Cuba in Guyana

Meeting with the Cuban Community at the Embassy

Guyana, April 7th, 2018. A meeting was held with the Cuban community at the Cuban Embassy in Guyana with the aim of presenting the new Ambassador and the Counselor, taking stock in the work done and coordinating new actions.


Guyana and Cuba work together to increase trade and investment

Georgetown, April 5, 2018. The Executive Director of the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI), Mr. Richard Rambarran, held a meeting with the Ambassador of Cuba, Narciso R. Amador Socorro, with the objective of advancing in the implementation of the Memorandum of Understanding between the GCCI and the Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of Cuba, signed on October 31, 2017 during the XXXV Edition of the International Fair of Havana (FIHAV 2017).  

Minister of Health of Guyana highlights the importance for her country of Cuban medical cooperation

Georgetown, April 2, 2018. The Minister of Health of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, Hon. Mrs. Volda Lawrence, participated in the farewell to a group of 13 Cuban health workers who completed their three-year mission in Guyanese lands. The ceremony was also attended by the Ambassador of Cuba, Narciso Reinaldo Amador Socorro, the Councelor Ana Violeta Castañeda Marrero and several members of the Cuban Medical Brigade.

The Minister congratulated the Cuban collaborators for the work done, wished them a happy return to their country and highlighted the importance of Cuban medical cooperation for the Guyanese health system, both in the provision of services and in the training of qualified personnel in the various medical specialties

President of the Women's Progressive Organization (WPO) receives the Ambassador of Cuba

Georgetown, February 23, 2018. The Member of Parliament and President of the Progressive Women's Organization (WPO) of Guyana, Mrs. Indranie Chandarpal, received the Ambassador of Cuba, Narciso Reinaldo Amador Socorro and the Counselor Ana Violeta Castañeda Marrero at the Cheddi Jagan Research Center. In a cordial atmosphere, the historical relations between the two countries and the ties of respect and friendship that existed between Fidel Castro and Cheddi Jagan were remembered.