Fuels : Dominican border strengthened
Defense Minister Rubén Darío Paulino Sem has confirmed that the Dominican border remains protected following popular movements related to the fuel shortage in Haiti. He said the staff of the “Cuerpo Especializado de Control de Fuels” have been sent to reinforce the border to fight against the illegal supply of fuels Haitians in Dominican territory.
André Michel’s warning
André Michel, the spokesman of the radical opposition of the movement known as “Democratic and Popular Sector”, warned Normil Rameau, the new Director General of the National Police of Haiti, calling on him not to exercise repression brutal against protesters that requires fuel …
VISA Chile : Delayed appointments
Given the current security situation in Port-au-Prince, IOM Haiti informs you that the Visa Application Centers for Chile (CAVC) was closed to the public on 16 September. All appointments of the concerned candidates will be postponed. We invite you to regularly check the CAVC website haiti.iom.int/cavc for the latest information.
UN : Slavery Victims Memorial
The Republic of Haiti is pleased to be among the co-authors of the resolution entitled “Permanent Memorial and Commemoration of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade” adopted this morning by the General Assembly of the United Nations.
Weather : 2 tropical waves…
Two tropical waves that evolve in a humid air mass, influence the weather conditions of the Caribbean Basin this morning and may generate frequent rain and thunderstorms during this week on Haiti. Trend for the next two days: Tuesday and Wednesday weather conditions will still be unstable with a strengthening stormy rains over the country.
BRH Gender Ambassador
The Bank of the Republic of Haiti (BRH) was honored at the General Assembly of the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) in Rwanda as Gender Ambassador for its efforts to reduce the gender gap through a policy financial inclusion of women in Haiti in the financial sector.