Haiti - News : Zapping...
Thanks to its awareness campaign on unpaid bills, the Electricity of Haiti (EDH) has managed to collect 300 million gourdes of debt from its customers. In addition, Hervé Pierre-Louis, Director General of EDH reiterated his call for the collaboration of the population, to enable the company to improve the quality of its services https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-23735-haiti-politic-edh-promises-18mw-more-electricity-in-may.html
PetroCaribe : Towards an International Truth Commission ?
Wilson Laleau, the Director of the Private Cabinet of President Jovenel Moïse, wants the creation of an apolitical truth commission composed of internationally recognized experts, to shed light on the management of funds of the PetroCaribe Program.
Russia wants to do tourism in Haiti
Since Tuesday, PoliTour accompanies a group of 14 members of the Russian tour operator "Travel Service Russia". This delegation is on a prospecting visit to Haiti (at the National Historical Park) in order to promote and bring Russian tourists to the Northern Region of Haiti. This tour operator was welcomed by the agencies of Cap-Haïtien "Destination Hispaniola"
Funeral of Gérald Mathurin
The funeral of agronomist engineer Gérald Mathurin, former Minister of Agriculture, who died on March 3 following a stroke stroke, will be sung Saturday, March 10, 2018. The Deputy of Jacmel, Kétel Jean Philippe confirms that the funerals will be sung in Port-au-Prince, then in Jacmel, in the Toussaint Louverture square. See also : https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-23732-haiti-news-zapping.html https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-23716-haiti-social-death-of-the-former-minister-of-agriculture-gerald-mathurin.html
Show of the company "Les étoiles brillantes"
As part of International Women's Day, the Office of Human Rights in Haiti (BDHH) announces on Thursday, March 8, 2018, from 5:00 to 8:00 pm the first public performance of the company Bright stars, Young girls against violence, a show composed of dances, songs, readings and puppets in the courtyard of the Art Center located at 58 Roy Street in Port-au-Prince. This action is in line with the program of the fight against gender-based violence of the BDHH and receives financial support from UN-Women.
For a professional and respectful police
Earlier this week Michel-Ange Gédéon, the Director General of the National Police of Haiti (PNH) met with all the heads of the specialized units of the PNH and intervention brigades of the metropolitan area's police stations around the use of force, human rights, its impacts and consequences and other related topics that tarnish the image of this noble institution.
Talk : International Women's Day
Thursday, March 8, as part of International Women's Day, the National Library (193 Center Street, Port-au-Prince,) will host from 11:00 am a talk with Dr. in history Jessica Généus Coordinator of the Feminist Organization "Fanm yo" and from noon, an intervention by Natacha Clergé, Assistant Director of Promotion and Women's Rights at the Ministry of Women's Affairs on "The achievements of the Haitian women's movement of 1934 nowadays."