A view of the assembly gathered on the Haiti crisis in Jamaica with in the foreground from the left the Prime Minister of the Bahamas, Philip Davis, the Prime Minister of Jamaica, Andrew Holness and the Haitian Prime Minister Ariel Henry

PORT-AU-PRINCE — Ariel Henry, Haiti’s prime minister, told fellow Haitians there is no more time to waste to bring the country to a democratic state and he called on his compatriots to act in good faith.

“We are here to agree among compatriots who have the national interest at heart, on the steps [needed] in the march towards the reconstruction of our democracy,” Henry said, speaking June 11 at a three-day meeting of Haiti stakeholders held in Kingston, Jamaica.

Uh oh, it looks like you’ve hit a paywall! But don’t worry; we’ve got you covered. Here are a few ways you can access this story.

I am Juhakenson Blaise, a journalist based in the city of Port-au-Prince, Haiti. I cover the news that develops in this city and deals with other subjects related to the experience of Haitians for the Haitian Times newspaper. I am also a lover of poetry.