Haiti Country Committee Chair

  • rsvped for General Assembly & Debate Viewing 2019-05-26 21:13:07 -0400

    General Assembly & Debate Viewing

    Please mark you calendars for June 26 and 27th when we will be watching the debatesbetween 20 democratic candidates at Café 36.  We are also taking the occasion of the 26th to hold our Annual General Assembly starting at 7:30pm, just before the first debate. This will be a quick meeting to talk about the Global Meeting the Vice Chair, Gerald McElroy, and I just attended in DC and the plans to get ready for 2020.  All members are welcome!  During this meeting we will also electing for ALL executive committee members (Chair, Executive Vice Chair, Secretary, Treasurer and two Members-at-Large) and encourage all members to consider running for an office to be part of this historic 2020 election in an active leadership role!

    We are now accepting nominations for all positions using this google form:  https://forms.gle/58J97StvdVDGuB3P8.  The nominations for the ballot will close June 10th but nominations will also be accepted during the meeting on June 26th.

    All members are eligible to nominate themselves or another member.  If you are nominated by someone else, you will be asked if you accept the nomination.  To learn more about the responsibilities of each position, please click here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1w7DT4Ox1ayWqp_FtkcKqOjGzjDhScX55zZObF96WGRI/edit?usp=sharing

    If you are unable to attend the meeting in person, you can provide your proxy to another member who will be in attendance (each member can only hold up to 2 proxy votes).  More information about proxies will be provided closer to the election.

    Please come – learn more about Democrats Abroad - and meet some awesome people and enjoy the debates as we officially kick off the 2020 election season!

    Hope to see you there!

    WHEN
    June 26, 2019 at 7:30pm
    WHERE
    Cafe 36
    36 Rue Clerveaux
    Petionville, Ouest
    Haiti
    Google map and directions
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  • published DA Haiti Movie Night - A Bold Peace in News 2019-04-21 09:07:12 -0400

    DA Haiti Movie Night - A Bold Peace

    Despite limited movement and gas in Haiti a small group of us met on April 8th for an inspiring look at Costa Rica's daring and innovative approach to social democracy and peace through the elimination of their military, investment in healthcare and education and active engagement in international law.    The move "A Bold Peace" gave great insight of the history of demilitarization and the challenges throughout...and ahead.  If you are interested in borrowing this film to see it for yourself, just let us know (democratsabroadhaiti@gmail.com).


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  • 2019 Kick-off - Executive Committee & Member Meeting

    The Executive Committee and several members met for the first Executive Committee meeting of 2019 on Jan. 29th.  The objective was to make a plan to engage our current membership (which has grown from 50 to 100 over the last year), attract new members and to keep everyone engaged through a series of social and informative events.

    We would like to see how we can engage some speakers to talk to us about immigration issues, PetroCaribe, and Haitian US veterans.  We also plan to have a series of movie nights featuring films like A Bold Peace, Hidden Figures, RBG, A Day without Mexicans, etc.

    We are also continuing our book club with The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World by Jeff Goodell.  

    If you have ideas or comments please feel free to contact us at democratsabroadhaiti@gmail.com.

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  • published DA Haiti is now an official DA Country Committee! in News 2018-05-26 00:02:59 -0400

    DA Haiti is now an official DA Country Committee!

    By unanimous vote on May 25th at the Democrats Abroad Global Meeting, DA Haiti was welcomed as a full voting member of Democrats Abroad.  We look forward to being part of this progressive organization giving voice to Americans living abroad.  Here in Haiti we plan to grow our member community and get out the vote!

     

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  • DA Haiti Hosts Solidarity Event for March for Our Lives

    Solidarity matters!  On Saturday, March 24th DA Members and friends gathered for social media posts to support the student-led March for Our Lives Movement to demand the safety of our children and action from our representatives for gun control.  We also watched a film, Making a Killing: Guns, Greed and the NRA, to raise our awareness on the issue.  Please see some pictures below from the event plus coverage by Democrats Abroad and the New York Times. 

    Press:

    New York Times: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/03/24/us/photos-march-for-lives.html

    Democrats Abroad: http://www.democratsabroad.org/march_for_our_lives_enough_is_enough_virtual_march


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