Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
In the program this Sunday of the 8th International Jazz Festival of Port-au-Prince, in Hotel El Rancho at 6:00 pm : Daniel Schenker (Switzerland), Follow Jah (Haiti), Lionel Loueke (Benin) and Reginald Policard (Haiti). More infos - tickets : https://www.papjazzhaiti.org/en/program-2014/tickets
First House of Culture of Haiti
Josette Darguste, the Acting Minister of Culture, has officially launched the opening of the first House of Culture of Haiti in the presence of little brothers and sisters of the Incarnation. Located in Brache, a town of Léogâne, the House of Culture, which includes a multipurpose room, will begin with 60 girls from 12 to 16, who will receive art classes, theater, dance, music, sewing...
2nd meeting on the situation in the town of Cite-Soleil
Friday afternoon, David Basile, the Minister of Interior and Territorial Communities accompanied by Georges Racine, a representative of the Presidency, conducted a second exchange meeting with several leaders and members of the population of the Municipality of Cité Soleil, around the problems currently faced by the City. https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-10322-haiti-social-the-minister-of-the-interior-wants-to-bring-peace-and-order-in-cite-soleil.html
Cultural visits of President Martelly
Friday President Martelly visited the exhibitions : "La parole en vie" at the Haiti National Library ; "Les Rescapés" at the National Bureau of Ethnology and "Nouveau Regard sur l'avenir" at the Museum of the National Pantheon (MUPANAH ).
"Kantin Mobil" distributes 9,000 meals
Friday "Kantin Mobil" a sub program of "Ede Pèp" (National program of social assistance), ensured the distribution of 4,000 hot meals on the hamp de Mars. The same day 5,000 hot meals were also distributed in Petit-Goâve.