Cuba in Barbados

The Barbadian National Cultural Foundation promotes exchange with Cuba

The Cultural Development Officer of the National Cultural Foundation (NCF) of Barbados, Andrea Wells, who visits Cuba to attend the Conference of the Association of Caribbean States, will also fulfill a work program with the Department of International Relations of the Cuban Ministry of Culture, Wilfredo Lam Center, ARTEX agency and CNEART, with a view to promoting exchange in these areas, in particular the training courses in various modalities (theater, music, dance), as well as heritage restoration; this last aspect is relevant because the NCF aspires to sign a technical assistance contr

Raúl Castro presides over the Commission for Constitutional Reform.

Army General Raul Castro Ruz, first secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba, was elected by the National Assembly of the President of the Parliamentary Commission for Constitutional Reform and will lead a group of 33 deputies, with the mission to draft a preliminary draft of Constitution of the Republic, whose process will include a broad popular consultation, and after the analysis by the Assembly, the Reform will be submitted to a referendum for the final decision of the people, to reaffirm as inalterable the principles of social justice and the socialist system,

Barbados and CDEMA at a scientific event in Cuba on disasters and climate change.

Ramon Roach, from the Department of Disaster Management of Barbados and Clive Murray, director of CDEMA, together with 40 Cuban delegates and 30 from the 14 Member States of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), attend the UNESCO International Scientific School, organized in Havana in coordination with the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment (CITMA) of Cuba from May 29 to June 1, to exchange about the Cuban experience in confronting climate change with the Caribbean countries and will discuss about relevant issues focused on the construction of resilient societies, through the link

The Cuban President congratulates Prime Minister Mia Mottley on her election.

Cuban Ambassador, Francisco Fernandez, personally transmitted the message sent by the President of the Councils of State and of Ministers of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, to The Honorable Mia Mottley on the occasion of her election as Prime Minister of Barbados, in which he extends heartfelt congratulations, while expressing "our willingness to continue to strengthen the historic relations between our countries (...) In wishing you success in your important functions, receive the testimony of my highest consideration"; the message is signed in Havana on May 25, the day after the electio

Barbadian people paid tribute to the air accident´s victims.

The various Barbadian organizations that make up the Movement of Solidarity with Cuba (MSC) called a solemn ceremony at the Embassy of Cuba to pay tribute to the victims of the plane crash and send in different ways the message of solidarity to family members and Cuban people; the mistress of ceremony, Margaret Harris, graduated from philological studies in Cuba, recited the allegorical poem "Death" by Nicolás Guillén and presented several personalities who came to express their condolences, including friendly activists Robert Clarke, David Comissiong, David Denny, Dr Tennyson Jose