Haiti – Politic : The PM asks OAS help in support of the dialogue with the opposition
Faced with the intransigence of the opposition, which refuses to reach a political agreement with President Jovenel Moïse in view of the referendum and the elections scheduled for this year, the Prime Minister ai Claude Joseph, in a correspondence dated April 28, 2021, addressed to Luis Almagro, Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), requests the sending to Haiti of a mission of the Organization in support of the ongoing dialogue with all actors of national life.
Letter from the Prime Minister :
“Mr. Secretary General,
I have the honor to refer to Resolution CP/RES.1168(2315/20) of March 17, 2021 of the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) to inform you that the government of the Republic of Haiti is ready to host an OAS mission in support of the ongoing dialogue with all actors in national life with a view to concluding a political agreement likely to facilitate the organization of the constitutional referendum and elections at all levels during the year 2021 according to the timetable established for this purpose.
I take this opportunity to reaffirm the unwavering will of the President of the Republic, His Excellency Jovenel Moïse, and of the government to do everything possible to guarantee the organization of free, honest and democratic elections to renew the political staff and ensure the transfer of power to a President elected on February 7, 2022.
I take this opportunity to renew to you, Mr. Secretary General, the assurance of my highest considerationé