Haiti PM Shuffles Cabinet After Ultimatum
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Haiti PM Shuffles Cabinet After Ultimatum

Port-au-Prince (AFP) – Haitian Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant, a political novice just over a year into governing the impoverished Caribbean country, has made his first cabinet shuffle…

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DHS decision to end Haitian immigrant protections questioned
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DHS decision to end Haitian immigrant protections questioned

Washington (CNN) – Newly released internal documents are raising questions about the Trump administration’s decision to end protections for tens of thousands of Haitian immigrants — and whether the…

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Haitian army general staff appointed amid tensions with the Dominican Republic
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Haitian army general staff appointed amid tensions with the Dominican Republic

Recent events show that workers and peasants face grave dangers as the ruling elite on both sides of Hispaniola resurrect figures from their violent pasts. Haitian President Jovenel…

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UN eyes transition of Haiti role from peacekeeping to development
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UN eyes transition of Haiti role from peacekeeping to development

The United Nations has already started to prepare for a post-peacekeeping presence in Haiti, a senior UN official said Tuesday, stressing there are many reasons to be optimistic…

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Caribbean Development Bank to Establish First Country Office in Haiti This Year
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Caribbean Development Bank to Establish First Country Office in Haiti This Year

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Thursday March 15, 2018 – The Barbados-based Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) will establish its first country office in the Republic of Haiti later this year. Minister…

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Haitians sue Trump administration over immigration policy
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Haitians sue Trump administration over immigration policy

(AP) – Haitian immigrants are suing President Donald Trump and Homeland Security officials, alleging racism influenced a decision to end a program allowing them to live and work…

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Caribbean Development Bank To Open Haiti Office
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Caribbean Development Bank To Open Haiti Office

At the 29th Intersessional Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community in Haiti, the country’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Antonio Rodrigue signed an…

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Haitian Designers Trump Politics At DC Fashion Week
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Haitian Designers Trump Politics At DC Fashion Week

WASHINGTON, D.C – During this year’s DC Fashion Week, the Haitian embassy showcased  Haitian-American fashion designers’ collection lines for their first “Diplomacy by Design” event. Four renowned designers…

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New military reinforcements, long-range UAVs and cameras on the border
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New military reinforcements, long-range UAVs and cameras on the border

President Danilo Medina, confirmed at the 174th anniversary of the independence of the Dominican Republic (February 27) the establishment of a new security plan on the border with…

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Haiti, U.N. Clash Over Probe Into Alleged Misuse of Petrocaribe Funds
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Haiti, U.N. Clash Over Probe Into Alleged Misuse of Petrocaribe Funds

  PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) – A diplomatic row has erupted between the Haitian government and the United Nations over comments made by a senior U.N. official cheering an investigation…

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