Ottawa, March 9, 2022.-As part of the commemoration of International Women's Day, on the evening of March 9, Susana Malmierca Benítez, General Consul of Cuba in Montreal, participated in a virtual meeting with women representing various spheres of society.
The meeting was an opportune time to introduce the new General Consul and to reflect on the main problems faced by women on a daily basis, challenges, perspectives and continuity in the struggle to fully achieve all their rights.
The General Consul took the opportunity to explain the main achievements in Cuba in reducing the gender gap and raising the role of women in society. At the same time, she explained how the blockade represents an obstacle to the development of the potential of Cuban women.
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