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Magalie Habitant, director of the Metropolitan Solid Waste Collection Service (SMCRS) promises that by January 2018, the Haitian capital will be clean, without any hassle, for this she stresses that the SMCRS needs 30 tipper trucks, 2 loaders, 3 backhoe loaders to clean Port-au-Prince and other municipalities in the metropolitan area.
Dismantling of a gang of thieves
On Monday, the PNH announced the arrest of the powerful Head of gang of thieves Mc Nally Georges William at Pèlerin 5 (Pétion Ville) and several of his accomplices who accompanied him. This net comes the next day, of a large operation conducted by the police in the neighborhoods of Thomassin, Laboule and Fermathe where operated the Gang. Many stolen objects, jewels, weapons and equipment used to perpetrate thefts in citizens' homes were found.
Mentally impaired : Awareness Week
The Christian Blind Mission (CBM) organizes, from November 27 to December 2 in the 10 departments of Haiti, a week of activities around the intellectual disability, to raise awareness on the rights of people with disabilities.
Monday at the auditorium of the Alexandre Pétion high school, was launched the capacity building activity for the implementation of an innovative and relevant model in the training policy of teachers and supervisory staff in non-formal education. An activity of the Ministry of National Education, supported by the Directorate of Basic Education (DEF) and supported by UNESCO.
Enhancing learning abilities of 12,000 students
The learning of the subjects taught at school is largely based on reading. Thanks to the support of USAID Haiti and UNICEF-Haiti, Plan International Haiti, in partnership with the Ministry of National Education, is strengthening the reading and writing skills of more than 12,000 boys and girls. girls of the first four years of the fundamental in 52 schools of 12 communes of the four years of the fundamental in 52 schools of 12 communes of the department of North-East.
End of IMF mission
Various entities of the Public Administration, including the General Directorate of Taxes (DGI), the General Administration of Customs (AGD), the Electricity of Haiti (ED'H), the Bank of the Republic of Haiti (BRH ) and the deconcentrated directorates of the Ministry of Economy and Finance took part, in the presence of the Minister of the Economy and Finance, Jude Alix Patrick Solomon, to a work session called of restitution and update on the necessary commitments to improve the performance and effectiveness of donor relations by 2018. In prospect, the signing of a memorandum of understanding will establish the reciprocal commitments of the Haitian government and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) which has completed its mission in Haiti http://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-22720-icihaiti-economy-meeting-in-anticipation-of-the-arrival-of-the-imf.html