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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Location: Ministry of Education in Nazon Events: There are reports of protest activity, burning tires, and the deployment of tear gas near the Ministry of Education in Nazon. Actions to take: Avoid the area; Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings of people; Do not attempt to drive through roadblocks; and If you encounter a roadblock, ...
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USAID Improves Haitian Farmers’ Livelihoods and the Health of Their Livestock in Northern Haiti to Protect Natural Resources

[Port-au-Prince] – Gary is a farmer residing in Terrier Rouge, Haiti, and last year he had a lot of problems finding food for his cows, as well as his other livestock.  Because of the 2019 drought, thousands of farmers lost their crops, and over 3,000 heads of cattle died from a lack of food and ...
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U.S. Embassy Statement on Increase in Gang Violence

The United States is deeply concerned by the loss of life in marginalized communities as a result of gang-related violence.  We note that armed gangs systematically violate the human rights of residents of communities such as Cité Soleil, La Saline, Bel Air, Martissant, and Village de Dieu. The United States urges the Haitian government to ...
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Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

(August 1, 2020) Location:  Carrefour Fleuriot and Carrefour Marassa Events:  Reports of roadblocks between Carrefour Fleuriot and Carrefour Marassa. Actions to take: Avoid the area; Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings of people; Do not attempt to drive through roadblocks; and If you encounter a roadblock, turn around and get to a safe area. Assistance: ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Location: Boulevard 15 October Events: Reports of burning tires and stone throwing on Boulevard 15 October near Carrefour and Clernine closeby routes to Stop-N-Shop. Actions to take: Avoid the area; Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings of people; Do not attempt to drive through roadblocks; and If you encounter a roadblock, turn around and get ...
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