Statement by the President of the Security Council on Haiti, March 24, 2021

U.S. Embassy in Haiti, March 24, 2021 The Security Council takes note of the report from the Secretary-General of 11 February (S/2021/133) and the observations contained therein, and reaffirms its support for the efforts of the United Nations Integrated Office in Haiti (BINUH). The Security Council expresses its deep concern regarding the protracted political, constitutional, … Read more

Haiti Awaits FIFA Decision on Whether to Relocate Belize Match After Team Held Up at Gunpoint

VOA, By Sandra Lemaire, March 24, 2021 WASHINGTON – Haiti Soccer Federation officials are awaiting the decision of FIFA, the international governing body for football, on whether a Haiti-Belize World Cup qualifier will be held Thursday in Port-au-Prince. Tessier Jeanty, communications director for the Haitian Soccer Federation (Federation Haitienne de Futbol, FHF), told VOA a … Read more

Farmers denounce land grabbing in Haiti

Prensa Latina, March 20, 2021 Port-au-Prince, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) Farmers’ organizations denounced the land grabbing and looting of properties, promoted by the Government of Haiti, during a forum that closes its doors today in the central province of Hinche. The recent claim responds to the granting by presidential decree of more than 8,600 hectares … Read more