Cuba in New Zealand

Personalities from New Zealand attend the V International Conference For World Balance.

Wellington, January 20. Personalities from various areas of activity, but all committed to working for a better world, travel to Cuba to participate in the V International Conference For World Balance, which begins on January 24 in Havana.

The participation of a former Minister of Disarmament and various members of the "World Beyond War" peace movement stands out. They will present their experiences and establish contact with intellectuals, academics, and activists from all over the world attending the event.

Cuba assumes Presidency of the Group of 77 plus China.

New York, January 12. Cuba assumed the Presidency of the Group of 77 plus China, the most representative and diverse group for consultation.

Upon assuming the Presidency, the Minister of Foreign Relations, Bruno Rodríguez, expressed: "I want to reiterate my gratitude for the support and trust placed in Cuba to lead the work of the G77 plus China in 2023. It will be a year of great challenges and complex processes that will demand decisive action from the countries of the South."

Union leader, friend of Cuba, visits our embassy.

Wellington, December 31. Ambassador Edgardo Valdés and Consul Dalila Vázquez ended 2022 with a meeting at our Embassy with Robert Reid, president of First Union and an active member of the solidarity movement with Cuba for many years.

They exchanged about the situation in Cuba and ways in which our friends can support us in various spheres.

They addressed other issues of the international situation, and Cuban officials thanked Reid for his intense and long career in defending the Revolution.


Annual balance of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Havana, December 23. On the 63rd anniversary of the founding of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba, the annual balance of work in 2022 was carried out.

Minister Bruno Rodríguez congratulated all the workers and stressed that in a challenging year for the revolutionary diplomat, dedication and tenacity characterized everyone.

Friendly meeting with the speaker of Parliament.

Wellington, December 13. Ambassador Edgardo Valdés attended the end-of-the-year reception offered by the speaker of Parliament, the Right Honorable Adrian Rurawhe.

In a friendly conversation, the New Zealand parliamentarian said he was informed about Cuba and was invited to visit us when conditions allow.