Historically, the relationship between the Haitian diaspora and the Haitian government has been filled with difficulties and suspicion. Given the country’s high political instability, the diaspora has largely refrained from employing its much-needed skills in Haiti. The Ministry of Haitians Living Abroad wants skill laborers to move back to Haiti. However, the government has passed laws against the Haitian diaspora such as the 10,000 gourdes Tax as well as the LGBT community that exists within our community. So how is the Haitian government trying to work with the Haitian diaspora?