Cuba in Guyana

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.  

Ambassador pays courtesy call to Minister of Citizenship, Mr. Winston Felix

Georgetown, May 17, 2018. Ambassador Narciso Reinaldo Amador Socorro paid a courtesy call to Hon. Winston Felix, Minister of Citizenship of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana. During the meeting, which took place in a cordial atmosphere, both officials exchanged opinions on issues of bilateral interest.

Minister of Education, Hon.Dr. Nicolette Henry, received the Ambassador

Georgetown, May 11, 2018.  Cuban Ambassador Narciso Reinaldo Amador paid a courtesy call to the Minister of Education of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, Hon. Dr. Nicolette Henry. The Cuban diplomat thanked the Minister for the support provided by the Government of Guyana to the agreement signed between CARICOM and Cuba for the creation, in Georgetown, of the Regional Centre for the Stimulation of the Development of Children, Adolescents and Young People with Special Educational Needs Associated with Disabilities, which began its work in Guyana in 2017 and will extend its services to the rest of the CARICOM member countries in the near future.

Minister of Public Health Hon. Volda Lawrece received the Ambassador

Georgetown, May 3, 2018. Ambassador Narciso Reinaldo Amador Socorro was received by Hon. Volda Lawrence, Minister of Public Health and Member of Parliament of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana. The meeting took place in a friendly atmosphere and both officials expressed their satisfaction with the high level of cooperation between Guyana and Cuba in the field of public health and confirmed the interest of the governments of both countries to continue working to make better use of the capacities of Cuban medical personnel and to achieve an increasingly high quality service to the Guyanese population.

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