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Gerard Gourgue, former candidate for presidential election in Haiti

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Gerard Gourgue, former candidate for presidential election in Haiti

Here is a picture of the former candidate for the presidential election of Haiti. Mr. Gerard Gourgue Gourgue. He is a politician , lawyer , activist for human rights, minister, ambassador and teacher.

He studied at the Lycée Alexandre Pétion in Port-au-Prince, then university in Haiti and France. In 1978, in order to fight the abuses of the dictatorship of Jean-Claude Duvalier and his Tontons Macoutes , Gourgue established the Haitian Human Rights League.
Gerard Gourgue was named to be part of the National Council of Government (CNG) following the exile of Jean Claude Duvalier. However, within a Month, he had to resign headed by Henri Namphy due to differences

Tags: candidate, lawyer, tonton macoute, ambassador, Politician, Lycee Alexandre Petion, Gerard Gourgue

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