The Gastronomic Food Fair at the Notre Dame University of Haiti on Apr. 30, 2022. Photo by Oldjy Francois for The Haitian Times

HAITI — On May 1, people gathered at the historical park known in French as La Place D'Armes in Cap- Haitien, Haiti's second-largest city, to celebrate Labor and Agricultural Day. 

Two women’s organizations —  Entre'Elles and Reyofen — along with the support of Cap-Haitien town hall authorities put on display traditional arts, crafts and local production for a second day.

The display of culture and colors with music started April 30 at the University of Notre Dame of Haiti before its transfer to La Place d'Armes.

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Murdith Joseph is a social worker and journalist. She studied at the State University of Haiti and Maurice Communication. She first worked as a journalist presenter and reporter for Radio Sans Fin (RSF) then as a journalist reporter for Radio tele pacific and writting for the daily Le National. Today she joined the Haitian Times team and covers the news in Port-Au-Prince-Haiti.