Second Cuba-Belize Medical Symposium held

The Second Cuba-Belize Medical Symposium was held today in commemoration of the 27thanniversary of the Cuba Medical Brigade in Belize. Ambassador of Cuba to Belize, Lissette Perez and Minister of State in the Ministry of Health, Dr. Angel Campos spoke of the longstanding collaboration between both countries.

Cuba, Belize Doctors Meet

On Thursday at the Inspiration Center, healthcare professionals from across the public and private sectors participated in the second annual Cuba and Belize Medical Symposium.  Both countries share a unique partnership where health and medicine are concerned.  That interest continues to see Belizeans completing medical studies in Cuba, as well as the Cuban Medical Brigade sending its nurses and doctors to practice in Belize.  Doctor Alexander Garçon described the purpose of the daylong conference.

Belizeans Show Solidarity with Cuba

Aaron Humes, Reporting

The participants in the National Solidarity Encounter, most of whom have benefited from Belize’s long friendship with the island nation, are calling on the Belizean people to assist where possible with the following resolutions, read out by Joshua Magana.

Joshua Magana, Teacher

Belize & Cuba, Comrades

Today the Image Factory in Belize City hosted the fifth National Solidarity Encounter between Belize and Cuba. The audience was made up of people young and old from across the country that wanted show their respect and support for Cuba. We stopped by this morning and found out that it was more than just a solidarity declaration, it was also an art show honouring Cuba.

Belize-Cuba Solidarity Encounter

Today the National Encounter - SOLIDARITY BELIZE-CUBA was an amazing engagement of ideas and re-newed focus on the meaning of the friendly bonds between our two countries.

Special thanks to all those who attended and expressed their solidarity including --