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Japan donates $3.8 million to Haiti for rice

Claude Joseph, Haiti’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and Culture, sitting next to Mitsuaki Mizuno, Japan’s Ambassador to Haiti. Photo credit: Juno7

Japan pledged to give Haiti $3.8 million to purchase rice that can be sold at reasonable prices to residents.

Claude Joseph, Haiti’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and Culture, met with Mitsuaki Mizuno, Japan’s Ambassador to Haiti, to sign the agreement of the project, KR 2020, in Port-au-Prince on Monday. The KR 2020 Project fund will also cover the purchase of agricultural tools.

The officials did not mention when the project would start nor what prices would be considered reasonable.  Source

Onz Chery

Onz Chery

A City College of New York graduate, Onz Chery covers politics, health, crime and other topics for The Haitian Times. He previously wrote for Elite Sports New York and the Cosmopolitan Soccer League. Chery can be contacted by email at [email protected] or on twitter @onz_11.
Onz Chery
Oct. 20, 2020

ONE COMMENT ON THIS POST To “Japan donates $3.8 million to Haiti for rice”

  1. Jocelyn says:

    What a land slide of bull sh7t 3.8 should go towards investment to grow rice

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