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

Location:  Around Port-au-Prince Events:  Reports of gun-shots and deliberately-set fires on Delmas 30. Please remain vigilant as there is the potential for violence to spread into other areas. 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 ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

The Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Haiti is pleased to announce the continued expansion of U.S. citizen services by appointment.  U.S. citizens seeking U.S. passports, Consular Reports of Birth Abroad, or notarial services, can go directly to our webpage to  https://evisaforms.state.gov/acs/  to schedule appointments.  U.S. citizens applying for a Consular Report of Birth Abroad, ...
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USAID Helps Deliver Financial Services to Micro-Business Owners in Rural Locations across Haiti’s North and Artibonite Departments

Port-au-Prince] – The U.S. government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is helping bring savings and loan services to the Haitian people in some of the country’s most remote regions.  With USAID’s support, the Accessible Finance Project worked with Le Levier, a national credit union network serving over 850,000 members, to develop the ...
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Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti (October 17, 2020) Location:  Port-au-Prince Events:  Reports have been received that some groups are calling for protests in Port-au-Prince on Saturday, October 17. 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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Ambassador Robert Lighthizer Issues Statement Concerning the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act

10/13/2020 Washington, D.C. – Ambassador Robert Lighthizer issued the following statement today concerning the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act: “President Trump’s October 10 action to reauthorize certain provisions of the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act (CBERA) will help to preserve well-paying jobs in the U.S. textile industry while also strengthening our trade ties with Caribbean ...
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