« Il est inconcevable que dans une situation d?État de droit, ceux, qui sont chargés de faire respecter les lois et de les appliquer, ne les respectent pas ».
The U.N. chief now involving himself in most intimate details of election, normally left to Haitians: here approving electoral board’s waiver of the audit always required of previous officials on grounds that lower house no longer there to provide it.
Poorly informed or ill-intended international actors are blocking reconstruction by supporting Préval. It is time they became more respectful of good governance, true democracy, and the interests of the Haitians.
Simply pouring money into the government, even with tight controls, is not the answer. The government has to be resourced, changing its culture with massive infusions of new talent and technocrats. A few advisers here and there won’t cut it.