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On Monday, the new members of the Departmental Electoral Office (BED) South East have been installed, they are Kesnel Pétion (President), Théodore Lucien (Vice-president) et Gué Lonet (Secretary).
Single School Uniform
Monday, as part of the decision of wearing a single uniform for public school students from the academic year 2015-2016, of the exchanges continued within the Ministry of Education, with the actors, fabric importers. https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-13528-haiti-education-the-unique-school-uniforms-are-making-waves.html https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-13434-haiti-notice-single-uniform-for-students-in-public-schools.html
On Tuesday, the World Health Day will be celebrated around the theme "Food Safety". On this day the First Lady Sophia Martelly declared "Health is not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. This is a complete state of physical well being, mental and social. I believe in our ability to make a difference positively for us and future generations. Health is precious, save it ! Pa gen peyi djanm si pitit peyi a pa an sante. Se pou sa map ankouraje tout moun kontinye fè jefò pou sistèm sante a vinn pi solid !"
Resurgence of cholera cases
The 8th communal section of Petit Goâve sending out an SOS to the health authorities before a sharp increase of the cholera epidemic. Already 20 people are affected. HL/ HaitiLibre / Guyto Mathieu (Correspondant Petit-Goâve)
212th anniversary of the death of Toussaint Louverture
Tuesday morning was held on Heroes Square, on the Champ-de-mars the commemorative ceremony of the 212 years since the death of the Precursor of Independence, Toussaint Louverture.
4th meeting of the Joint Committee Haiti-Belgium
Monday at the Primature, Prime Minister Paul Evans with his Secretary General Mr. Josué Pierre-Louis, received a delegation of the Kingdom of Brussels : Ladies Pascale Delcominette and Michelle Sainnizaire around the launch of the 4th meeting of the Permanent Joint Commission Haiti-French Community of Belgium (Walloon Region).