Advisory Note: The building housing the Apostolic Nunciature in Haiti was demolished in the January 2010 earthquake.***
THE APOSTOLIC NUNCIATURE AND THE HEAD OF MISSION, THE APOSTOLIC NUNCIO
An apostolic nunciature is an official diplomatic mission of the Holy See holding the stature of an embassy it is headed by a papal diplomatic representative holding the title of "apostolic nuncio." Currently within the Holy See's pontifical ecclesiastical foreign service ministry and diplomatic mission apostolate the apostoli nuncio is the highest ranking member of the ecclesiastical diplomatic staff.
List of Apostolic Nunciatures
(Link to Giga-Catholic Information's website)
See "Diplomatic Relations of the Holy See"
(A Link to the Wikipedia Page titled
"List of Diplomatic Missions of the Holy See")