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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Book of Condolences for Former President, René Garcia Préval

Dear Friends of the Embassy, For those who may wish to pay words of respect to the memory of Former President René Garcia  Préval, the Embassy of the Republic of Haiti in Washington, DC would like to inform that a book of condolences will be opened at its Chancery located on 2311 Massachusetts Avenue NW,…

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With regrets, The Embassy of Haiti announces the passing of His Excellency René Garcia Préval, today, March 3, 2017.  Former President of the Republic of Haiti (1996-2001 and 2006-2011) and Former Prime Minister (1991), Mr. Préval has served his country with honor and dignity.  The Embassy of the Republic of Haiti in the United States…

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