Cuba in South Africa

X Cuban Criminalistics Technology Symposium and III Biometric Identification Conference

The Cuban Criminalistics Technology Symposium is held every three years; we are announcing this tenth edition in the context of completing the process of updating and validating the methodological apparatus of Cuban criminalistics. To this end and with a view to raising the professional level of our forces and disseminating our modest results, TECNICRIM 2018 will take place on 18 - 20 September 2018.

Fruitful exchange with the executives of the University of South Africa (UNISA)

Fruitful exchange with Prof. MS Makhanya, Principal / Vice-Chancellor of the University of South Africa (UNISA) and the main executives of this prestigious university.

We have already began to work on an important cooperation project that will enable exchanges of teachers and students, development of distance education in Cuba, a field in which UNISA has great advances, postgraduate courses in the sphere of sciences, pedagogy, engineering , etc.

Excellent perspectives for the cooperation between Cuba and South Africa in Higher Education

XIII Seminar on International Relations: "ISRI 2018"


The Higher Institute of International Relations "Raúl Roa García" summons to the XIII Seminar on International Relations: "ISRI 2018"


The Seminar will be held in Havana from April 25 to 27, 2018, with the aim of reflecting and discussing "Geopolitics and International Relations in the 21st Century."


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Fruitful Meeting with Friend of Cuban Society in Cape Town.

At a meeting held in Cape Town, South Africa, with "Friends of the Cuban Society," (FOCUS), dozens of comrades participated, interested in strengthening and consolidating ties of friendship and solidarity  with the Cuban  Revolution.

The event served as a space to exchange on the current situation of our country and to inform the participants about the process of updating the Cuban economic and social model.

Ambassador of Cuba holds fraternal meeting with Secretary General of the Communist Party of South Africa.

Yesterday afternoon, the Ambassador of Cuba in South Africa, Rodolfo Benítez Verson, held a meeting with the General Secretary of the Communist Party of South Africa, Comrade Blade Nzimande.

The opportunity was propitious to reiterate the gratitude of the Cuban people and government for the firm support of the Communist Party of this brother country to the Cuban Revolution and its permanent solidarity with our people in the battle against the illegal blockade imposed by the Government of the United States.