Passport DC 2017

Passport DC 2017 Around the World Tour “Embassy of Haiti – The Secret Place” On Saturday, May 6, the Embassy of Haiti in Washington, D.C. opened its doors to host more than 6,000 visitors, as part of Passport DC’s Around the World Tour. Held annually and organized by Cultural Tourism DC to offer participants an…

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Haiti Week in DC 2017 – Detailed Agenda

Haiti Week in DC (May 13 – May 21) Changing the Narrative: A Celebration of the Western Hemisphere’s First Black Republic The Embassy of Haiti in Washington DC has partnered with Busboys and Poets to honor Haiti’s rich and vibrant culture from May 13th through the 21st by offering a full-week of programming ranging from…

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Embassy of Haiti Announces Haiti’s Future Fellowship Program 2017

The Embassy of Haiti in Washington, D.C. is pleased to announce the 2017 Haiti’s Future Leaders Fellowship (HFLF). The fellowship was launched in 2014, and targets graduate students and young professionals of Haitian descent in the United States on the one hand, and university students in Haiti on the other. An initiative of the Embassy…

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Mark Your Calendars for Haiti Week in DC (May 13-21)

FROM THE DESK OF THE AMBASSADOR Greetings! I am thrilled to announce that the Embassy is launching Haiti Week in DC 2017, in partnership with the renowned establishment Busboys and Poets. Haiti Week in DC, to be held from May 13th to the 21st, has been designed to offer the Washington community a glimpse into…

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Chef Cynthia Verna to Represent Haiti at Embassy Chef Challenge!

Dear Friends, We are pleased to announce that distinguished Chef Cynthia Verna, also known as “Chef Thia,” will represent Haiti at Washington’s most prestigious global culinary event, the Embassy Chef Challenge. Cynthia was a featured chef in residence at the Embassy of Haiti’s cooking class series earlier this year, and we are elated to welcome her back to Washington…

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The Embassy Creole Classes are Back!

ANN PALE KREYÒL Spring 2017 Are you interested in gaining more knowledge of Haitian Creole or improving your speaking and writing skills? The Embassy of Haiti is offering free Beginner and Intermediate Creole classes. The 6 week course is designed specifically for adults, and will be taught by Dr. Marie Marcelle Racine assisted by Mrs.…

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AMBASSADOR ALTIDOR, REP. JEFF DUNCAN MEET TO DISCUSS U.S.-HAITI BILATERAL RELATIONSHIP

AMBASSADOR ALTIDOR, REP. JEFF DUNCAN MEET TO DISCUSS U.S.-HAITI BILATERAL RELATIONSHIP, VENEZUELA AND MINUSTAH DEPARTURE   Thursday, April 6, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: amb.washington@diplomatie.ht   Washington, D.C.  – Today Ambassador Paul Altidor met with US Congressman Jeff Duncan, chairman of the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere to discuss the US- Haiti bilateral relationship, Venezuela,…

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Pearls of Excellence: An Exploration of Haitian Contributions to American Society

The Embassy of Haiti in Washington, DC launches an ongoing exhibit and educational series to mark historical milestones of Haitians in American society entitled “Pearls of Excellence: An Exploration of Haitian Contributions to American Society” ———————————————————————– Starting this week, the Embassy is displaying on its walls an esteemed group of individuals of Haitian descent who have…

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