Haiti Special Coordinator Merten Travel to Haiti

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
July 21, 2016


Haiti Special Coordinator Kenneth Merten travels to Haiti, July 21, to further U.S. Government support for credible and fair elections in Haiti and to discuss the urgent need for elected representatives at all levels of government. Haiti Special Coordinator Merten will meet with members of the Provisional Electoral Council and other stakeholders key to a return of constitutional order in Haiti.

The United States is committed to Haiti’s long-term democratic development and to retaining its vital humanitarian and development programs that help the Haitian people improve their lives.

For further information, please contact the Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs Press Office at WHA-PRESS@state.gov.