Haiti - News : Zapping...
Moïse Jean Charles, the leader of the Platform of the radical opposition "Pitit Dessalin" announced in a press conference the resumption of the mobilization of the coalition of the democratic organizations of the opposition, Tuesday October 24 in order to force the President Jovenel Moïse to leave power.
The President of the Cuban Parliament receives Youri Latortue
This week in Havana, Esteban Lazo Hernández, the President of the National Assembly of Popular Power (ANPP) received his Haitian counterpart Youri Latortue, in the Capitol building of the Cuban Parliament. Lazo Hernández reiterated Cuba's desire to maintain and increase its collaborative relations with Haiti and recalled some examples of collaboration in the areas of health and education.
Hearing of the DG of the Airport Authority
Me Ocname Clamé Daméus, the Port-au-Prince Government Commissioner, heard Irving Méhu, the Director General of the National Airport Authority (AAN), around the US $ 43 million that would have been allotted during the transitional government, for the rehabilitation of the Toussaint Louverture International Airport in an "opaque" manner according to the allegation of the Deputy of Kenscoff Alfredo Antoine http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-22384-haiti-news-zapping.html
French adoption organizations in Haiti
On Wednesday, representatives of three French organizations accredited in Haiti for adoption (COFA Lyon, Lumière des enfants and Agir pour l'enfant), who are currently doing a mission in Haiti, met with Arielle Jeanty Villedrouin, of the Institute of Social Welfare and Research (IBESR) on the cooperation between France and Haiti on the adoption and protection of children.
USA, Donation of educational materials for the blind
On Thursday, the United States Government, through the Office for Security Co-operation (SCO), donated a batch of Braille teaching materials to the Haitian Society for the Blind (SHAA). The US Agency for International Development (USAID) supported SHAA with the Inclusive Reading for All Project (RAPID).
For a better involvement of women in political life
On Thursday, at the initiative of the Ministry of Women's Affairs and Women's Rights and the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA) Senator Dieudonne Luma Étienne, the only woman sitting in the Senate, participated in a dialogue between the Political Parties and Women's Organizations where she called for greater involvement of women in political life and national governance and the elimination of various taboos and gender stereotypes in order to achieve a social and political affairs in the country.