Haiti – News : Zapping…
Les Cayes : PNH dragnet
Saturday in the city of Les Cayes, the Haitian National Police (PNH) arrested Jean Wisnor, (33 years old) suspected of being one of the lieutenants of “Killikou” the Chief of the Savannah Gang (Dept. from the South) he is also suspected of involvement in the fire in the area market on November 12, as well as a Dignité bus.
Meeting of the Haitian and Dominican private sectors
Representatives of the Association of Industries of Haiti, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Haiti (CCIH) and the American Chamber of Commerce of Haiti (AmCham-Haiti) will meet with a delegation from the private sector of the Dominican Republic among others on questions relating to the fight against contraband at the border. This meeting will be held in Miami on Monday December 16.
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Mark Green received by Moïse at the Palace
Friday the President Moïse received in audience, the Administrator of the American Agency for International Development (USAID), Mark Green who completes this Saturday 14 a 3-day visit declared at the end of this meeting “[…] I met with President Moïse Jovenel to discuss the next steps for the resolution of the economic, political and humanitarian crises in Haiti. USAID is ready to continue supporting these efforts.”
FENAMH calls on mayors to face the humanitarian crisis
Jude Édouard Pierre, Mayor of Carrefour and President of the National Federation of Haitian Mayors (FENAMH) calls on mayors to work to deal with the humanitarian crisis resulting from more than 9 weeks of paralysis of the country’s economic activities. He urged the Government to release the funds mobilized for the sanitation program in the 146 communes, stressing that some mayors have already carried out the sanitation works planned under an agreement with the government.
Message from the Vice-Rector of the UEH
“A society that does not take the education of children and young people seriously has no future” Hérold Toussaint, Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs at the State University of Haiti (UEH).
Climate change : Launch of the PGRAC Project
This week at the Montana hotel, the Ministry of the Interior and Territorial Communities, and the Directorate of Civil Protection launched the “Risk Management and Climate Resilience Project” (PGRAC), intended in particular to strengthen Haiti’s preparedness and response capacities in the face of climate change.