Haiti - Politics : Launch of the Caravan of Change
The ceremony, that coincided with the celebration of Agriculture and Labor, brought together the inhabitants of Bocozelle and its surroundings, local authorities, members of the Civil Society and representatives of peasant and social organizations, who have not hid their satisfactions and their faith in the will of President Moïse.
Various agricultural products will be encouraged within the framework of this caravan, alongside the production of rice. Several thousand planters will work in the Artibonite Valley. A giant step according to the Federation of Associations of Irrigators of Artibonite.
The President of the Republic believes that Haitians can not continue to live under these conditions. With the support of all, he promises to drain, irrigate and provide the farmers with all the supports necessary for their development. The Head of State believes that it is time to put an end to the hypocrisy and the mentality "Chak koukouy klere pou je l" He is convinced that the Haitian people are a working people who have always wanted to live of its workforce.
"[...] I announce to you that the Caravan will not leave the valley of the Artibonite until the irrigation canals are completed, as well as the roads and drainages https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-20811-haiti-politics-caravan-of-change-d-day.html to put the 32,000 hectares of land in the Artibonite Valley into value. When I will have the guarantee of the development of these lands [...] I would come to see you again to celebrate together [...]" declared the Head of State.
Ceremony of the start of the caravan :
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