Cuba in Canada

Tribute to the Commander in Chief, on the anniversary of his passing away

Ottawa, November 25, 2019. - On the third anniversary of the passing away of the Commander in Chief Fidel Castro, the Cuban Embassy in Canada paid tribute to his legacy.

As part of the tribute, the documentary "Fidel in the memory of the people" was screened, in which Cuban personalities relate their life experiences with the leader of the Revolution.

Celebrate in Ottawa Cuban National Culture Day.

Ottawa, October 30, 2019 - On Wednesday afternoon, the Cuban Embassy in Canada, together with Cuban residents, representatives of the Canadian government, members of the diplomatic corps and solidarity groups, celebrated the Cuban National Culture Day, which this year was dedicated especially to the 500th anniversary of the founding of the city of Havana.

This evening was propitious to decorate with the Haydée Santamaría Medal awarded by the Councils of State of the Republic of Cuba, to Professor Emeritus of the University of Toronto and outstanding intellectual of our America, Keith Ellis.

The 8th Che Guevara International Conference is held in Vancouver.

Ottawa, October 25, 2019 - The 8th International Che Guevara Conference, organized by Vancouver Communities in Solidarity with Cuba and the Canadian Network of Solidarity with Cuba, will take place in Vancouver on October, 26 and 27.

The first of these conferences was held in 2008 and its central theme was "Che Guevara, Thinker and Fighter: Are His Ideas Relevant for the 21st Century? On this occasion it will be on "Socialism yesterday, today and tomorrow: The continuity of the Cuban socialist project" and it will be a propitious moment to reflect on the Cuban Revolution, its validity and the impact it has had in Latin America and the world.