March 8, 2013
Friday
Mar 08
2013

Press Release: President Clinton to travel to Haiti with Agricultural Investment Delegation

New York, NY
Press Release

President Bill Clinton will be in Haiti on March 10th and 11th with an Agricultural Investment Delegation to visit sites highlighting Haiti’s agricultural sector and make grant announcements.

On the morning of March 10th, President Clinton will travel to the Smallholder Farmers Alliance (SFA) site in Gonaives, where he will tour the site. His visit will be open press.

In the afternoon, President Clinton will travel to the North Coast Development building, where he will tour the central building and surrounding fields. Later, he will visit Zamni Agricole and Agriculture School in Corporant and make an announcement. Both of these visits will be open press.

On the morning of March 11, President Clinton will travel to Café Rebo, where he will tour the coffee processing plant. Later, he will visit the Sisal Co building, and then the Heineken/Brahna Brewery in Port-Au-Prince, where he will make an announcement.  All three visits will be open press.

The Clinton Foundation will provide a bus service to reporters from Port-au-Prince around Haiti for the Zamni Agricole visit on Sunday, March 10th, and all site visits on Monday, March 11th.  If you have an interest in covering the events and taking our transportation, please reply to press@clintonfoundation.org with your name and outlet.

Seats are limited. Requests will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Sunday March 10th, 2013
10:45 AM EST

President Clinton visits the Smallholder Farmers Alliance Site
Gonaives, Haiti
OPEN PRESS

1:00 PM EST
President Clinton visits North Coast Development Site

Terrier Rouge, Haiti
OPEN PRESS

3:30 PM EST
President Clinton visits Zamni Agricole and Agriculture School

Corporant, Haiti
OPEN PRESS

Monday, March 11th, 2013
9:45 AM EST
President Clinton visits Café Rebo
4, rue Jean Gilles, Aeroport
Port-au-Prince, Haiti
OPEN PRESS

11:00 AM EST
President Clinton visits Sisal Co

53, Boulevard Toussaint Louverture
Port-au-Prince, Haiti
OPEN PRESS

12:15 PM EST
President Clinton visits Heineken/Brahna Brewery
BP 1334, Ave. Haile Selassie/Route de l'Aeroport
Port-au-Prince, Haiti
OPEN PRESS