Cuba in Guyana

Cuban Deputy Prime Minister meets with FAO Director General.

Guyana, Georgetown, March 21st, 2024. The meeting was held on March 20, during the 38th. Ministerial meeting of the Regional Conference of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) for Latin America and the Caribbean, to be held from 18 to 22 March in Georgetown, Guyana. In the exchange between Cuban Deputy Prime Minister Jorge Luis Tapia Fonseca and Director General (FAO), Qu Dongyu, the will to deepen cooperation for the development of agriculture and for achieving food security was confirmed.

President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana receive Cuban Deputy Prime Minister.

Guyana, Georgetown, March 19th, 2024. The President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, received at his official residence the head of the Cuban delegation participating in the 38th. Ministerial Session of the FAO Regional Conference for Latin America and the Caribbean, Cuban Deputy Prime Minister, Jorge Luis Tapia Fonseca, and the officials accompanying him, an event that takes place in the Guyanese capital. During the meeting, the exchange between the two countries was evaluated.

Guyanese parliamentarian visits Cuban Embassy.

Guyana,Georgetown, March 3rd, 2024. The Honorable parliamentarian Dr. Simone Tandika Smith, representative of Region No. 3, met with the Cuban ambassador, Jorge Francisco Soberon Luis the last February, 29, 2024.The parliamentarian graduated as a doctor in Cuba. An exchange was held on bilateral relations between Cuba and Guyana, relations between the Parliaments of the two countries and with Region 3 of Guyana.

President of CARICOM announces biopharmaceutical project with Cuba.

Guyana, Georgetown. February 26th, 2024.The announcement took place during the opening ceremony of the 46th. Regular Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) taking place in Guyana from February 25 to 28. The Guyanese president, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, expressed the intention to work with LABIOFAM and BIOCUBAFARMA, and highlighted the production of biotechnological products to support the development of agriculture.