Cuba in Barbados

Constitutional reform in Cuba for Socialism to endure

The President of the Councils of State and Ministers of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, presented at the Extraordinary session of the IX Legislature of the National Assembly of People's Power the Commission that will draft the Draft Constitution of the Republic of Cuba, in the Palace of Conventions, on June 2018; in his words, he said that the new Constitution will take into account the humanist and social justice principles that shape our political system and consider the irrevocability of the socialist system that our people sovereignly adopted as unassailable pillars; ratify today more

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

A Barbadian delegation attends Conference of the Caribbean Historians Association in Cuba

A large delegation of Barbadian academics attend the annual edition of the Conference of the Association of Caribbean Historians (AHC) to be held in Havana between June 2 and 9, in which the Dean of the Faculty of Humanities of the University of the West Indies - Cave Hill campus, Dr Evelyn O'Callaghan, as well as the Chiefs of Departments of Art and Literature, Dr Ian Craig, and Sociology, Tennyson Joseph, of the Faculty of Government and Social Sciences, between other renowned intellectuals; this type of actions give content to the current Memorandum of Understanding between the UWI and t

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