Athens, 13 December. Cuba's ambassador to Greece Zelmys María Dominguez Cortina and Councilor José Oriol Marrero Martínez were received by the Dean from the Kalamata headquarters of the Peloponnese Univertity Dimitros Petropoulos. Friends from Cuba of the Cuban Hellenic Association of Friendship in Kalamata were also present
The possibilities for academic exchange in various areas were discussed, mainly with Cuban agricultural universities and Dean hand over a proposal for a Memorandum of Understanding. He also explained the characteristics of the university and its scientific potential.
By the other hand, Cuban diplomats explained the characteristics of the higher education system in Cuba and the main scientific achievements. They also commented on the current situation in the country and the impacts of the US's unfair economic , commercial and financial blockade against Cuba.
It was a friendly environment and demonstrated the potential for collaboration between the two countries.