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In a report to the Security Council in May 2019 that was made public Wednesday, July 17, Antonio Guterres, the United Nations Secretary-General, said that Haiti was facing a potentially explosive situation underlining that political, economic and the situation is only getting worse and calls on the actors concerned to work towards the establishment of a new Government.
More than 20 dead in La Saline in 9 days
In its report published Thursday on the violence in La Saline, the National Network for the Defense of Human Rights (RNDDH) indicates that "from 5 to 13 July 2019, no less than 20 people lost their lives in La Saline, two are missing and six others were shot. [...]"
4th diaspora summit postponed
Thursday, the Committee of the summit of the Haitian diaspora in Europe announced the postponement to an indefinite date of the 4th summit of the Haitian diaspora https://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-28219-icihaiti-port-au-prince-4th-edition-of-the-summit-of-the-haitian-diaspora.html which was to be held from 19 to 21 July 2019 in Port-au-Prince, because of the refusal of the political parties of the opposition to answer their invitation to dialogue.
Serious accident to Fonds Palmiste
Thursday morning in the locality Fonds Palmiste (St. Louis du Sud), a public transport vehicle "God who decides" hit a motorcycle taxi. Three people were killed (including the motorcycle taxi driver and a three-year-old girl who was a transit passenger) and several other injured passengers, some of them seriously, who were rushed to the hospital.
VISA : IOM-Brazil agreement renewed
Thursday marks the fourth renewal of the IOM-Brazil Agreement for the Visa Application Center in Port-au-Prince. In a private ceremony, the Brazilian Ambassador to Haiti, Fernando de Mello Vidal, signed the renewal which will ensure the continuity of the BVAC program for another year See also : https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-22266-haiti-brazil-200-haitians-come-every-day-to-the-iom-visa-application-center.html
CEDEL : Special Networking Evening
CEDEL Haiti organizes Friday, July 26 5:30p.m. at CEDEL, a special 70th Networking Evening on the financing opportunities available for your business through the ProFin / Caribbean Investor Capital Group and the Industrial Development Fund (IDF).
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