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Ambassador Welcomed Haitian Americans for Progress to His Residence for a Pre-Inaugural Event

  On the eve of inauguration, Ambassador Altidor opened his official residence for an event hosted by Haitian Americans for Progress. More than 100 people attended the event, including Haitian-American elected officials, members of U.S. President Obama’s campaign staff, visitors from around the country and guests from Haiti. It was the first official event at…

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Ambassador Paul Altidor Represents Government of Haiti at Inauguration of U.S. President Obama

  WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 21, 2013)—As U.S. President Barack Obama took the oath of office for his second term, Haiti’s Ambassador to the United States, Paul G. Altidor, served as the Government of Haiti’s only official representative in attendance. “It is an honor to represent the Republic of Haiti, Haiti’s President Michel Martelly and the…

On the Occasion of the Third Anniversary of the Earthquake in Haiti, a Message from Ambassador of the Republic of Haiti to the United States, Paul G. Altidor

  I would like to take a moment to share with you my thoughts about a day I know is difficult for many of us. Each one of us in the Diaspora felt the magnitude of the earthquake. We remember our sense of anguish. In less than a minute, lives of brothers, sisters, friends, colleagues…

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Video, Photos and Written Remarks: Ambassador Altidor at The Wilson Center Commemorating the Third Anniversary of the Earthquake in Haiti

  Ambassador Paul G. Altidor spoke at The Wilson Center January 10, 2013, at an event commemorating the third anniversary of the earthquake in Haiti. The event, “Recovery, Reconstruction and Renewal: What it Takes to Build Back Better in Haiti, was co-hosted by the comparative urban studies project and the Latin American Program of The…

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Investors Networked and Heard from Haiti Business Leaders at Roundtable

  When dessert arrived at the Ambassador’s Business Roundtable luncheon, the crowd was pleasantly surprised to learn the source of the chocolate in the rich ice cream. A Baltimore company imported the chocolate from Haiti. The roundtable, which focused on “Doing Business in Haiti: Rules, Regulations and Realities,” highlighted a success story by featuring the…