Cuba in Guyana

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba arrives in Guyana for an official visit

Georgetown, June 12, 2018.  Cuba's Deputy Foreign Minister, Rogelio Sierra Díaz, arrived in Guyana on Tuesday to pay courtesy visits to President David Granger, Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo and Minister of State and Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs,  Joseph Harmon.   

The Cuban Vice-Chancellor will hold bilateral meetings with the Director General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Audrey Waddell; the Acting Secretary and Assistant Secretary General for Human and Social Development of CARICOM, Dr. Douglas Slater; the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Public Health of Guyana,  Collette Adams, and other government officials.

Graduation of multidisciplinary team for the evaluation and diagnosis of persons with special educational needs associated with disabilities

Georgetown, June 11, 2018. With the participation of the Minister of Education of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana Hon. Dr. Nicolette Henry and the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in Guyana Mr. Narciso Reinaldo Amador Socorro, among other personalities, the graduation ceremony of eight Guyanese specialists was held. They were trained in the area of diagnosis and physical rehabilitation by a group of specialists from the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Cuba.

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba will visit countries in the Caribbean

Georgetown, 6th June 2018 - Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, Rogelio Sierra Díaz, begins today a work visit to the Caribbean region. The visit will extend to June 16. The tour includes, in addition to Surinam, the four countries that simultaneously established diplomatic relations on December 8 1972, Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Guyana, and Jamaica.

Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community accepts the Letter of Credence of the new Plenipotentiary Representative of Cuba.

Georgetown, May 31, 2016. The Secretary General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, accepted on Tuesday, the credentials of Ambassador Narciso Reinaldo Amador Socorro  as Plenipotentiary Representative of the Republic of Cuba to CARICOM.

Secretary General LaRocque recalled that four CARICOM countries, Barbados, Guyana, Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago, decided to establish diplomatic relations with Cuba on December 8, 1972, which helped to end the diplomatic isolation of the country, and reiterated the Community's support against  the economic, financial and commercial blockade imposed by the United States on the Caribbean archipelago.  

Prime Minister of Guyana, Hon. Moses V. Nagamootoo, visits the Cuban medical cooperation stand at the 2018 Health Expo.

Georgetown, May 31, 2018. The Prime Minister and First Vice President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, Moses Veerasammy Nagamootoo, visited the Cuban medical cooperation stand at the Health Expo-2018, which was inaugurated on Wednesday, May 30th at the Sophia Exhibition Centre in this capital city.

The Prime Minister had a friendly exchange with the members of the Medical Brigade and the Cuban Embassy officials present in the place, whom he thanked personally and on behalf of the Government and the Guyanese people for the cooperation offered by Cuba to his country, especially in the field of Public Health.