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Haiti - News : Zapping...
On Wednesday, May 5, the National Police of Haiti (PNH) proceeded to the arrest of 25 individuals at Carrefour in the district called "Chavez", most of whom were the subject of a search notice for their involvement in numerous criminal acts, among other thefts, murders, kidnappings, armed robberies... Information confirmed by the Minister of Justice Rockefeller Vincent on his Twitter account.
Japan alongside more than 1,000 Haitian farmers
"For the first campaign of 2021, our rice seed project, Response-Artibonite cooperated with more than 1,000 farmers*to sow more than 500hectares. The field inspection as part of the review process has been carried out since the end of March and will be completed in a few days. There will be post-harvest conditioning such as winnowing and drying. And we will take samples from these results to test and ensure the quality of the seed," informed the Technical Mission of Taiwan (Republic of China) in Haiti
Referendum : no financial support from Europe
On Thursday, the European Union announced that it would not provide financial support for the organization of the referendum scheduled for June 27 in Haiti, nor send observers for the poll. See also : https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-33632-haiti-cep-where-is-the-financing-of-the-referendum-and-the-elections.html
Launch of the Integrated National Financing Framework
On Thursday, the Government together with the United Nations in Haiti officially launched the Integrated National Financing Framework (CINF) for sustainable development, a joint program supervised in its national component by the Ministry of Planning and in its international component, by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), under the coordination of the Office of Resident Coordinator Bruno Lemarquis
Caricom : Review of the presidency of Haiti
Thursday morning, Claude Joseph in his capacity as Minister of Foreign Affairs, participated in the XXIVth virtual meeting of the Council of Ministers of External and Community Relations of CARICOM. He took the opportunity to present the results of the Presidency of this community body that Haiti has occupied since May 2020.
USA : Visit to the Admiral Killick base of the Haitian Coast Guard
The Chargée d'Affaires ai of the United States, Nicole Theriot visited the Admiral Killick base of the Haitian Coast Guard "an essential partner of the United States which contributes to the security of our seas and improves the national security of both countries" underlined the Chargée d'Affaires.