Sanctions Profile: Haiti

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The EU maintains limited sanctions on Haiti, under Common Position 94/315/CFSP and Council Regulation (EC) No 1264/1994.

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The sanctions prohibit the satisfaction of any claims by Haitian authorities against people and entities in connection with contracts or transactions, the performance of which has been affected by the trade embargo on Haiti imposed by the UN between 1993 and 1995, and implemented by the EU. There are currently no UN sanctions on Haiti, the previous sanctions having been lifted by UN Security Council Resolution 944 and UN Security Council Resolution 948.

Summary of Current EU Sanctions:

General

  • Prohibition on the satisfaction of certain claims by Haitian authorities in connection with contracts or transactions, the performance of which has been affected by the trade embargo on Haiti imposed by the UN between 1993 and 1995, and implemented by the EU.

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Current Sanctions

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Parent Regulation

Council Regulation (EC) No 1264/1994

Common Position

Common Position 94/315/CFSP

Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Act 2018

Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Act 2018 (Commencement No 1) Regulations 2018

Sanctions Review Procedure (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

Sanctions (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019