Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
A friendly match between the football team of the Presidency and that of the Haitian Amputee Football Association (AHFA), was held September 4, 2014, at St. Therese Park in Petionville. The opportunity to raise public awareness about disability issues and mobilize funds to facilitate the participation of the AHFA to the World Cup amputated football in Mexico in November 2014. A hard-won victory against the AHFA team by Presidency [3-2].
Words of Sophia Martelly
"The family long before school, is the first lace of learning of moral values... Last Sunday before classes begin. Whatever you do today, do it with your family ! Good Sunday to all !" declared the First Lady of Haiti, Sophia Martelly.
Towards a Polo field in Haiti ?
Saturday, September 6, Stéphanie Balmir Villedrouin, the Minister of Tourism and Creative Industries (MTIC) with Claude-Alix Bertrand, the captain of the Haitian team that won the trophy "PoloSF and Audi Sportscar Experience International Tourname" in San Francisco, went on Cotes de Fer to study the possibility of including a project to deelop a Polo field in the Development Plan for the area. Recall that the day before Claude-Alix Bertrand was appointed by President Martelly, Goodwill Ambassador in tourism and sports sectors for Haiti.
State of the sector sugarcane
Following a recent meeting with stakeholders in the sector Cane, Wilson Laleau, the Minister of Commerce and Industry, has set itself the task of carrying out a series of visits to these specialized industries in the area to take stock of their situations. Saturday, after a visit to the factory Dabonne in Léogâne the eve, the Minister went to Saint Michel de l'Attalaye to discuss with farmers, organizations and associations in the area of the urgent government intervention to revitalize the sector.
Independence Day of Brazil
"On behalf of President Michel Martelly, the government and the Haitian people, I wish Happy Independence Day to Dilma Rousseff and the Brazilian people. We share your pride! Struggle for our respective independence has made us stronger when we face adversity. The Haitian people are proud to have you as friends !" declared Laurent Lamothe.