List of communes of Haiti

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The commune (French pronunciation: ​[kɔmyn]) is the third-level divisions of Haiti. The 10 departments have 42 arrondissements, which are divided into 144 communes and then into 571 communal sections.[1][2][3]

Communes of Haiti

Communes are roughly equivalent to civil townships and incorporated municipalities.

AdministrationEdit

Each commune has a municipal council (conseil municipal) compound of three members elected by the inhabitants of the commune for a 4-year term. The municipal council is led by a president often called mayor.

Each commune has a municipal assembly (assemblée municipale) who assists the council in its work. The members of the assembly are also elected for 4 years.

Each commune is ruled by a municipality.

ListEdit

ArtiboniteEdit

Latibonit

CentreEdit

Grand'AnseEdit

NippesEdit

NordEdit

Nord-EstEdit

Nord-OuestEdit

OuestEdit

Sud-EstEdit

SudEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Olivier, Louis-Joseph, ed. (14 August 2015). "Création de cinq nouvelles communes par décret présidentiel" (in French). Le Nouvelliste. Retrieved 17 March 2016.
  2. ^ Press, ed. (16 August 2015). "Haïti - Politique : 5 nouvelles communes en Haïti". Haiti Libre. Retrieved 17 March 2016.
  3. ^ "7300.- Divisions territoriales" (in French). Haiti-Référence. 17 August 2015. Retrieved 17 March 2016.

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See alsoEdit