Caribbean-American Heritage Month Briefing and Celebration at the White House

Caribbean-American Heritage Month Briefing and Celebration at the White House On Wednesday, June 22, 2016, the Embassy of the Republic of Haiti was honored to be a part of the National Caribbean-American Heritage Month Celebration at the White House. This event highlighted the many important contributions of Caribbean-Americans to the United States. Inspiring panel discussions…

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Caribbean-American Heritage Month Celebration at the White House

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 21. 2016   Washington, D.C. – The Embassy of Haiti is pleased to announce that on June 22, 2016, the White House will host a National Caribbean-American Heritage Month Celebration, and the event will feature the people, arts, music and gastronomy of Haiti.   This celebration at the White House will…

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A Culinary Vacation to Haiti at the Embassy Chef Challenge

The Embassy of Haiti and Haitian Chef Stephan Berrouet Durand brought Haiti’s gastronomy to Washington D.C. at the 8th annual Embassy Chef Challenge. The event was held at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center on May, 25, 2016. For only one night, 18 embassies gathered in one room using food as an instrument…

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Special Invitation From Ambassador Altidor

Dear Friends of the Embassy of Haiti, I’m pleased to inform you that Haiti is participating in this year’s annual Embassy Chef Challenge. We are one of the many countries who will take part in this culinary challenge. Renowned Haitian Chef Stephan Durand will be competing on behalf of Haiti at this prestigious event. I…

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Haiti draws thousands of visitors at Passport DC Around the World Embassy Tour

On Saturday, May 7, 2016, Ambassador Paul Altidor, Embassy officials and volunteers welcomed thousands of visitors to “Haiti, Soul of the Caribbean – Kanaval” during the annual cultural event “Passport D. C. Around the World Embassy Tour”. The Embassy displayed several touristic and cultural key check-in points to increase public awareness about Haiti as a…

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January 12, 2010, Remembrance Day Observation

On January 12, 2010, the Republic of Haiti was struck by a 7.0 magnitude earthquake. This disaster claimed several hundred thousand lives and displaced many more. While Haiti continues to rebuild, we must never forget those who perished. In commemoration of the 6th anniversary of the earthquake, the Embassy of Haiti in Washington, DC will…

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10th Annual DC Haitian Ladies Brunch

On Sunday, December 6, 2015, Ambassador Paul Altidor hosted the 10th annual Haitian Ladies Brunch at the Embassy. What started off as a small gathering of a few friends is now a memorable occasion of friendship and fellowship among hundreds of Haitian and Haitian-American women in the area.

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