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Vanneur Pierre, Minister of National Education and Vocational Training, held Friday, a meeting with teachers in order to plan the teaching of civic education in schools, which should begin in February 2013 throughout the territory.
Funeral of "Mantoute"
Friday at "Parc du Souvenir", Ms. Régine Godefroy, the new Minister of Communication, attended on behalf of the Government, at the funeral of the actress Marie Andrée Raymond Jeudy aka "Mantoute", "Today, it is with great honor that I pay tribute, on behalf of the Government and of people of Haiti, to this exceptional woman."
Meeting in Chile, with the leaders of CODELCO
Friday, the Haitian delegation in visit to Chile within the framework of Summit CELAC-EU, held discussions with the leaders of CODELCO, the largest copper mining company in the world. The mining of copper brings more than 16 billion dollars per year to the Chilean people.
5th Congress of the National Association of Magistrates
The 5th Congress of the National Association of Haitian Magistrates was launched Friday at the Hotel Montana. The theme this year is "The Superior Council of the Judiciary : power or government hostage ?" The members of the association intend during this 2-days meeting, reflect on the true mission of CSPJ.
4.000 bag of rice
The office of monetization handed 4.000 bags of rice donated by the Government of Japan, to the Fund of Economic and Social Assistance (FAES) to strengthen its capacity to intervene in the program "Ede Pep" (Panye Solidarite and Kantin Mobil)