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March 16, 2019

Haiti

iciHaiti – Politic : New UNDP Resident Representative in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre Bocchit Edmond, the Minister of Foreign Affairs received this week Fernando Hiraldo came to hand him his credentials accrediting him as the new Resident Representative… Link: iciHaiti – Politic : New UNDP Resident Representative in Haiti

iciHaiti – Education : Cooperation projects with UNICEF

Source: Haiti Libre Friday, March 8, Josué Agénor Cadet the Minister of National Education met with Maria Luisa Fornara, Representative in Haiti of the United Nations Children's Fund… Link: iciHaiti – Education : Cooperation projects with UNICEF

Haiti – Tourism : 12 remarkable Haitian women

Source: Haiti Libre Friday as part of International Women's Day placing innovation by women and girls at the heart of efforts to achieve gender equality… Link: Haiti – Tourism : 12 remarkable Haitian women

iciHaiti – Politic : ONA message to women

Source: Haiti Libre Friday as part of the commemoration of the International Women's Day Chesnert Pierre, the Director General of the ONA, said he was happy to be… Link: iciHaiti – Politic : ONA message to women

Haiti – March 8 : Rain of homage to Haitian women

Source: Haiti Libre On Friday, March 8, as part of the International Women's Rights Day, many political figures and institutions did not fail to emphasize in messages the… Link: Haiti – March 8 : Rain of homage to Haitian women

iciHaiti – Milot : Inauguration of the Lambert Police Station

Source: Haiti Libre This week, the Divisional Commissioner Jackson Hilaire, Departmental Director Northof the National Police of Haiti, participated in the inauguration of the Lambert police station in… Link: iciHaiti – Milot : Inauguration of the Lambert Police Station

Haiti – NOTICE : Time change

Source: Haiti Libre Jean Hilbert Lebrun, the General Secretariat of the Presidency reminds public and private sector agents in particular and the public in general… Link: Haiti – NOTICE : Time change

Haiti – Economy : The State will guarantee loans to farmers

Source: Haiti Libre In the perspective of increasing domestic production in some promising channels for consumption, Ronald Décembre, the Minister of Economy announced that the State will guarantee… Link: Haiti – Economy : The State will guarantee loans to farmers

Haiti – Education : Towards the salary alignment in the DDE

Source: Haiti Libre A working meeting was held between Meniol Jeune, the Director General of the Ministry of National Education and the departmental directors and human resources managers… Link: Haiti – Education : Towards the salary alignment in the DDE

iciHaiti – DR : Expulsions continue without respite

Source: Haiti Libre The Directorate General of Migration informs that migration control operations were carried out in five provinces Hermanas Mirabal, La Vega, Monte Plata, Valverde and Puerto… Link: iciHaiti – DR : Expulsions continue without respite

iciHaiti – Tennis : Naomi Osaka still World Number 1

Source: Haiti Libre Haitian-Japanese Naomi Osaka, the star of world tennis, despite her early elimination in the second round of the Dubai tournament in February, against the French… Link: iciHaiti – Tennis : Naomi Osaka still World Number 1

iciHaiti – Cap-Haitien : First day of Carnival, a success !

Source: Haiti Libre The Town Hall of the city of Cap-Haïtien congratulates everyone involved Sunday, March 3, the first day of Carnival, which took place without incident… Link: iciHaiti – Cap-Haitien : First day of Carnival, a success !

Haiti – Economy : Inflation increases to 16%

Source: Haiti Libre According to the new Consumer Price Index (CPI base 100, 2017-2018), in January 2019 monthly inflation increased by + 1.6% or 15.5% on an annual… Link: Haiti – Economy : Inflation increases to 16%

Haiti – Sports : Advances in the sports field in the country

Source: Haiti Libre Edwing Charles, the Minister of Youth and Sports shared with the representatives of several National Sports Federations and Associations the latest decisions taken in view… Link: Haiti – Sports : Advances in the sports field in the country

iciHaiti – National Carnival 2019 : Artists threaten to sue the State

Source: Haiti Libre Artists representing musical groups as well as representatives of several walking bands met the press following the announcement by the Government of the cancellation of… Link: iciHaiti – National Carnival 2019 : Artists threaten to sue the State

iciHaiti – Economy : Towards a partial guarantee fund for SMEs

Source: Haiti Libre Friday morning at the Karibe Convention Center, the Governor of the BRH, Jean Baden Dubois and senior management of the supervision of the financial institution,… Link: iciHaiti – Economy : Towards a partial guarantee fund for SMEs

Haiti – Economy : The crisis in Haiti, a disaster for the tourism sector

Source: Haiti Libre Suspensions, reductions of flights of several airlines, cancellations of several hundred travelers to Haiti, repatriations of tourists, attacks of hotels, temporary closure of the seaside… Link: Haiti – Economy : The crisis in Haiti, a disaster for the tourism sector

iciHaiti – Politic : CARICOM reiterates its call for calm in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre Speaking at the opening of the 30th Inter-Sessional Meeting of the CARICOM Conference of Heads of State and Government, the Secretary-General Irwin LaRocque, reiterated the… Link: iciHaiti – Politic : CARICOM reiterates its call for calm in Haiti

iciHaiti – USA : Undersecretary David Hale expected in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre Friday, March 1st, 2019,, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale will travel to Port-au-Prince, Haiti where he will meet with Haitian President… Link: iciHaiti – USA : Undersecretary David Hale expected in Haiti

Haiti – Education : Important meeting around budget cuts

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday at the initiative of the Cabinet of the Minister of National Education Pierre Josué Agénor Cadet, was held an important working session between various… Link: Haiti – Education : Important meeting around budget cuts

iciHaiti – DR : 1,204 Haitians deported to Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre The Directorate General of Migration (DGM), informs that following a work of information and denunciations of the population on the localization of Haitians presumed illegal,… Link: iciHaiti – DR : 1,204 Haitians deported to Haiti

Haiti – Social : 2nd flights of Haitians expelled from the Bahamas

Source: Haiti Libre Following the announcement on Thursday of Hubert Minnis, Prime Minister of the Bahamas of the resumption of repatriation of Haitians in irregular migration situation, estimating… Link: Haiti – Social : 2nd flights of Haitians expelled from the Bahamas

Haiti – Social : D-2, the carnival of Jacmel will take place

Source: Haiti Libre Unlike the cancellations of the Port-au-Prince carnival and that of the Croix-des-Bouquets the carnival of Jacmel will take place Sunday, February 24, 2019 around the… Link: Haiti – Social : D-2, the carnival of Jacmel will take place

Haiti – FLASH : Port-au-Prince cancels its Carnival !

Source: Haiti Libre Ralph Youri Chevry, the Mayor of Port-au-Prince announces that because of the crisis and in the impossibility of being able to guarantee the absolute safety… Link: Haiti – FLASH : Port-au-Prince cancels its Carnival !

Haiti – Social : Towards an Exodus of Haitians in the Bahamas ?

Source: Haiti Libre Sunday, the Royal Bahamas Defense Force (RBDF) intercepted nearly 19 km off the small island Hawksbill Cay disqualified in Exuma, an overloaded boat carrying more… Link: Haiti – Social : Towards an Exodus of Haitians in the Bahamas ?

iciHaiti – Diplomacy : France seriously concerned

Source: Haiti Libre Faced the socio-political crisis in Haiti, for nearly two weeks, the French Embassy in Haiti « […] call for the cessation of violence and dialogue… Link: iciHaiti – Diplomacy : France seriously concerned

Haiti – Education : School resumption rate by department

Source: Haiti Libre Monday, answering the call of the Ministry of National Education, School directors, parents, teachers and students have gradually resumed their way to school in very… Link: Haiti – Education : School resumption rate by department

Haiti – DR : Israel proposes its technologies to protect the border

Source: Haiti Libre Daniel Biran, Israel's Ambassador to Santo Domingo, announced this week that his country is ready to collaborate with the Dominican Republic to find a solution… Link: Haiti – DR : Israel proposes its technologies to protect the border

iciHaiti – NOTICE : Gradual recovery of the drinking water supply

Source: Haiti Libre Guito Édouard, the Director General of the National Directorate of Drinking Water and Sanitation informs of the gradual resumption of the drinking water supply service… Link: iciHaiti – NOTICE : Gradual recovery of the drinking water supply

iciHaiti – DR : Denial of the Dominican Chancellery !

Source: Haiti Libre Dominican Chancellor Miguel Vargas has denied the rumor published by some Haitian media, which suggests that the Dominican Embassy in Haiti… Link: iciHaiti – DR : Denial of the Dominican Chancellery !

Haiti – Diplomacy : The ambassador of Haiti in France resigns

Source: Haiti Libre While the Haitian Chancellery proceeded Tuesday, February 12 to the recall 3 Ambassadors of Haiti abroad, the Ambassador of the Republic of Haiti in France,… Link: Haiti – Diplomacy : The ambassador of Haiti in France resigns

Haiti – FLASH : 6th day of paralysis, the country sinks into chaos…

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday, the 6th day of paralysis activities in Port-au-Prince and most major provincial cities. Anti-government demonstrations spread throughout the day throughout the country and once… Link: Haiti – FLASH : 6th day of paralysis, the country sinks into chaos…

Haiti – FLASH : Great escape to Aquin (South)

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday, February 12 at midday, all prisoners in the prison of the commune of Aquin (South Department) escaped… Link: Haiti – FLASH : Great escape to Aquin (South)

iciHaiti – NOTICE : France recommends postponing travel to Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre Since Thursday, February 7th, important demonstrations take place, many Haitians have already lost their lives, businesses and institutions vandalized… Faced with this situation, the Quai… Link: iciHaiti – NOTICE : France recommends postponing travel to Haiti

iciHaiti – DR : The airline Air Century cancels its flights to Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre Air Century, which operates 11 flights a week between Presidente Dr. Joaquín Balaguer International Airport (AILI) and Port-au-Prince International Airport, has canceled flights to Port-au-Prince… Link: iciHaiti – DR : The airline Air Century cancels its flights to Haiti

Haiti – Crisis : Protests affect the water supply of the capital

Source: Haiti Libre Guito Édouard, Director General of the DINEPA through the office of the Metropolitan Region of Port-au-Prince informs its subscribers and the general public, that because… Link: Haiti – Crisis : Protests affect the water supply of the capital

iciHaiti – DR : 552 Haitians deported

Source: Haiti Libre As part of the actions carried out by the Directorate General of Migration (DGM), to regulate the presence of foreigners residing in an irregular migratory… Link: iciHaiti – DR : 552 Haitians deported

Haiti – Crisis : The capitale roads service suspended

Source: Haiti Libre Anne-René Louis, the Director General of the Port-au-Prince Town Hall informs the residents of the commune and the general public, that the road service is… Link: Haiti – Crisis : The capitale roads service suspended

Haiti – FLASH : President Jovenel Moïse will not resign !

Source: Haiti Libre Friday morning at the National Palace, President Jovenel Moïse met the rice importers of Artibonite to analyze the possibilities of reducing the price of this… Link: Haiti – FLASH : President Jovenel Moïse will not resign !

Haiti – Jamaica : Important meat-for-guns trade

Source: Haiti Libre Jamaican security forces will need to acquire a second surveillance aircraft to combat illegal trade between networks of animal thieves in Jamaica and criminal networks… Link: Haiti – Jamaica : Important meat-for-guns trade

Haiti – Demonstrations : Message from the Director General of the PNH

Source: Haiti Libre In a message addressed to the police forces involved in the maintenance of order, during the demonstrations of Thursday, February 7, 2019, Michel-Ange Gédéon, the… Link: Haiti – Demonstrations : Message from the Director General of the PNH

Haiti – FLASH : New things for Brazil and Chile VISA applications

Source: Haiti Libre The visa application section of the United Nations Agency for Migration in Haiti (IOM) is pleased to announce that the online reservation management system… Link: Haiti – FLASH : New things for Brazil and Chile VISA applications

iciHaiti – DR : Important seizure of contraband products from Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre Wednesday in Dajabón, During an anti-smuggling operation, members of the specialized Corps of Border Border Security (CESFRONT) in collaboration with the Public Ministry, proceeded to… Link: iciHaiti – DR : Important seizure of contraband products from Haiti

iciHaiti – Justice : Arrest of the fake DG of the PNH

Source: Haiti Libre Michel-Ange Gédéon, the Director General of the National Police of Haiti (PNH) informs the population that following the investigation opened in October 2018… Link: iciHaiti – Justice : Arrest of the fake DG of the PNH

Haiti – NOTICE : Denial of the Ministry of Defense

Source: Haiti Libre The Defense Ministry condemns with the greatest firmness the aggression against the probity, integrity and honor of the Minister of Defense, Dr. Enold Joseph by… Link: Haiti – NOTICE : Denial of the Ministry of Defense

iciHaiti – NOTICE : STOP-Accident recruits trainees

Source: Haiti Libre The Haitian organization Technical and Operational Services for Accident (STOP-Accidents), which works in the fight for better regulation of Road Safety in Haiti recruits trainees… Link: iciHaiti – NOTICE : STOP-Accident recruits trainees

Haiti – Economy : New mission of the IMF in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre Jean Claudy Pierre, the Minister of Planning and External Cooperation, received a new technical assistance mission from the International Monetary Fund… Link: Haiti – Economy : New mission of the IMF in Haiti

iciHaiti – MonCash : Digicel launches a new promotion

Source: Haiti Libre Friday, the MonCash team of DIGICEL announced the launch of a new promotion that allows users to earn bonuses with each transfer of a minimum… Link: iciHaiti – MonCash : Digicel launches a new promotion

Haiti – Economy : Inflation crosses the bar of 15%

Source: Haiti Libre According to the new Consumer Price Index (CPI base 100, 2017-2018) in December 2018 the index reached 111.2 against 109.6 the previous month, a monthly… Link: Haiti – Economy : Inflation crosses the bar of 15%

Haiti – Tornado : Sunrise Airways offers its aid to Cuba

Source: Haiti Libre The powerful tornado that suddenly formed on January 27th at 8:21 pm and hit Central-South Havana (Cuban capital) for 16 minutes with winds of 300… Link: Haiti – Tornado : Sunrise Airways offers its aid to Cuba

Haiti – News : Zapping…

Source: Haiti Libre 81 Gourdes for 1 dollar – Tire Barricades at Delmas – Teachers unions fail – Nearly $800M shortfall – Distribution of more than 300 goats… Link: Haiti – News : Zapping…

iciHaiti – Japan : Construction of the reception center for women

Source: Haiti Libre A donation contract under the Donation Assistance to Local Micro-Projects Contributing to Human Security was signed at the Embassy's premises, between the Ambassador of Japan… Link: iciHaiti – Japan : Construction of the reception center for women

Haiti – Health : Nearly 30% of Haitians defecate outdoors

Source: Haiti Libre Edwidge Petit the director of the sanitation sub-sector at DINEPA, considers that the situation is very serious "In Haiti, more than 2 million people do… Link: Haiti – Health : Nearly 30% of Haitians defecate outdoors

Haiti – Economy : Jobs in Haiti down by -3.1%

Source: Haiti Libre According to the Haitian Institute of Statistics and Informatics, the Employment Index (EI) in the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2017-2018 shows a negative annual… Link: Haiti – Economy : Jobs in Haiti down by -3.1%

Haiti – FLASH : Naomi Osaka wins the Australian Open !

Source: Haiti Libre This morning, Haitian-Japanese Naomi Osaka (21, ranked 4th in the world) won the final of the Australian Open in Melbourne, against the Czech Petra Kvitová… Link: Haiti – FLASH : Naomi Osaka wins the Australian Open !

Haiti -Education : Meeting for exams

Source: Haiti Libre The MENFP Director General, Meniol Jeune, met this Thursday, January 24, several technical directors and senior officials of the ministry around the 2019 state exams… Link: Haiti -Education : Meeting for exams

Haiti – Economy : 1.5% GDP growth only in 2018

Source: Haiti Libre According to the Haitian Institute of Statistics and Informatics, the Haitian economy has not reached the growth target of 3.9% set by the authorities at… Link: Haiti – Economy : 1.5% GDP growth only in 2018

Haiti – Security : The Ministry of the Interior condemns !

Source: Haiti Libre The Ministry of the Interior and Territorial Communities is shocked to learn of the attack perpetrated by unidentified armed individuals… Link: Haiti – Security : The Ministry of the Interior condemns !

Haiti – Technology : Internet arrives in some coaches in Haiti

Source: Haiti Libre The Digital Observatory in Haiti (ObNH) welcomes the internet access available in 13 coaches of 3 different companies over 252 km between Port-au-Prince and Cap-Haïtien… Link: Haiti – Technology : Internet arrives in some coaches in Haiti

iciHaiti – Croix-des-Bouquets : Carnival logo contest

Source: Haiti Libre The Town Hall of Croix-des-Bouquets in collaboration with the Carnival Committee is launching a contest to find the most beautiful Carnival logo… Link: iciHaiti – Croix-des-Bouquets : Carnival logo contest

Haiti – Environment : 10th workshop on access to the Green Fund

Source: Haiti Libre Tuesday in Anse-à-Galet, the Ministry of the Environment through the Climate Change Department and the Departmental Directorate of the West (DDO) launched a two-day workshop… Link: Haiti – Environment : 10th workshop on access to the Green Fund

Haiti – Justice : UCREF Activities Report on Money Laundering

Source: Haiti Libre The Central Financial Intelligence Unit (UCREF), a national body on money laundering from illicit drug trafficking and other serious crimes, has published its 2017-2018 activity… Link: Haiti – Justice : UCREF Activities Report on Money Laundering

iciHaiti – Taiwan : Towards a strengthening of cultural exchanges

Source: Haiti Libre Jean Michel Lapin, Minister of Culture received the Ambassador of Taiwan (Republic of China) Guillaume Cheng-hao Hu, come to explore the possibilities of strengthening cultural… Link: iciHaiti – Taiwan : Towards a strengthening of cultural exchanges

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