Haiti – Politic : Who is the Prime Minister Joseph Jouthe?
Joseph Jouthe (58) appointed on March 2, Prime Minister of Haiti, https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-30159-haiti-flash-jovenel-moise-appoints-a-new-prime-minister.html was born on October 17, 1961 in Thomonde (Dept. Center).
A civil engineer by training, Joseph Jouthe has a full and varied career. He worked in particular as a civil servant of the United Nations (1989 to 2006) as consultant, liaison officer, logistician, administrator, Regional Director International Care for a central office and 7 regional offices… He was also consultant for several local and international organizations both in Haiti and abroad.
Before becoming Minister of the Environment in the Moïse Government, in September 2018, Jouthe worked in the office of Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant as Special Advisor for special projects, public works and public procurement (2017-2018) .
Subsequently, he was appointed Minister ai of the Economy and Finance during the ministerial reshuffle of September 2019 https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-28882-haiti-flash-acting-prime-minister-proceed-to-a-cabinet-reshuffle.html in the Moïse-Lapin Government, while retaining his position in the Environment
Jouthe has extensive knowledge of the Haitian Public Administration where he held several positions including as Director of development project, administrator and Director of analysis and evaluation at the Office of Monetization of Development Aid Programs (BMPAD).
He is also a member of several socio-professional and philanthropic groups and speaks Creole, French, English and Spanish in addition to having a good understanding of international economic and social development.