Remarks by Miguel Mario Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, President of the Republic of Cuba, during the virtual opening ceremony for ECLAC’s 38th Session, at the Havana Convention Center, October 26, 2020, Year 62 of the Revolution
(Transcript: Presidency of the Republic/Translation: GI)
His Excellency Mr. Carlos Alvarado Quesada, President of the Republic of Costa Rica;
Your Excellency, Mr. António Guterres, United Nations Secretary General
istinguished Foreign Ministers and Representatives:
I would like to convey my gratitude to Chile, particularly to Santiago de Chile, for its warm welcome.
A few days ahead of the commemoration of the 165th anniversary of the birth of our National Hero Jose Martí this January 28, Cuba takes pride in being part of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC). Its foundation crystallized the message of independence and unity of the region contained in Martí’s essay entitled “Our America”.
KINGSTON, JAMAICA, September 26th, 2017.The Peace Council of Jamaica made a public statement urging all the governments from Latin America and the Caribbean to act in correspondence with the Declaration of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) to preserve the region as Zone of Peace, through the signature and ratification of the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, launched by United Nations last September 20th, 2017.
Full text of the Special Declaration 4 on Nuclear Disarmament adopted by the Community of Latin America and the Caribbean States (CELAC) during the Fifth Summit of CELAC held in the Dominican Republic, on January 25th, 2017
New Delhi, February 8, 2017. During a cordial meeting of the Minister of State for External Affairs of India, H.E. Mr. M.J. Akbar with Ambassadors accredited in India, from the member countries of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), to learn more about our continent, the Cuban Ambassador Oscar Martinez Cordoves had the opportunity to greet and sustain a friendly exchange with the Minister, in the atmosphere of fraternity and collaboration that characterize bilateral relations.