19 October 2021
10 am NY / Port-au-Prince, 4 pm Brussels.
The assassination in July of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse, perpetrated with no apparent resistance from his elite security detail, and a bout of natural disasters weeks later have further destabilised an already fragile Haiti and intensified its humanitarian crisis at a time of extreme insecurity.
This roundtable will examine the causes of violence and instability in Haiti and will explore the ways in which Haitians, with the support of the international community, can take actions to overcome the current crisis.
Welcome remarks by Ivan Briscoe, Program Director for Latin America and the Caribbean, International Crisis Group.
William O’Neil, lawyer specializing in humanitarian, human rights and refugee law.
Monique Clesca, member of the Haiti Think Tank
Leslie Voltaire, member of the Comite du Suivi of the Montana Accord
Jacqueline Charles, Caribbean Correspondent of the Miami Herald.
With comments by Ashish Pradhan, Senior UN Analyst, International Crisis Group.
Moderated by Renata Segura, Deputy Program Director Latin America and the Caribbean, International Crisis Group
To join, please register here.
There will be simultaneous translation in English and French.
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