Ambassador Bocchit Edmond

Ambassador Bocchit Edmond, New Permanent Representative of Haiti to the Organization of American States (OAS)

National Haitian Flag Day Celebration

Ambassador Altidor and members of the Haitian community commemorated this milestone with a cultural explosion at the Greenberg Theatre in Washington, D.C.  

Ambassador Altidor at Universite Quisqueya in Haiti

Ambassador Altidor at Universite Quisqueya in Haiti

Ambassador Altidor at Facultes des Sciences in Haiti

Ambassador Altidor participated in the signing ceremony of the rebuilding of the Facultes des Sciences Haiti. 


Embassy staff members joined over one hundred young Haitian professionals at Bohemian Caverns for a networking event.

Grande Fête de la Francophonie

Friday, March 21 was the highly anticipated Grande Fête de la Francophonie.

4th Annual Haiti Cherie Event

Haiti Cherie Pride, Love, and Commitment Honors Ambassador Altidor

The Contribution of Women in The Francophone World – FSI Panel

The State Department Foreign Service Institute (FSI) hosted a panel discussion on The Contribution of Women in the Francophone World.

Palmyra Middle School Students visit the Embassy of Haiti in D.C.

Ambassador Altidor and his staff welcomed Jeff Remington, Life Science educator and his students to the Embassy.

Brookings Presentation on Durable Solutions - Haiti

Durable Solutions, Post-Disaster Displacement: Challenges and Opportunities in Haiti  

The African American Real Estate Professionals (AAREP) at the Embassy

Ambassador Altidor welcomed the members of AAREP - DC Chapter to the Embassy for a networking reception.

President visit 2-7-14

Official Visit of the President of the Republic of Haiti, Michel Joseph Martelly, to Washington, D.C. - 2-7-14

President visit 2-6-14

Official Visit of the President of the Republic of Haiti, Michel Joseph Martelly, to Washington, D.C. - 2-6-14

President visit 2-5-14

Official Visit of the President of the Republic of Haiti, Michel Joseph Martelly, to Washington, D.C. - 2-5-14

President visit 2-4-14

Official Visit of the President of the Republic of Haiti, Michel Joseph Martelly, to Washington, D.C. - 2-4-14

The Embassy of Haiti hosts the members of ColorComm

On January 16, Ambassador Altidor welcomed the members of ColorComm, Women of Color in Communications, to the Embassy for their New Year reception. 

Celebration of Haiti’s 210th year of independence

On January 1, 2014, Ambassador Paul Altidor kicked off the New Year celebrating Haiti’s 210th year of Independence with nearly 200 guests at the Embassy.  

JetBlue inaugural flight to Haiti

JetBlue Airways launched its first nonstop flights to Haiti

Annual DC Haitians Ladies Brunch

On November 17, Ambassador Paul Altidor hosted the 8th Annual DC Haitians Ladies Brunch.

AU Caribbean Circle: Sixth Annual Ambassadors Dinner

On November 15, Ambassador Altidor joined several Caribbean Ambassadors to American University’s (AU) Caribbean Circle.

Luncheon for Haitian Teens from the Art Creation Foundation for Children

Ambassador Altidor and his staff hosted a luncheon for Haitian teens from the Art Creation Foundation for Children (ACFC).

The Embassy of Haiti honors Dr. Michael Eric Dyson

This past Saturday night, the Embassy of Haiti in Washington D.C. opened its doors to honor Dr. Michael Eric Dyson.

The Ambassador met with members of the Congressional Black Caucus

Ambassador Paul Altidor hosted a dinner roundtable discussion at the Embassy with various members of the U.S. Congressional Black Caucus to discuss U.S.- Haiti relations.

The Wharton Club of DC at the Embassy

On Friday, October 18, 2013, His Excellency Ambassador Paul Altidor hosted The Wharton Club of Washington, DC: A Wharton Business School Alumni Association.

Honoring the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington

Thousands of people gathered to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s 1963 “I Have a Dream” speech.

Embassy Visit

The Embassy hosted on July 2nd, a group of DC children, as part of their activity “discover the world of DC” summer camp.

Haiti’s First Couple at the 104th NAACP National Convention

Ambassador Altidor accompanied President Michel Martelly and First Lady Sophia Martelly at the 2013 NAACP Convention in Orlando, Florida.

Ambassador Altidor received the Max Pulgar-Vidal award

Ambassador Altidor received the Max Pulgar-Vidal award at the Roots of Development 5th annual fundraiser Carnival in Washington DC.

Haitian Food Featured at the World Bank

Chef Stephan Durand & Pastry Chef Valery Abraham, both came in from Port-au-Prince, to prepare dishes for the World Bank’s executive and main dining rooms.

Flag Day Conference

Author and historian Marcel Bonaparte Auguste led a lively discussion in the Haitian flag.

Flag Day Children’s Event

Haitian Creole lessons, dancers and face painting highlighted the children’s Flag Day activities at the Embassy.

Guests at Flag Day Food Tasting

Embassy guests enjoyed a range of Haitian appetizers, entrees and desserts while mingling with VIPs and the Haitian chefs.

Ambassador Altidor Greets Taste of Haiti Guests

Ambassador Altidor personally greeted guests visiting the Embassy for its Flag Day food tasting featuring authentic Haitian cuisine.

The Embassy of Haiti Decorated for Flag Day Festivities

The Embassy was adorned with tropical flowers and fruits along with art on loan from prominent Haitian art collectors, Fritz & Gladys Racine.

Nearly 5,000 Celebrated Haitian Culture at Passport DC

The Embassy of Haiti shared its music, food, coffee and rum punch, while people took photos of traditional vodou tapestries. 

Prime Minister Lamothe's April 2013 Visit

Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe visited Boston, Washington, DC and New York during his U.S. trip.  Amb. Paul G. Altidor accompanied the Prime Minister.

Ambassador Altidor Speaks at MIT Development Conference

The Ambassador joins international development experts to discuss opportunities, challenges and solutions at May conference.

Ambassador Altidor Speaks at Howard University

Students from the Howard University School of Business discussed entrepreneurship and Haiti’s transformation with Ambassador Paul G. Altidor.

Franketienne led Francreolophonie Conference

A full house gathered April 5 at the Embassy to discuss the complex dynamic between French and Creole in Haiti. 

Franketienne’s Play in Francophonie 2013 Festival

The Embassy co-sponsored the play “Delirium of the Fallen Predator” at La Maison Francaise April 3, 2013

Exhibit of Haitian and Dominican Art

More than 400 people attended the opening reception for: On Common Ground:  Dominican Republic + Haiti, Wednesday, Feb. 13 at the Art Museum of the Americas.

CARICOM Ambassador’s Retreat

Permanent Mission to the OAS and the Embassy hosts CARICOM Ambassador’s retreat to discuss issues facing Caribbean nations.

Minister of Education at Reception

Vanneur Pierre, Haiti’s Minister of Education, visits D.C. to build support for universal education in Haiti.

Embassy of Haiti Hosts Francophone Ambassadors

The Embassy welcomed 21 Ambassadors and 43 diplomats to the semi-annual meeting of the Francophone Ambassadors.

Pre-Inaugural Event at Ambassador’s Residence

On the eve of inauguration, Ambassador Altidor opened his official residence for an event hosted by Haitian Americans for Progress.

Screening of “Broken Stones” with Director Guetty Félin

The Embassy of Haiti welcomed director Guetty Félin to screen and discuss her documentary “Broken Stones.”

Business Diplomacy Roundtable Encourages Investment In Haiti

The roundtable was one in an ongoing series of business forums at the Embassy which encourage business to invest in Haiti. 

Jimmy Jean-Louis Screens “Toussaint L’Ouverture” at the Embassy of Haiti

Jimmy Jean-Louis discusses his starring role in the historical epic “Toussaint L’Ouverture.” 

Embassy of Haiti Honors Haitian-American Elected Officials

The Diplomatic Corps joined the Embassy of Haiti and Ambassador Paul Altidor in saluting Haitian-American elected officials.

Embassy of Haiti Honors Olympians Moise Joseph & Samyr Laine

The Embassy of Haiti honored its local Haitian Olympians Moise Joseph and Samyr Laine.

Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe’s July visit to Washington, D.C.

Prime Minister Laurent S. Lamothe visit to Washington D.C.

Ambassador Launches Business Diplomacy Roundtable Series

Ambassador Launches Business Diplomacy Roundtable Series.

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