The Designated Ambassador of Cuba in the United Arab Emirates presented Copies of Credentials


Abu Dhabi, February 2. The Designated Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba, Norberto Carlos Escalona Carrillo, presented his Copies of Credentials to His Excellency Abdullah Mohamed AlBlooki - Deputy Undersecretary for Protocol Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates.

Mr. Abdullah Mohamed Alblooki welcomed the Cuban diplomat and congratulated him on his appointment as the new Head of Mission in the Emirates.

U.S. calls for Cuba to be removed from list of sponsors of terrorism

The City Council of the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota, demanded the President of the United States, Joe Biden, and the Congress, to remove Cuba from the list of countries sponsoring terrorism, where it was unjustly included.

In a letter addressed to the director of the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs, Julie Chávez Rodriguez, the activists recounted how since 1960 Washington imposed an economic, commercial and financial blockade against the neighboring country.

G77 Forum plus China urges consensus for higher education quality

With a call to build regional consensus for educational quality in the post-Covid-19 pandemic context, Cuba's Minister of Education, Ena Elsa Velázquez, today opened a forum of ministers from the Group of 77 plus China.

The meeting takes place in a hybrid way during the sessions of the International Congress Pedagogy 2023 and has as central axis of the dialogue the challenges of nations to meet the Sustainable Development Goals in education after the impact on education systems of the crisis caused by the new coronavirus.

Group of 77 plus China to evaluate post-pandemic education worldwide

Group of 77 plus China to evaluate post-pandemic education worldwide

The Meeting of Education Ministers of the Group of 77 + China is an opportunity to evaluate the issues that concern all countries in the post-pandemic context, said Ena Elsa Velázquez Cobiella, Minister of Education, in an exclusive interview with Granma newspaper.

 This ministerial meeting will be held today, in the context of the XVIII International Congress Pedagogy 2023, which is taking place in the Cuban capital, with the participation of 51 countries.

Cuban Head of Mission attends Annual Message ceremony.

Monrovia, February 1, 2023 - At the invitation of the Speaker of the Liberian Parliament Honorable Dr. Bhofal Chambers, Cuban Chief of Mission Mercedes L. Martinez Herrera attended the Annual Message ceremony of the President of the Republic of Liberia to the 6th Joint Session of the 54th Legislature.

This was President Weah's last address to the nation in the 6 years of his current term.

Uganda and Cuba exchange experiences in disaster response management.

Kampala. On the morning of February 1, the Ambassador of Cuba Tania Perez Xiques was received by the Honorable Anyakun Esther Davina, Minister of State for attention to emergency and disaster preparedness, as well as refugees.

During the meeting, the Cuban diplomat explained the priority the Cuban government grants to this activity, the Cuban experience in international cooperation, mainly in the Caribbean area, and urged participation in the XI International Congress on Disasters to be held in Havana next June.

Ambassador of Cuba to South Africa holds meeting with the General Secretary of the South African Communist Party

Pretoria, February 1, 2023.- The Ambassador of Cuba to South Africa, Enrique Orta González, held a working meeting with the General Secretary of the South African Communist Party (SACP), Solly Mapaila. Bryan Betancourt Brito, Third Secretary of the Embassy and Lefika Chetty, member of the SACP International Relations committee, also participated.