iciHaiti - Culture : Canadian and Haitian graffiti artists create a mural, front the Best Western Hotel

iciHaiti - Theater : The Haitian writer «Jean d’Amérique» finalist of the «RFI Theater Prize»

iciHaiti - Politic : The ambitions of the son of «Baby Doc»

iciHaiti - Gonaives : Works for the concreting of roads in Raboteau

iciHaiti - Quebec : Michaëlle Jean at the Youth Francophone Parliament of the Americas


more news


Haiti - News : Zapping...

Haiti - Politic : Evans Paul deplores the anti-democratic statements of Lafontant

Haiti - Economy : Positive results for the winners of the «Renesans» contest

Haiti - Economy : $375M investment in 2017, an illusion record

Haiti - Security : DR a lucrative market for arms trafficking from Haiti


more news


Haiti - Environment : In Loéménard, Desras notes the risks and promises action
23/04/2016 10:12:44

Haiti - Environment : In Loéménard, Desras notes the risks and promises action
This week, before leaving the country to New York http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-17231-haiti-environment-dieuseul-desras-to-the-signing-ceremony-of-the-paris-agreement-cop21.html , Simon Dieuseul Desras, the new Minister of the Environment, particularly following the recent floods, went successively to Loéménard, to Laboule and Léogâne for an assessment tour.

Accompanied among others by his Director General
and some other members of his Cabinet, the Minister Desras first went to Loémenard (Juvenat) in order to note the extreme vulnerability of residents due to blockage of the gully of the same name by alluvium, rubble, embankments and tons of garbage...

"This is an assessment visit for a better planning of actions," declared the Minister to the residents explaining that an cleaning work upstream and downstream of watershed is necessary to avoid the worst. Meanwhile, the Minister Desras promised that his administration would mobilize financial resources to clean the gully, before the wet season urging people to get involved in this work.

Besides the gully Loéménard, the Minister also visited the exploitation site of sand quarries of Laboule and the Rouyonne river in Léogâne.

See also :
http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-17196-haiti-security-assessment-of-the-situation-in-leogane.html
http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-17162-haiti-weather-torrential-rain-partial-flooding-of-leogane.html
http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-17243-haiti-environment-simon-dieuseul-desras-met-segolene-royal-in-new-york.html

HL/ HaitiLibre

Twitter Facebook Rss
Send news to... Daily news...




Why HaitiLibre ? | Contact us | Français
Copyright © 2010 - 2018
Haitilibre.com