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For the month of July 2020, the National Ambulance Center - CAN intervened for 24 confirmed cases of covid-19, 45 suspected cases, 26 cases of respiratory distress, 70 chronic diseases, 16 obstetric emergencies, 99 road accidents, 48 transfers, 40 various ailments, 9 gunshot wounds; 21 by stabbing, 14 cranial traumas and 4 cases of burns.
The Bar Council appoints an a.i. President
Saturday, August 29, the Council of the Bar Association of Port-au-Prince, meeting with the extraordinary, appointed Me Marie Suzy Legros to act as interim, replacing Me Monferrier Dorval with the mission of organizing the elections, in accordance with the decree on the legal profession in Haiti, following the assassination of Bâtonnier Monferrier Dorval on August 28.
The Minister of the Interior talks with local elected officials
Friday August 28 at the Hotel Montana, Audain Fils Bernadel the Minister of the Interior and Territorial Collectivities (MICT) took part in the first talk with local elected officials. On this occasion, several dozen women Councilors of Administration of Communal Sections (CASEC) informed the Minister, as well as the technicians of the Ministry, of their concerns for their respective communal section and the difficulties they experience as women elected in the exercise of their functions.
Philosopher Edelyn Dorismond signing
Friday August 28, the professor and philosopher Edelyn Dorismond signed with the National Direction of the Book, his work “The Haitian problem. Essay on the roots of the coloniality of the Haitian Stateé [...] Edlyn Dorismond's book outlines a philosophical anthropology of Haitian society from a problem that he considers of great importance and this problem refers to the astonishment that the Haitian or foreign critical conscience arouses by society in its difficult ascent to a regime of political rationality capable of proceeding to a fair redistribution of the common good, and to the self-realization of each Haitian [...]" Extract from the preface by Dr. Glodel Mezilas
Second meeting of CIDI under the presidency of Haiti
This week was held the second ordinary meeting of the Inter-American Council for Integrated Development (CIDI) under the chairmanship of Léon Charles, the Permanent Representative of Haiti https://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-31489-icihaiti-politic-haiti-assumes-the-presidency-ai-of-cidi-of-the-oas.html . This meeting concerned food and nutrition security in the Region. After the opening remarks of Ambassador Léon Charles, Ms. Jessy Menos, Minister Delegate in charge of Human Rights in Haiti and Harmel Cazeau National Coordinator of Food Security (CNSA) drew up a picture of the situation in Haiti relating to the Food Safety.