Cuba in Zimbabwe

Díaz-Canel summons a Summit in Havana of the G-77 + China

The President of the Republic of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, in his capacity as President Pro Tempore of the G-77 + China Group, convened a Summit of Heads of State and Government under the theme "Current development challenges: Role of Science, Technology and Innovation", on September 15 and 16, 2023, in Havana.

According to a message posted this morning on his Twitter social network account, the Head of State said that "the occasion should serve to strengthen our unity and decide on collective and practical actions to effectively confront contemporary challenges."

Zimbabwe highlights Cuba's contribution in the health sector

Harare, 14.06.23. The Chargé d´Affaires a.i. of Cuba in Zimbabwe, Yoisy Ford García, was received by the Deputy Minister of Health and Child Care, Honorable Dr. J. C. Mangwiro, at the headquarters of the Zimbabwean Ministry of Health. The head of the Cuban Medical Brigade, Dr. Bárbara M. Reina Vargas, was also present.

Bindura University of Science Education appreciates the contribution of Cuban professors

Harare, 08.06.23. The Vice Chancellor of the Bindura University of Science Education, Professor Eddie Mwenje, held a fraternal meeting with the Chargé d´Affaires a.i. Cuban, Yoisy Ford Garcia.

Mwenje conveyed gratitude for the Caribbean island's support of the Zimbabwean educational system. He recalled the beginning of the Cuban collaboration in the University and the achievements. He expressed interest in expanding the presence of West Indian educators in the institution.

Zimbabwean Deputy Foreign Minister receives Chargé d'Affaires a.i. Cuban

Harare, 06.06.23. Zimbabwe's Deputy Foreign Minister, Hon. Dr. David Musabayana, received Chargé d'Affaires a.i. from Cuba in Harare, Yoisy Ford Garcia.

The moment was propitious to highlight the good state of bilateral relations and the interest of both countries in continuing to strengthen historical ties and boost trade ties. The achievements in the Health, Education and Biopharmaceutical sectors were highlighted. For her part, the Cuban representative thanked Zimbabwe for its support in Cuba's battle against the US blockade and in the international dialogue scenarios.

Embassy of Cuba in Zimbabwe commemorated the 60th anniversary of the creation of the Cuban Medical Collaboration

Harare, 31.05.23. The Embassy of Cuba in Zimbabwe commemorated the 60th anniversary of the creation of the Cuban Medical Collaboration with a visit to the Brian Lemons Memorial Hospital, in Murewa, Mashonaland East province. The Chargé d´ Affaires of the Cuba, Yoisy Ford García, was received by Dr. Stanford Mahaire, director of the Hospital and graduated in Cuba in the 80s. Also present were Dr. Bárbara Reina Vargas, head of the Cuban Medical Brigade and Dr. Stanley Mungofa, President of the Zimbabwe-Cuba Friendship Association.