Embassy of Haiti, 14 Cavendish Place, London, W1G 9DJ
The Haitian Embassy in Cavendish Place, London, held a town hall style meeting on October 22nd 2014, hosted by Charge d’Affaires Jean Robert Pillard and Counsellor Jean Joseph Leandre. Participants included young professionals and entrepreneurs from the Haitian diaspora in the United Kingdom.
The meeting aimed to inspire ideas and ways to promote Haiti as an investment and tourism destination and to facilitate UK based Haitian entrepreneurs in developing their businesses
One of the areas discussed was the collective and consolidated effort in launching a number of cultural activities that would aid in gaining the attention of Haiti in the eyes of the British Community.
The Charge d’Affaires, Jean Robert Pillard, addressed the audience with his vision of promoting the Haitian culture and heritage in the UK, followed by interactive questions and answers session during which participants exchanged theirs views and ideas. Mr. Pillard commented that this was a productive and stimulating event.