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Following the stormy showers on Saturday that caused flooding in particular in Pétion ville, Tabarre, CitéSoleil, Gressier, Carrefour, several teams of the national social assistance program "Ede Pèp" Sunday have assisted the most vulnerable residents of Tabarre, Savanne Pistache, Cité Soleil and Village de Dieu by distributing food kits and hot meals.
Standards, the fair rules
Tuesday at Karibe Hotel, from 9:00 am, the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MCI), will celebrate the 45th World Standards Day. The Minister Wilson Laleau will open exchanges on the telecommunications sector with the National Council of Telecommunications (CONATEL), the financial sector with the Haitian Development Finance Corporation (SOFIHDES) and the Bank of the Republic of Haiti (BRH) on the ifrastructure quality with the Haitian Bureau of Standards (BHN), on commerce inside, outside, regional and international levels with the Directorates of domestic and foreign trade of the MCI and the Support Programme to the Ministry of Trade and Industry (PAMCI). These discussions will be held under the theme "The standards create the fair rules".
Briefing no.8 on agricultural development
Tuesday will be held at " Parc Historique de la Canne-à-sucre", Tabarre, the Briefing #8 on agricultural development around the theme "Strengthening Family Agriculture through the involvement of young people and the use of technology." During the 8th Briefing, the PROMODEV, the Ministry of Agriculture, the Organization for Food and Agriculture of the United Nations (FAO) and the Technical Centre for Agricultural Cooperation (CTA) want to showcase youth participation and the use of new technologies in support to the strengthening of family farming in Haiti.
208 years of the death of Emperor Jean-Jacques Dessalines
Friday, October 17, as part of the commemoration of the 208 anniversary of the death of Emperor Jean-Jacques Dessalines, the Consulate of Haiti in French Guiana Invites the Haitian community and friends of Haiti at a open house day in its premises from 10:00 am