Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
The President Martelly should leave Haiti this Thursday 11 October, to take part in the XIV Summit of the Francophonie, held this year from October 13 to 14, 2012 in Kinshasa [DRC] https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-6845-haiti-politic-pierre-richard-casimir-in-kinshasa.html https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-6262-haiti-diplomacy-the-president-martelly-in-kinshasa-in-october.html
Funeral of Haitian painter Préfète Duffaut
This Saturday, October 13, 2012, the funeral of the great Haitian painter Préfète Duffaut, who died last Saturday at the age of 89, will be sung in the Church of Saint Louis Roi de France, Turgeau. The exposure of the body is scheduled from 8:00 am to the Ange Bleu, Turgeau.
Exhibition "Chimen Libète"
Launched on 20 September 2012, the exhibition "Chimen Libèté" is a staging performed using engravings, paintings, documents and artifacts authentic and objects witnessed of the slavery ends on 20 October 2012. The public is invited to retrace the route of trafficking and slavery and commemorate the victims of colonial abominations. One way to pay tribute to those who have imposed the universality of the concept of "Freedom".
A defeat and a draw...
On the occasion of the "Homeless World Cup" organized by the Foundation TELMEX, Mexico, the Haitian team played a match yesterday against Russia (5-2) in favor of Russia, the match against Austria culminated in a draw (5-5), today Haiti will face Norway. See also : https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-6859-haiti-news-some-news-here-and-there.html
Conference "Haiti and Latin America"
Friday October 12 at the French Institute [99, avenue Bois Verna Lamartinière] will be held a conference "Haiti and Latin America" the speaker Mr. Champchesnel worked in Haiti on rural development with a local organization. Then he worked on the issue of development of independent media in Afghanistan in particular. In 2011 he was appointed Director of the campus Euro-Latino-Américain of Sciences Po Paris, based in Poitiers.