Yale International Relations Association (YIRA): Haiti Beyond the Headlines

Ambassador Paul Altidor attended the Yale International Relations Association (YIRA) Global Perspectives Society event on February 25th. He was joined by members of the faculty and student body, including members of Yale’s Haitian community for a private dinner followed by an hour-long discussion. During the dinner, Ambassador Altidor recalled his own path to a diplomatic…

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5th Anniversary of the devastating earthquake in Haiti

  In commemoration of the 5th Anniversary of the devastating earthquake in Haiti, The Embassy of the Republic of Haiti in Washington, D.C. invites you to join us as we remember those who perished in this tragedy.   REMEMBRANCE EVENT JANUARY 12, 2015 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Embassy of Haiti 2311 Massachusetts Avenue Washington,…

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9th Annual D.C. Haitian Ladies Brunch

For the second consecutive year, Ambassador Paul Altidor hosted more than 200 Haitian women at the Embassy of Haiti for the 9th Annual D.C. Haitian Ladies Brunch on December 14. The Embassy was filled with food, fellowship and warmth as generations of Haitian and Haitian-American women celebrated the rich culture of Haiti. This year’s theme,…

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Fall Creole Classes 2014

Creole for Advanced Beginners! Fall 2014 Do you have some knowledge of Haitian Creole, and want to improve your speaking and writing skills? The Embassy of Haiti is offering this free Creole course this fall just for you! The Six-week course is designed specifically for Creole Beginners, and will be taught by Dr. Marie Marcelle…

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DIASPORA INVESTMENT SURVEY

  Surveys are important when used to promote action and development on important goals. The success of Zafèn can be attributed in part to you due to the valuable responses to the HHTARG Zafèn Crowdfunding Survey done in 2010. Today Zafèn has provided loans to 442 entrepreneurs for approximately 2 million dollars and has been…

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