COVID-19 : health surveillance in Malpasse
Meeting and implementation of the measures taken by the Ministry of Public Health and Population (MSPP) on the border of Malpasse in the context of traveler surveillance and COVID-19 screening.
USA : Cultural program at the Embassy of Haiti
The Embassy of Haiti in the United States in Washington D.C. announces the launch of its new program “Thursdays of Literature and Culture”. Thursday March 12 this program will receive Emmelie Prophète Milcé. For more information and registration : www.eventbrite.com/e/jeudi-de-la-litterature-et-de-la-culture-avec-emmelie-prophete-tickets-98062291955
Writer E. Danticat elected to the American Academy of Arts…
The American Academy of Arts and Letters has released the list of 13 new members elected this year, which includes the Haitian-American writer Edwidge Danticat. The induction ceremony for new members will take place at the awards ceremony in mid-May. In parallel, an exhibition of art, architecture, books and manuscripts of new members and laureates will be launched in the galleries of the Academy from May 21 to June 21 See also : https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-22688-haiti-literature-edwidge-danticat-wins-the-neustadt-international-prize-for-literature.html
ONA-Polis : first registrations
In the company of several members of the High Command, Rameau Normil the Director General ai of the National Police of Haiti (PNH) presented himself at the headquarters of the National Office of Old Age Insurance (ONA), in Delmas 17, to register for the new program called “ONA-Polis” https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30169-haiti-notice-open-registration-for-the-ona-polis-program.html
DR exported 79 million to Haiti in January 2020
For the month of January 2020, the Dominican Republic exported to the world for 895.3 million US dollars of goods (+ 3.9% compared to January 2019). The main destination was the United States ($ 378.2 million), followed by Switzerland ($ 132.1 million), Haiti (79 million, 8.8% of the month’s exports), Puerto Rico (38.1 million) and South Korea (31.6 million).