Estimation 10,000 Haitians in the State of Parana, Brazil
The Haitian Diaspora has been growing in Brazil exponentially. According to the latest estimate, over 10,000 Haitian immigrants are now living in the region of Paraná as they are trying to have a better life for themselves and their families.
The Haitian Ambassador to Brazil, Madsen Chérubin, recently visited the Governor of the State of Paraná, Flávio Arns to see how he can help in integrating these new Haitian immigrants in the area
Paraná is one of the 26 states in Brazil. Paraná is reputable for its forest araucaria considered as one of the most important subtropical forests in the world. It is located near Paraguay and close to the largest dam in the world , the Hidroelétrica de Itaipu (Itaipu Hydroelectric Dam).