Revocation of the members of the High Staff of the Army of Haiti
The "Defense and Armed Forces" commission of the Senate of the Republic is calling for the dismissal of the members of the High Staff of the Army of Haiti. It considers this structure inactive, evoking the fact that no report relating to the operation of this force has been transmitted to it to date. In a letter sent on December 4 to the Senate Speaker, this commission, chaired by Senator Jean-Marie Ralph Féthière, recommended that it be replaced by younger military officers who are able to adapt to new socio-economic realities.
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A new manager at the head of the DFP
Monday Méniol Jeune, the Director General of the Ministry of National Education has proceeded to the installation of Etzer Vixamar as new head of the Directorate of Training and Development (DFP). He replaces Karl Rood Fleurant. Note that Vixamar held the position of Deputy Director of the DFP before gaining access to this new position.
PNH : 30th Promotion 22% of women
Ambassador Michèle Sison met this week with representatives of the National Police of Haiti (PNH) and members of the 30th promotion. Recalling that the United States continues to support the Police Academy, the Ambassador is pleased to see that women represent nearly 22% of this Promotion
Visit of a delegation from the New Orleans Town Hall
On Monday, Marie Christine Stephenson, Minister of Tourism, and a delegation from the New Orleans Town Hall met with the Board of Directors of the CCIN, members of the 2020 committee, the OGDNH. On the agenda : tourism development and celebration of Cap 2020.