Immigration

Haiti - 21 people die while trying to leave Haiti on a boat

The Haitian boat people phenomenon has claimed 21 lives this week... 50 Haitians got on a boat in Borgne, Northern Haiti, hoping to get to Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands. The wooden boat capsized, 21 people died and 17 others are missing...

Haiti Immigration News - DHS To Implement Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program

Great news for Haitians waiting to bring family to the United States... Starting in 2015 The Department of Homeland Security will reduce the time it takes for Haitians who are already approved for a Green Card to join family members in the United States and become legal permanent residents...

Temporary Protected Status Re-registration Period Extended for Haitian Nationals

Some good news for Haitians with TPS in the USA... The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is extending the re-registration deadline from May 2, 2014 to July 22, 2014 for Haitian nationals who have already been granted Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and seek to maintain that status for an additional 18 months.

Haiti Immigration - Interruption in the production of Haitian Passports

If you need a Haitian passport done between 21-25 Apr 2014 you are out of luck... There has been an interruption in Haitian passport production because Haiti's Department of Immigration and Emigration (DIE) is in the process of upgrading and modernizing their system in order to meet international standards...

New Haiti program to register Haitian immigrants liging in Foreign Countries

Haiti is launching a new program to register Haitian immigrants who live without documentation in the Dominican Republic, Turks and Caicos Island, and "other countries where Haitian immigrants live..."

Nan zafe Depotation Haitien nan Neyba, St Domeng bay yon lot shif ak yon lot istwa

Direktion general imigrasyon nan Sen Domeng (DGM) fè konnen ke yon pat depote pyes Haitien aprè sa kite pase nan Neyba-a.... Dapre otorite yo, 172 Haitiens te mande èd yo pou yo te retounen nan peyi yo, Haiti, volontairement...

What came out of the Haiti-Dominican Immigration meeting in Venezuela?

As you are probably aware, officials from Haiti and the Dominican Republic met in Venezuela for talks regarding the Sept. 23 ruling by the Dominican Republic's Constitutional Court to strip Domincans of Haitian decent off their citizenship... So what came out of that meeting? Here's what I know...

How to apply for a Haitian passport for the first time in Haiti

Let me ask you a question: How simple (or complex) is it for an average Haitian citizen living in Haiti to apply for a Haitian Passport for the first time? What exactly do you need? How much does it cost? Some people seem to think it is not that simple... Is it???

Online Petition to CARICOM against Haitian-Dominican denationalization in DR

There is an online petition to CARICOM Secretary-General Irwin LaRocque about the ruling to deny citizenship to thousands of children, women and men of Haitian origin in the Dominican Republic by Concerned Caribbean Citizens

Haitian Life In Brasil - How is it? Do you know?

Do you know any Haitians living Brasil? Are you Haitian Living in Brazil? How is it over there? --- Many people have been asking me if I know how it is for the Haitians Diaspora in Brazil. I know in life there is always good news and bad news. What do you now about life for Haitians in Brazil? Good... Bad... Tell us...