Haiti – News : Zapping…
Biden’s promises to Haitians in Miami
On Monday visiting Little Haiti (Miami, FL) the Democratic candidate for the White House, Joe Biden promised among other things, if he was elected, to maintain the Temporary Protection Status (TPS) and to stop the deportations of Haitians.
3rd month of clerks’ strike
Determined to ensure respect for the agreements of November 2017 and May 2019 concluded between the Ministry of Justice and Public Security and the National Association of Haitian Registrars (ANAGH) and face of the observation that none of their demands have been satisfied, the Clerks and the Parquet Clerk of the 18 jurisdictions of the country announce that they are continuing the strike started since July 28.
King Henri day off
On the occasion of the commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the death of King Henry I, Thursday October 8, 2020 is declared non-working in the North department.
€5 million project for the Mirebalais hospital
Friday October 3, the Ambassador of France in Haiti, José Gomez visiting the hospital of Mirebalais, announced the establishment of a cooperation project in the field of health in the amount of 5 million euros with Zanmi Lasante (hospital partner).
Review of the National Ambulance Center (Sept.)
For the month of September 2020, the National Ambulance Center (CAN) intervened in 6 confirmed cases of Covid-19 and 19 suspected cases, 31 respiratory distress, 130 chronic diseases, 371 obstetric emergencies, 143 road accidents, 65 transfers, 87 various ailments, 14 gunshot wounds, 20 stab wounds, 27 traumas and 7 burns.
“The Voice of Children in Good Governance in Haiti”
The Enpak Organization, in collaboration with Koze Jenès and other partners, with the financial support of the United States Embassy in Port-au-Prince, will officially launch the project “The Voice of Children in Good Governance in Haiti”. The aim of the project is to be others: to contribute to the civic participation of children in the public debate on major issues of national interest such as the fight against corruption, democracy, transparency and good governance, human rights.