Cuba in Canada

Celebration in Toronto the 66 anniversary of the assault on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes barracks

Toronto,  July 26th, 2019. - On Friday night, July 26, it was celebrated the 66th anniversary of the assault on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes military Headquarters. The celebration was jointly organized by the Cuban-Canadian Friendship Association, the Latin American Solidarity Network (LACSN), the Association of Cuban Residents in Canada, Juan Gualberto Gómez, and the Consulate General of Cuba.

It was highlighted the importance of this action due to the extraordinary significance it had for the Cuban people and for the national liberation movement that lasted until the defeat of tyranny in 1959.

Celebration in Ottawa for the National Rebelliousness Day

Ottawa, July 26, 2019.- In the afternoon of this Friday the Ottawa-Cuba Connections and ALBA Social Movements Canada Ottawa Chapter, solidarity organizations reminisced together with members of the Embassy of Cuba in Canada, the 66 anniversary of the assault on the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes barracks.

The meeting highlighted the importance of the date, the reasons that led young people, led by Fidel Castro to be the main leaders in this feat and the commitment with Cuba of the members of this solidarity association.

The Chargé d'affaires a.i. Mrs. Cristina Ramos thanked the friendship of the Ottawa-Cuba Connection organization.


CNC Resolution Against Helms-Burton Act

Given that the United Nations General Assembly for 27 year consecutive years has called for an end to the United States economic, commercial and financial embargo on Cuba; 

Cuban Minister of Science, Technology and Environment attends Conference of Montreal

Montreal, June 12, 2019.- Mrs. Elba Rosa Pérez Montoya, Cuban Minister of Science, Technology and the Environment (CITMA), attended the 25th Anniversary edition of the Conference of Montreal, held from June 10-13, in the Canadian city with the same name, under the theme “Embracing Change”.

The Conference of Montreal, which has been hosted by the International Forum of the Americas since 1995, is committed to heightening knowledge and awareness of the major issues concerning economic globalization, with a particular emphasis on the relations between the Americas and other continents.