CBTPA Signed into Law

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  CONTACT: pr.washington@diplomatie.ht  (202) 332 – 4090 CBTPA is Signed into Law by President Trump Strengthening Trade Relations Between the U.S. and the Caribbean Washington, D.C. (October 13, 2020) – President Donald Trump has signed H.R. 991 into law. Introduced on February 6, 2019 and sponsored by Representatives Brad Wenstrup (R-OH) and Terri Sewell (D-AL),…

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Haiti Assumes Leadership of the CBTPA Renewal for The Caribbean Region

Haiti Assumes Leadership of the CBTPA Renewal for The Caribbean Region, Promoting Free Trade in the Americas   The Government of Haiti leads the advocacy for the 10-year renewal of the Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBTPA), for the first time in history, reiterating the legislation’s significance in promoting free trade in the Americas, strengthening…

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Ambassador of Haiti Urges Congress to Renew CBTPA

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: amb.washington@diplomatie.ht (202) 332 – 4090   Ambassador of Haiti Urges Congress to Renew CBTPA During Virtual Hearing on Thursday September 10 Ahead of its Expiration Washington, D.C. (September 10, 2020) — Ambassador Hervé Denis testified before the House Subcommittee on Trade of the Ways and Means Committee chaired by Congressman…

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Recap: Official Visit of the Haitian Foreign Minister

Official Visit of His Excellency Dr. Claude Joseph Foreign Minister of the Republic of Haiti Recap The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a halt in many aspects of public diplomacy, causing world leaders to suspend in-person gatherings. However, Haiti made the decision to continue strengthening its bilateral and multilateral ties, as the government gets ready…

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Requiescat in Pace Dr. Marie-Marcelle Racine

Requiescat in Pace Dr. Marie-Marcelle Racine (1934 – 2020) Death is inevitable but the lives we touch and the impact we leave behind is everlasting. On July 23, 2020, the Haitian community lost a mother, educator, author, connector, an advocate for culture, women’s rights, education and social justice in the U.S., Latin America and Haiti.…

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Note à la Communauté

Note à la Communauté L’Ambassade d’Haïti aux États-Unis d’Amérique a appris avec infiniment de peine la nouvelle du décès de Madame Bernadette Jeudi suite à une maladie courageusement supportée. Madame Jeudi, membre de la communauté haïtienne de New York, avait présenté à la Mission son livre intitulé Tested Innocence le 9 novembre dernier. L’on se…

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The Heroes of Independence Sculpture Contest

  The Embassy of Haiti in the United States of America is pleased to announce the launch of a contest entitled: “Sculpture Contest of the Heroes of Independence”. This competition aims to promote Haitian culture through its history and to acquire seven (7) sculptures of the Heroes and Heroines, founders of the Republic for a…

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Note aux Compatriotes Haïtiens – Note to Haitian Nationals – Nòt pou Konpatriyòt Ayisyen nou yo

Note aux Compatriotes haïtiens L’Ambassade d’Haïti aux États-Unis d’Amérique présente ses compliments aux membres de la communauté et renouvelle l’assurance de son engagement à travailler inlassablement pour apporter support moral et réconfort en cette période éprouvante et sans précédent. Elle souhaite également présenter ses condoléances aux familles éplorées par le décès de leurs êtres chers…

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Press Release – Coronavirus Economic Relief Package

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 14, 2020   Contact: Embassy of the Republic of Haiti E-mail: amb.washington@diplomatie.ht Contact: (202) 332-4090 CORONAVIRUS ECONOMIC STIMULUS PACKAGE The Embassy of the Republic of Haiti in Washington DC has the honor to remind the public in general, and the Haitian-American population in particular that, in response to the…

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