• The Embassy of Haiti in Washington, D.C. will be closed on Friday, January 20, 2017 for the Inauguration of President Donald Trump (Federal Holiday).

    We will be pleased to serve you again on Monday, January 23, 2017 from 9:30 a.m.

  • L’Ambassade d’Haïti à Washington, D.C., sera fermée le Vendredi 20 janvier 2017, pour l’Investiture du Président Donald Trump (Congé Fédéral).

    Elle sera de nouveau à votre service le Lundi 23 janvier 2017, dès 9:30 a.m.


January 19, 2017Ambassador Paul Altidor Receives the King Legacy Award for International Service

On Sunday, January 15, 2017, Haiti’s Ambassador to the United States, Paul Altidor, received the King Legacy Award for International Service. During a ceremony at the prestigious Willard Intercontinental Hotel [...]

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January 12, 2017Statement from The Embassy of Haiti in Washington DC on the Occasion of the 7th Anniversary of the 2010 Earthquake

Today, we remember… It has been seven years since one of the most devastating natural disasters in recorded history struck the nation of Haiti. The earthquake of January 12, 2010 left [...]

January 1, 2017Happy Haitian Independence Day and a Healthy New Year!

Dear fellow compatriots, Dear friend, The Embassy of Haiti in Washington, DC is pleased to extend its best wishes for this new year. The first day of 2017 marks the [...]

December 16, 2016Announcing the Second Class of the Embassy Cooking Series

Manje Lakay is a culinary program designed to offer the Washington community an opportunity to experience classic Haitian gastronomy and its influential roots from Haiti’s finest culinary professionals. Initiated by [...]

December 14, 2016The 11th Annual Haitian Ladies Brunch

The 11th Annual Haitian Ladies Brunch “It’s More than a Brunch, It’s a Network” On Sunday, December 4, 2016, Ambassador Paul Altidor hosted over 300 professional women of Haitian descent [...]

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If you are a member of the press and you’re unable to find the information you need on our website, you may use this form to contact the communications department of the Embassy of Haiti in Washington, D.C. This form is only for members of the press to request information on events sponsored by the Embassy or to request interviews with the Diplomatic staff of the Embassy.



The Embassy is currently undergoing a process of revitalization and modernization with the aim of better aligning the Embassy’s activities with Government of Haiti’s (“GOH”) strategic priorities and revamp and enhance the services it currently provides to Haitian citizens. The main strategic priority identified by the GOH remains the advancing of business diplomacy. Thus, the Embassy is orienting its activities to foster business development to generate economic growth and job creation. In addition, the Embassy is in the process of enhancing its community outreach services and undertaking the renovation of its physical space.

It is with this context that the Embassy is seeking volunteers from the Haitian-American diaspora open to providing their skills and expertise in a number of different areas. If you would like to assist the Embassy, please contact us at: volunteers@haiti.org