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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Dinner Hosted by His Excellency, Mr. Paul Altidor in honor of Raoul Peck

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 2, 2017 Haitian Ambassador to the U.S., Mr. Paul Altidor Hosted Raoul Peck, Filmmaker and Director of the Oscar Nominated Critically Acclaimed Documentary “I Am Not Your Negro” EMBASSY OF HAITI IN WASHINGTON, DC – On Tuesday, January 31, 2017, prominent members of Washington’s private and public sectors gathered at…

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Happy 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 213th Anniversary of the Republic of Haiti’s Independence. The Embassy seizes the occasion to wish all members of the Haitian community a happy National Celebration.…

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Announcing 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 Ambassador Paul Altidor, the series is part of a larger Embassy strategy to promote Haiti and all it has to offer from its cuisine, art…

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The 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 from the Washington metropolitan area and beyond for a time of empowerment, fellowship, networking and traditional Haitian brunch. These women came from diverse occupational backgrounds,…

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MESSAGE FROM THE AMBASSADOR

Introducing Our Newest Culinary Class Series “Manje Lakay“ Dear Esteemed Friends, The Embassy and its staff have been hard at work developing a culinary initiative to share with the community. We are excited to provide this complimentary service and share this experience with our community of friends and supporters. Haitian gastronomy is at the core…

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