Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
Friday afternoon, the Prime Minister, Laurent Lamothe had a working meeting at the Ministry of Planning with members of the Transitional College of the Permanent Electoral Council (CTCEP). This is the first of its kind since the installation of CTCEP.
Montreal taxi drivers, promotion agent ?
As part of her official visit to Quebec, Stéphanie Balmir Villedrouin, the Minister of Tourism of Haiti, met the Association of Montreal taxi drivers, to encourage them to encourage their passengers to visit Haiti.
Law on money laundering
Friday, Jean Tholbert Alexis, President of the Lower House, urged his colleagues in the House to attend the meeting scheduled for next Tuesday for the vote of the law on money laundering, also calling his peers finally fulfill the constitutional obligation to make their declaration of assets.
Michaëlle Jean receives an honorary doctorate
Saturday in Chicago, Michaëlle Jean, the UNESCO Special Envoy for Haiti, received an honorary doctorate from DePaul University, the largest Catholic educational institution of higher learning in the United States. This award was presented to her at the graduation ceremony of the School for New Learning, attended by nearly 400 students in master's and bachelor's and 3,600 relatives and friends.
Second meeting with the Committee of harmonization and monitoring...
This week, David Bazile, the Minister of the Interior, proceeded to a second meeting with the Harmonization Committee and of Monitoring of Actions of Partners of Local Authorities. The meeting focused on local governance and decentralization.