Haiti’s Minister of Education, Vanneur Pierre hosts a series of working sessions and a public forum to encourage immediate action on Haiti’s universal education plan. The education delegation met with the Inter American Development Bank, The World Bank and other partners. Haitian Education Officials Concerned With Slow Reconstruction Visit Washington D.C. to Spur Action…Details
The Permanent Mission to the OAS along with the Embassy of Haiti hosted ambassadors to CARICOM. During the ambassador’s retreat Friday, Feb. 8 key issues facing Caribbean nations were discussed.
The Embassy welcomed 21 Ambassadors and 43 diplomats to the semi-annual meeting of the Francophone Ambassadors. Stephane Calvin Rosenberg, chief of the Embassy’s Cultural Section, will also serve as president of the group’s annual Fracophone Festival in March.
On the eve of inauguration, Ambassador Altidor opened his official residence for an event hosted by Haitian Americans for Progress. More than 100 people attended the event, including Haitian-American elected officials, members of U.S. President Obama’s campaign staff, visitors from around the country and guests from Haiti. It was the first official event at…Details
WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 21, 2013)—As U.S. President Barack Obama took the oath of office for his second term, Haiti’s Ambassador to the United States, Paul G. Altidor, served as the Government of Haiti’s only official representative in attendance. “It is an honor to represent the Republic of Haiti, Haiti’s President Michel Martelly and the…Details
The Embassy of Haiti welcomed director Guetty Félin to screen and discuss her documentary “Broken Stones,” which chronicles post-earthquake recovery in Port-au-Prince’s oldest neighborhood, Quartier Cathédrale—Cathedral Quarter.
On the Occasion of the Third Anniversary of the Earthquake in Haiti, a Message from Ambassador of the Republic of Haiti to the United States, Paul G. Altidor
I would like to take a moment to share with you my thoughts about a day I know is difficult for many of us. Each one of us in the Diaspora felt the magnitude of the earthquake. We remember our sense of anguish. In less than a minute, lives of brothers, sisters, friends, colleagues…Details
Video, Photos and Written Remarks: Ambassador Altidor at The Wilson Center Commemorating the Third Anniversary of the Earthquake in Haiti
Ambassador Paul G. Altidor spoke at The Wilson Center January 10, 2013, at an event commemorating the third anniversary of the earthquake in Haiti. The event, “Recovery, Reconstruction and Renewal: What it Takes to Build Back Better in Haiti, was co-hosted by the comparative urban studies project and the Latin American Program of The…Details
On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I am delighted to send best wishes to the people of Haiti as you celebrate your 209th anniversary of independence this January 1.
The U.S. government extended its deadline for beneficiaries to re-register for Temporary Protective Status. The TPS deadline to re-register is now Jan. 29, 2013. In October, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security extended Haiti’s TPS for another 18 months from Jan. 22, 2013 through July 22, 2014. The original deadline to apply was Nov.…Details