Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
Friday, the Dominican government has enacted the Act establishing a special scheme for persons born in the national territory illegally registered in the Dominican civil registry and on the naturalization, ratified on 21 May by the Dominican Senate https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-11207-haiti-politic-the-law-of-regularization-voted-in-the-dominican-republic-and-after.html . The next step is to develop regulations that will promote the application of this law in all its components.
Football: First round of the Women's senior Caribbean Cup
The Consulate of the Republic of Haiti in Miami informs the Haitian community in Florida that the Consulate will be closed Monday, May 26, 2014 because of the Memorial Day. The resumption of activities is planned for Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 9:00 of the morning.
Memorial Day closing Consulate of Miami
Friday, Georges Henri Fils, Vice Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Haiti (BRH)paid a visit to the Embassy of Haiti in Mexico, Mr. Henri was on a mission to Mexico City to participate in the National Asset Liability Management Americas Symposium, held on 22 and 23 May.
BRH mission to Mexico - Fourth Conference of States Parties
On 26 and May 27, Haiti will host at the Karibe Convention Center, the Fourth Conference of States Parties to the Pact of San José (American Convention on Human Rights), this Conference of continental scope, will take place among others around the universalization of the American Convention on human rights (ACHR) in the context of strengthening the Inter-American System of Human rights.
The First Lady of the Republic, Sophia Martelly today declared "all Haitian women, from here and elsewhere, I wish you a happy mother's day. You are the sap that generates life and hope in our society." While Prime Minsiter Lamothe said "I salute the courage of all Haitian women. To my Mother and all Haitian mothers around the world, I wish a Happy Mothers Day."