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USAID’s ATTEINDRE Project Will Help 11,000 Small Businesses in the North, Central, and South Departments Create Jobs

[Port-au-Prince] – The U.S. government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), will help 11,000 underserved businesses in the North, Central, and South departments of Haiti access the technical support, financial services, and skilled labor they need to become profitable.  To date, USAID’s ATTEINDRE project, implemented in partnership with Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA), ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Location:  Port-au-Prince Events:  Due to a recent dramatic increase in violence, kidnapping, and gang activity in the neighborhoods of Laboule 12, Martissant, Cite Soleil, Fontamara, Bas-Delmas, Toussaint Brave, and Bel Air, the U.S. Embassy will continue to restrict non-official travel of its direct-hire U.S. citizen staff from these areas.  Direct-hire U.S. citizen staff have been ...
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The United States Provides 50 Life-Saving Oxygen Concentrators to Haiti in Response to COVID-19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 8, 2021 [Port-au-Prince] – The United States government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), has donated 50 brand-new, state-of-the-art oxygen concentrators to Haiti to assist in its fight against COVID-19.  This donation is part of a broader effort to provide leading-edge oxygen equipment, technology, and assistance to reinforce the ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Location:  Port-Au-Prince, Haiti Events:There are ongoing reports of kidnappings, gang activity, and continued police operations in the Laboule 12 neighborhood (located between Petionville and Kenscoff).  The U.S. Embassy will continue to restrict non-official travel of its direct-hire U.S. citizen staff from traveling beyond Petionville on Route de Kenscoff.  Staff has been reminded to limit all ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Location: Port-au-Prince Events: There have been reports of recent kidnappings, ongoing gang activity, and continued police operations in the Laboule 12 neighborhood (located between Petionville and Kenscoff).  The US Embassy is restricting non official travel of its direct-hire US citizen staff from traveling to this area today, 28 May through Monday, 31 May.  Actions to take: ...
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