of the IMF

iciHaiti – Politic : Personal use of state vehicles soon possible…

Source: Haiti Libre In a circular issued by the Prime Minister on the use of State vehicles, one learns that the beneficiaries will be able to buy the car to the State and use it for personal purposes outside regulatory hours…. Link: iciHaiti – Politic : Personal use of state vehicles soon possible…

Haiti – Economy: +0.9% inflation in January 2018

Source: Haiti Libre For the month of January 2018, the General Consumer Price Index was 330.1 against 327.2 the previous month, showing an increase of + 0.9% in monthly inflation, slightly higher than in December 2017 + 0.8%… Link: Haiti – Economy: +0.9% inflation in January 2018

Haiti – FLASH : Operation anti-spoliation, 14 arrests

Source: Haiti Libre Friday, Max Rudolph Saint-Albin the Minister of the Interior, accompanied by the Commissioner of the Government Me Daméus, members of the Intervention Brigade Against Land Insecurity took part in an anti-spoliation intervention on a plot of land in… Link: Haiti – FLASH : Operation anti-spoliation, 14 arrests

iciHaiti – Digicel Foundation : Towards more responsible young Internet users

Source: Haiti Libre In the last 10 years, the internet has become an important part of everyone’s life, especially for teenagers. Today, social networks are the preferred means of communication for young people, who often ignore the rules and risks… Link: iciHaiti – Digicel Foundation : Towards more responsible young Internet users

Haiti – Politic : Inauguration of the new road Cap-Haitian/Labadee

Source: Haiti Libre Saturday to Fort Bourgeois President Jovenel Moïse, accompanied by Prime Minister Lafontant inaugurated the new Cap-Haïtien / Labadee road that will facilitate access to this tourist site and the economic development… Link: Haiti – Politic : Inauguration of the new road Cap-Haitian/Labadee