Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
Thursday, Harry Adam, the Director of the Unit for Construction of Housing and Public Buildings (UCLBP) indicated that 37% of the construction of the new building of 3 floors of approximately 4,000 m2, which will house the Court of Cassation had been made in advance of 3% on the schedule. The work should be completed in August 2015. Recall that the construction of this building was made possible through a grant 15.3 million from the Taiwanese government.
37,000 food kits distributed in Nippes
Under the sub-program "Panye solidarite " of the national social assistance "Ede Pèp" program, 37,000 food kits were distributed throughout the Nippes department during the month of May 2014.
Launch of fifteen blood donation
This week, the Ministry of Public Health in conjunction with the Haitian Red Cross (HRC) has launched the fortnight of blood donation across the country, around the theme "Safe blood to save mothers". Recall that from 2012 to 2013, the HRC has collected 56% of the 52,000 request for has collected 56% of the 52,000.
Bilateral Cooperation : AECID-Ministry of Tourism
Friday, Dithny Joan Raton, the Departmental Director of Tourism South East, accompanied by Carola Paredes, Technical Assistant in Heritage and Culture for Spanish Cooperation (AECID), met with the Coordinator of AECID in Haiit in the purpose of revising the record of the next phase of Project of Urban Management of the historic center of Jacmel especially urban development projects and of tourism and cultural promotion signage of tours in rural.
The Annual General Assembly of the OAS in Haiti
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated that the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (OAS), met in regular session in Asuncion (Paraguay), adopted by acclamation a resolution confirming the election of Haiti as host the 45th Ordinary session of the next General Assembly to be held from 7 to 9 June 2015. The Ministry welcomes this new opportunity offered to Haiti, to demonstrate its ability to organize major international events and continue to mark his return to the international scene.