Releases Pertaining to Haiti


2017
01/03/17 Haiti Provisional Electoral Council Publishes Final Presidential Election Results;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC

2016
11/22/16 Haiti Reset 2017;  Special Coordinator for Haiti and Deputy Assistant Secretary Kenneth H. Merten; Coral Gables, FL
11/21/16 Toward a Return to Constitutional Rule in Haiti;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
10/05/16 U.S. Government Actions and Assistance for Countries Affected by Hurricane Matthew;  Special Coordinator for Haiti and Deputy Assistant Secretary Kenneth H. Merten; Via Teleconference
09/30/16 Haiti's Diaspora Goes to Washington: Leveraging the Diaspora's Political & Economic Power for the Good of the Homeland;  Special Coordinator for Haiti and Deputy Assistant Secretary Kenneth H. Merten; Howard University; Washington, DC
07/21/16 Haiti Special Coordinator Merten Travel to Haiti; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/16/16 Haiti Elections: Completion of the 2015 Electoral Cycle;  Special Coordinator for Haiti and Deputy Assistant Secretary Kenneth H. Merten; Washington, DC
06/16/16 Interview with Department of State Press Contacts: Haitian Elections: Completion of 2015 Electoral Process;  Special Coordinator for Haiti and Deputy Assistant Secretary Kenneth H. Merten; Via Teleconference
06/14/16 Diaspora Integration and Investment in Private Sector Development;  Special Coordinator and Deputy Assistant Secretary for Haiti and Deputy Assistant Secretary Kenneth H. Merten; Marvin Conference Center at George Washington University; Washington, DC
04/28/16 Special Coordinator Merten Travel to Haiti; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/29/16 Haiti Provisional Electoral Council Re-Established;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/25/16 Haiti Special Coordinator Kenneth Merten's Travel to Canada; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/25/16 U.S.-Canadian Cooperation on Advancing Democracy in Haiti;  Special Coordinator for Haiti Kenneth H. Merten; Washington, DC
02/17/16 Haiti's Roadmap Towards Completion of the Electoral Cycle;  Special Coordinator for Haiti Kenneth H. Merten; via Teleconference
02/15/16 U.S. Response to the Drought in Haiti; Washington, DC
02/07/16 Agreement on a Way Forward for Governance and Elections in Haiti;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
01/24/16 Elections in Haiti;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
01/07/16 Electoral Process in Haiti;  Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
01/06/16 Counselor Thomas Shannon Travel to Haiti; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/01/16 Haiti's Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC

2015
11/14/15 Remarks by Haiti Special Coordinator Kenneth Merten - Elevating Haiti and Its Diaspora;  Special Coordinator for Haiti Kenneth H. Merten; National Alliance for the Advancement of Haitian Professionals; Miami, FL
11/16/15 Remarks by Haiti Special Coordinator Kenneth Merten - Haiti Elections, the View from Washington;  Special Coordinator for Haiti Kenneth H. Merten; Haitian Americans for Progress w/ moderator Dr. Cassandra Theramene; via Teleconference
10/06/15 Joint Press Availability With Haitian President Michel Martelly;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Port au Prince, Haiti
10/05/15 Background Briefing: Previewing Secretary Kerry's Trip to Haiti; Via Teleconference
10/01/15 Secretary Kerry Travel to Valparaíso, Chile and Port-au-Prince, Haiti;  Department Spokesperson John Kirby; Washington, DC
07/17/15 Policy Planning Director McKean Travel to Haiti; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/27/15 Visit of Counselor Thomas A. Shannon and Special Coordinator for Haiti Thomas C. Adams to the Dominican Republic and Haiti; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/17/15 Condolences Following Accident at Haiti Carnival Celebrations;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
01/09/15 Marking Five Years Since the 2010 Earthquake in Haiti;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
01/01/15 Haiti's Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC

2014
02/05/14 Remarks With Haitian President Martelly Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
02/03/14 Special Advisor for Children's Issues Travels to Haiti; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/01/14 Haiti's Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC

2013
04/02/13 Haitian National Police To Train at Miami-Dade Police Department; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/23/13  Report to Congress: Assessment of the U.S. Government Haiti Rebuilding and Development Strategy
01/11/13 Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor Michael Posner Travels to Haiti; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/11/13  U.S. Government Investments in Haiti's Rebuilding and Renewal

2012
12/01/12  Bridging the Gaps While Partnering With AMHE for a Better Community
11/23/12 Ambassador Melanne S. Verveer Travels to Haiti; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/22/12 Background Briefing on Secretary Clinton's Visit to Cap Haitien; En Route Caracol, Haiti
10/22/12 Remarks at the Caracol Industrial Park Opening Ceremony;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Caracol, Haiti
10/22/12 Remarks to Investors Luncheon;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Sae-A Administration Building; Caracol, Haiti
10/19/12 Secretary Clinton To Travel to Haiti; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/18/12 U.S. Department of State Welcomes Haitian Performer BélO to the United States, Brings Cultural Diplomacy to Main Street America; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/15/12 U.S. Department of State Welcomes Haitian Performers Compagnie de Danse Jean-René Delsoin to the United States, Bringing Cultural Diplomacy to Main Street America; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/26/12 Senior State Department Official Previewing the Haiti Partners Ministerial; New York , NY
09/18/12 U.S. Department of State Welcomes Haitian Performers Ti-Coca & Wanga-Neges; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/13/12 Fulbright Public Policy Fellowship Launched to Tackle Global Public Policy Challenges; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/03/12 U.S. Department of State Welcomes Youth Ambassadors from Haiti; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/24/12 Remarks With Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
07/23/12 A New Day in Haiti; U.S. Ambassador to Haiti Kenneth H. Merten; Op-Ed in Miami Herald; Miami, FL
05/21/12 U.S. Department of State Launches Center Stage(SM) Bringing Cultural Diplomacy to Main Street America; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/14/12 U.S. Department of State Announces International Exchange to Connect Women Entrepreneurs in the Americas; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/08/12 Remarks Haitian Prime Minister Garry Conille Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
Haiti Special Coordinator: 2012 Fact Sheets

2011
10/07/11 Agreement Extended between the Department of State and New York Police Department; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/18/11 Preview of the Haiti Ministerial Meeting and the Panel Discussion on Women and Agriculture: Improving Global Food Security; Waldorf-Astoria; New York City
09/15/11 Presidential Determination for Major Drug Producing and Transit Countries; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/30/11 Remarks on TechCamp Vilnius;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Radisson Hotel Lietuva; Vilnius, Lithuania
06/21/11 Special Advisor for Children's Issues Ambassador Susan Jacobs Travels to Haiti to Discuss Intercountry Adoption; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/08/11 U.S. Department of State and the National Basketball Association Announce NBA Star Samuel Dalembert and WNBA All-Star Nykesha Sales' Travel to Haiti; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/06/11 Remarks With Jamaican Prime Minister Bruce Golding Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
05/11/11 Remarks at the 41st Washington Conference on the Americas;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Loy Henderson Auditorium; Washington, DC Also available in Spanish
04/22/11  Statement of the United States on the Final Results of the Second Round of the Elections in Haiti
04/20/11  Photo: Secretary Clinton With Haitian President-Elect Michel Martelly
04/20/11 Remarks With Haitian President-elect Michel Martelly After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
04/20/11  Secretary Clinton Hosts a Working Luncheon With Haiti President-Elect Michel Martelly
02/03/11  Ambassador Merten's Briefing on Haiti
01/30/11 Interview With Gerin Alexandre of Caraibes FM;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ambassador's Residence; Port-au-Prince, Haiti
01/30/11 Interview With Rothchild Francois Jr. of RFM;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ambassador's Residence; Port-au-Prince, Haiti
01/30/11 Interview With Wendell Theodore of Radio Metropole;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ambassador's Residence; Port-au-Prince, Haiti
01/30/11 Secretary Clinton Meets with Embassy Staff;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Toussaint Louverture International Airport; Port-au-Prince, Haiti
01/30/11 Secretary Clinton Visit to Partners in Health Cholera Treatment Center;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Port-au-Prince, Haiti
01/28/11 Secretary Clinton Travel to Haiti;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
01/11/11 One Year Commemoration of Haiti's Earthquake;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/10/11 Conversations With America: Haiti in 2011--The Way Forward;  Special Coordinator for Haiti Thomas C. Adams; Washington, DC
01/10/11 Planning for Haiti's Current and Future Infrastructure Needs;  Special Coordinator for Haiti Thomas C. Adams; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
01/07/11 Conversations with America - Haiti in 2011: The Way Forward; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC

2010
Collected Releases
12/30/10 Republic of Haiti's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
12/08/10  Daily Press Briefing - December 8, 2010
11/23/10 Status of Haiti's Upcoming Elections; U.S. Ambassador to Haiti Kenneth H. Merten; Via Digital Videoconference; Washington, DC
11/22/10 Special Briefing on the Status of the Upcoming Haiti Elections by Ambassador Kenneth Merten; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
09/30/10 Secretary Clinton Designates Special Coordinator for Haiti; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
09/23/10 Remarks at the UN Security Council Summit on Peacekeeping;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; United Nations; New York City
09/20/10 Remarks at the Signing of Two Memoranda of Understanding Regarding Haiti Recovery Projects;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; New York City
09/20/10 Remarks to the Press;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; New York City
07/23/10 U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Celebrates 10th Year, Supports Projects at 12 World Heritage Sites; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
03/30/10 Global Events; Philip (P.J.) Crowley, Assistant Sec., Bureau of Public Affairs, U.S. Dept. of State; Foreign Press Center; New York, NY
03/30/10 International Donors' Conference Towards a New Future for Haiti ;  Counselor Cheryl Mills; Arturo Valenzuela, Assistant Secretary for Western Hemisphere Affairs; Esther Brimmer, Assistant Secretary for International Organization Affairs; FPC Briefing, New York City
03/30/10 International Donors' Conference Towards a New Future for Haiti; Cheryl Mills, Counselor and Chief of Staff to Secretary Clinton; Foreign Press Center; New York, NY
02/12/10 Haiti Earthquake Relief - One Month Later; Washington, DC
02/12/10 One Month Later, Haiti's Humanitarian Crisis Remains; Huffington Post Op-Ed by USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah; Washington, DC
02/12/10 Situation in Haiti; U.S. Ambassador to Haiti Kenneth H. Merten; On-the-Record Briefing; Washington, DC
02/10/10 Relief Efforts in Haiti; Press Briefing by Amb. Lucke and General Keen; U.S. Embassy, Port-au-Prince, Haiti
01/28/10 Anti-Trafficking Efforts in Haiti;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
01/26/10 Statement on State Department Family Members Killed in Earthquake;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/25/10 On-the-Record Briefing En Route Montreal, Canada;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Montreal, Canada
01/22/10 Signing of Memorandum of Understanding for Police Training with NYPD; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
01/20/10 Update on Developments in Haiti;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
01/18/10 On-The Record Briefing on Consular Services Being Provided to American Citizens in Haiti and in the United States; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
01/18/10 U.S. Government Response to the Haiti Earthquake; Washington, DC
01/18/10  United States Government Haiti Earthquake Disaster Response Update
01/17/10 Interview With Greta van Susteren of Fox News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Port-au-Prince, Haiti
01/17/10 Interview With Jeff Glor of CBS;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Port-au-Prince, Haiti
01/17/10 Interview With Kate Snow of ABC's Good Morning America;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Port-au-Prince, Haiti
01/17/10 Interview With Sanjay Gupta of CNN;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Port-au-Prince, Haiti
01/17/10 Joint Communique of the Governments of the United States and Haiti; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
01/17/10 Press Briefing by Conference Call on Relief Efforts in Haiti; Washington, DC
01/17/10 United States Government Haiti Earthquake Disaster Response Update; Washington, DC
01/16/10 Interview With Andrea Mitchell of NBC;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Port-au-Prince, Haiti
01/16/10 On-the-Record Briefing En Route Port-au-Prince, Haiti;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Port-au-Prince, Haiti
01/16/10 Remarks to the Press, Port-au-Prince, Haiti;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Port-au-Prince, Haiti
01/15/10 On-The-Record Briefing: Remarks to the Press By Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs P.J. Crowley;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
01/15/10 The Passing of Victoria DeLong;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/14/10 Briefing On the Situation in Haiti;  Counselor Cheryl Mills; Washington, DC
01/14/10  Daily Press Briefing - January 14
01/14/10 Interview With George Stephanopoulos of ABC's Good Morning America;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/14/10 Interview With Harry Smith and Maggie Rodriguez of CBS' Early Show;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/14/10 Interview With John Roberts of CNN's American Morning;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/14/10 Interview With Meredith Vieira of NBC's Today Show;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/14/10 Remarks to the Press;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
01/13/10 Briefing on the Situation in Haiti;  Counselor Cheryl Mills; Washington, DC
01/13/10  Daily Press Briefing - January 13
01/13/10 Haiti: Situation Brief and Relief Efforts; Roberta Jacobson, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
01/13/10 Press Availability on the Situation in Haiti;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; PACOM Headquarters; Honolulu, Hawaii
01/13/10 Remarks on The Situation in Haiti;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Honolulu, Hawaii
01/13/10 Remarks to the Press on the Earthquake in Haiti;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
01/12/10 Remarks on the Earthquake in Haiti;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Honolulu, Hawaii
Key Findings of Workshop on Rebuilding for Resilience: How Science and Engineering Can Inform Haiti's Reconstruction

2009
09/15/09 Presidential Determination for Major Drug-Transit and Major Illicit Drug-Producing Countries;  Department Spokesman Ian Kelly; Washington, DC
04/16/09 Remarks With Haitian President Rene Preval;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Port-au-Prince, Haiti
04/16/09 Remarks at Interamerican Woven Garment Factory;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Port-au-Prince, Haiti
04/15/09 Remarks With Haitian Prime Minister Michele Duvivier Pierre-Louis After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
04/14/09 Secretary Clinton's Remarks at the Haiti Donors Conference;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Inter-American Development Bank; Washington, DC
04/13/09 Secretary Clinton Travel to Haiti, the Dominican Republic, and Trinidad and Tobago; Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
04/13/09 Secretary Clinton to Address Haiti Donors' Conference ; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/05/09 Secretary Clinton's Remarks With Haitian President René Préval;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC