Report - Haiti Targets Ile-a-Vache for Tourism Development

haiti adThe Caribbean Journal is reporting that Haiti has officially launched a public request for proposals for tourism development on the island of Ile a Vache, the Tourism Ministry announced.

The country is looking to develop what it called “low-density, sustainable tourism” on the island, which is located off the coast of Haiti, southeast of Les Cayes.

The new RFP aims to select “local and foreign private sponsors and investors, who are interested in developing and operating tourism sites and providing services included in this project in the Île-à-Vache community,” the Ministry said in a statement, according to the report.

Haiti’s plans for Ile-a-Vache were first put together by an interdepartmental work team last year, the Ministry said.

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