BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) – The Southern University Law Center (SULC) will hold the Haitian Diaspora Interest Group from Wednesday, Jan. 14 through 19 starting at 9 a.m. on Roosevelt Steptoe Street on the SULC campus.

The purpose of the event is to provide a platform for the political fractions and Haitian Civil Society to discuss a permanent solution for the political crisis, lay groundwork, and layout free and fair elections.

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“At the present moment, Haiti is in a state of discord; therefore, this summit presents the opportunity to reach a resolution that will bring peace to its political parties and citizens.” said John K. Pierre, chancellor of the Southern University Law Center. “We are honored to host this summit and look forward to its outcome.” 

This unity summit has been established to encourage all Haitian political factions to come up with a lasting solution to the political crisis.