The Government of Azerbaijan supports UNESCO’s activities in favour of Haiti reconstruction
The Ambassador of the Government of Azerbaijan, H.E Mrs Eleonora Husseinova, and UNESCO's Assistant Director-General for Strategic Planning, Mr Hans d’Orville, signed an agreement on 27 October 2011 for supporting the rehabilitation of the East part of Congo beach in Jacmel, including the setting up of kiosques for crafts exhibitions.
It will strengthen the development, promotion and marketing of crafts and contribute to the rehabilitation of Jacmel. UNESCO will implement the project in partnership with the city of Jacmel and craftsmen and craftswomen in the community. The project is an integral part of UNESCO’s support for both the “Revitalization of the historic center in Jacmel” and the “Craft for development”.