Haiti-DR Private Sector Meeting on Border Security & Control

On December 16, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs Cynthia Kierscht convened a meeting in Miami with Ambassador to Haiti Michele Sison, Ambassador to the Dominican Republic Robin Bernstein, and representatives of private sector associations from Haiti and the Dominican Republic to discuss the elements necessary to produce a business enabling environment ... Read More»

Haitian YLAI Fellowship Alumni to Participate in the YLAI-EEE

Three Haitian YLAI Fellowship Alumni to participate in the YLAI ENTREPRENEURSHIP ECOSYSTEMS EVERYWHERE INITIATIVE in Jamaica   Three Haitian YLAI Alumni, Ms. Marie Altagrace Michele Maignan, founder of Belle Créole, Makendy Smith co-founder, CEO, and Creative Director of MAK PA NOU CREATION, and Miguelito Jerome, CEO, and founder of 500Gourdes.com, will attend the YLAI Entrepreneurship Ecosystems Everywhere (EEE) Initiative in Montego ... Read More»

Opening of FY 2019 Youth Ambassador Application

We are proud to announce the opening of application season for the FY2019 Youth Ambassadors program (YAP). YAP brings together motivated second and third year high school students between 15 and 18 years of age and adult mentors committed to public service and improving community. The thirteen (13) selected students will engage in workshops, community service activities, team building ... Read More»

AEIF2019 opens Today!

#AEIF2019 opens on February 1!   Are you a State Department international exchange alumni? Have an idea to serve your community? The Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF) will support your idea. Exchange alumni may apply for up to $25,000 to support their #AEIF public service projects under one of five themes: fostering economic prosperity; building civic participation, ... Read More»
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