Cuban Ambassador to Canada Héctor Igarza held an interesting and useful conversation with MP and leader of the Bloc Québécois, Yves-François Blanchet.
During the meeting, various issues of bilateral interest and the willingness to strengthen inter-parliamentary relations and the Quebec-Cuba relationship were discussed.
The Student Federation of York University, in the Canadian city of Toronto, organized today the event "Cuba and its education model", where panelists shared their experiences and analyzed the main characteristics of the island's education system.
Speakers included Julio Fonseca, president of the Juan Gualberto Gómez Association of Cuban Residents in Toronto; Elizabeth Hill, president of the CCFA-Toronto; Adaeze Mbalaja, Ontario representative on the national executive of the Canadian Federation of Students; and Jorge Yanier Castellanos Orta, Consul General.
On Saturday, July 21, the celebration of Latin American Heritage Month took place at the City Hall of Ottawa, where the member countries of GRULA Canada showed the cultural richness of Our America to those present.
The event was presided over by Mark Sutcliffe, Mayor of the City of Ottawa and Algonquin Elder Claudette Commanda, who thanked the Latin American embassies for their participation and for showing the most autochthonous aspects of their cultures.
19 October 2023. At the end of the Spanish-speaking week at the University of Quebec in Montreal (UQAM), a conference was held on university cooperation between Cuba and Quebec in a multipolar world.
As part of the exchange, several books were presented that have been the fruit of collaboration between Canadian and Cuban teachers.