Haiti - Social : Religions at the time of Covid-19
He held a working session with the Apostolic Nuncio in Haiti, Mgr Eugene Martin Nugent, around the new measures adopted by the Government to curb the spread of Covid-19. Bishop Nugent, who is also the Dean of the Diplomatic Corps, assured that "the Catholic Church will follow the instructions of the State", starting with the prohibition of all public religious activity in the country https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30324-haiti-social-the-catholic-religion-in-quarantine.html
Subsequently, he met with the national ATI Carl-Henry Desmornes and the Mambo Euvonie George Auguste on the new decisions of the Haitian Government aimed at fighting the spread of COVID19 in the country. The Representatives of the Konfederasyon Nasyonal Vodouyizan Ayisyen (KNVA) welcomed the efforts of the Government to protect the population and promised to facilitate the implementation of these measures through the networks of willors throughout the National territory.
On the same day, he met with Pastor Fleuridor Calixte, President of the Protestant Federation of Haiti, who gave his support to all the measures that would protect the population and promised to collaborate in their implementation within his community.
Then he received pastors André Muscadin and Jacques Maurice, from Shalom Tabernacle De Gloire, who confirmed to him that they were going to use their different networks to help popularize the instructions of the Government in its fight against Covid-19
In addition Claude Joseph at the end of a meeting with the representatives of the Adventist community welcomed the commitment made by these representatives to support the efforts of the Haitian Government specifying "The representatives have promised to put the Adventist hospital at the disposal of the Haitian State to provide the necessary care to those infected."
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