Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
The Ministry of Education met with community police officers who will be assigned to the new school Police (EDUPOL). 50 community police officers are receiving additional training before graduation.
2nd Edition Festi-Rara in Petit-Goâve
Saturday, April 4, 2015, the Committee of the Festi-Rara of Vialet, will organize the second edition of the Rara contest on the theme "Ann retounen ak kilti lakay". According Edner Hilaire (Gangan NeNe) the Chairman of the Committee, more than a dozen rara bands evolving in Petit-Goâve will participate in this contest, such as : Ti la Fleur from the locality Nan Bouzen ; Rasin Gran Bwa from Trouchouchou ; Alyans from Trouchouchou ; Mog from Sous-pino ; La fleur de Saint-yves 2nd Plain ; Sonnen byen from Aubourg ; Grann Sainte-Anne from Chalon ; Musicien Palais from the 2nd Plain ; Bouldezer from Chalon ; Saint-Jacques from Fort-royal ; Lambi Gran dlo from l'acul de Petit-Goâve ; Mass Compas from Barette and Ozanana from Chalon. Participation criteria; Rara bands selected must use traditional instruments, performing original choreography, presenting a song reflecting the country's problems... The public is invited in large numbers, Saturday, April 4 from 8:00 pm at the Committee headquarters, National Road #2, Cuperlier old road (Vialet, Petit Goave). Security for all will be ensured. HL/ HaitiLibre / Guyto Mathieu (Correspondant Petit-Goâve)
Daniel Supplice met Chancellor Andres Navarro
Wednesday in the Dominican Chancellery during a hearing characterized by courtesy, Ambassador of Haiti, Daniel Supplice met Andres Navarro, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Dominican Republic, attended this hearing Vice Minister responsible for foreign policy Alejandra Liriano. During 40 minutes was discussed the problem of migrant workers, students and elections in Haiti. Thursday, Daniel Supplice was received by the Apostolic Nuncio Jude Thaddeus Okolo.
Call center of ONI closed
The National Identification Office (ONI) would like to inform you that the Call Center *8282 will be closed from 2 April at noon and will reopen Monday, April 6, 2015.
Commercial Pisciculture of Tilapia
Thursday in his constant concern to support private investment in the agricultural sector, Fresner Dorcin, the Minister of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Rural Development met with the representatives of the "Taïno Aqua Farm SA", a Haitian limited company, which is working in the Commercial Pisciculture of Tilapia.
Inauguration of the mother-child center at the hospital of Miragoâne
This week, Sophia Martelly, the First Lady of the Republic in the presence of Florence Duperval Guillaume, the Minister of Public Health, of the Delegate of the Department of Nippes, Alex Tropnas and the Ambassador of France in Haiti Elisabeth Beton-Delegue has participated in the inauguration of the new mother-child center of the St. Therese Hospital of Miragoâne. This new unit is the result of a collaboration between the Haitian government and the French Development Agency (AFD).