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"I take note of the decision of Jovenel Moïse to note the lapse of the parliament. Consequently, I invite the Haitians to come together to draft a new inclusive CONSTITUTION which will allow to redefine the rules of the game and to govern differently," Gary Bodeau, Member of Parliament for Delmas (Haiti) 2016-2020, President of the Chamber of Deputies / Vice-President of the National Assembly 2018-2020.
More electricity for Jacmel
On January 12, a new 1.8 MW group is put into operation at the Jacmel thermal power plant. The installed capacity increased from 4.6 to 6.4 MW. Customers have to pay their bills to contribute to service continuity.
Fire at Hyppolite market
The Hyppolite market was on fire on Monday evening, the firefighters of the Town Hall of Port-au-Prince with the support of the firefighters of the neighboring town halls went there and did their best to manage to take control of the flames and prevent more loss and damage, informed the City of Port-au-Prince.
Installations and changes at the ONA
Ms. Enide Alabré was installed at the head of the Social Security Department, thus ending the interim provided by Mr. Pierre Thermezy in this position. She previously held the position of Annex Director of Sonapi where she was replaced by her assistant, Mme Dieunite Amazan St Louis. In addition Jean Garry Greffin was installed at the Direction of the Annex of Pétion-Ville.
Haiti needs qualified midwives
Haiti needs qualified midwives to provide quality care for women and newborns across the country. Did you know 448 midwives were trained in Haiti from 2001 to 2019.
Registration for the Bac
The registrations for the 1st session of the permanent bac of the 2019-2020 academic year were delegated this Monday, January 13 to end on the 24th. Interested parties must contact the DDEs in their region to identify the places of registration of candidates.
Assessment of the National Ambulance Center
For the month of December 2019, the National Ambulance Center (CAN) responded to: 423 obstetric emergencies; 228 road accidents; 180 chronic diseases (cardiopathies, AVP, Cancer, Diabetes, respiratory, renal affections etc...); 80 trauma (injuries & fractures of varying degrees). CAN also made 83 transfers (referral and laboratory examinations) and intervened in 7 cases of burns, 14 gunshot wounds and 256 other cases.