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Nord

Nord (Haitian Creole: Nò, English: North) is one of the ten departments of Haiti. It has an area of 2,114.91 km² and a population of 1,067,177 (2015). Its capital is Cap-Haïtien.

Nippes

Nippes (Haitian Creole: Nip) is one of the ten departments of Haiti. It is the latest department, having been split from Grand’Anse Department in 2003. The capital of the department is Miragoâne.

Ouest

Ouest (English: West, Haitian Creole: Lwès) is one of the ten departments of Haiti. It is the jurisdictional seat of the national capital, the city of Port-au-Prince. It has an area of...

Grand’Anse

Grand’Anse (Haitian Creole: Grandans, English: Big Cove) is one of the ten departments of Haiti. It’s capital is Jérémie. The Grand’Anse department used to be...

Centre

Centre (Haitian Creole: Sant) is one of the ten departments (French: départements) of Haiti, located in the center of the country, along the border with the Dominican Republic. It...

Artibonite

Artibonite (Haitian Creole: Latibonit) is one of the ten departments of Haiti. With an area of 4,887 km2 it is Haiti’s largest department. Artibonite has a population of 1,727,524 in 2015. The...

Geography

Haiti, occupying the western third of the island of Hispaniola, consists of two peninsulas, separated by the Gonave Gulf. Haiti is the third largest country in the Caribbean behind Cuba and the Dominican Republic....

First Ladies

Marie-Claire Heureuse Dessalines - 1758 - 1858 Marie-Claire Félicité Bonheur, or Claire Heureuse, was Jean-Jacques Dessalines's wife. She was born in 1758 in Léogâne city....

Azéde Jean-Pierre

Azéde Jean-Pierre is an independent women's ready-to-wear design label based in New York city and founded by Haitian designer, Jean Pierre. The namesake was founded in February of 2012 & walks the line between...

Stella Jean

Stella Jean was born and works in Rome, where she also lives with her two children. In July 2011 she was distinguished as one of the winners of the prestigious “Who Is On Next?”...