Cuba in New Zealand

Prime Minister of Cook Islands ratifies interest in deepening ties with Cuba

Rarotonga – This afternoon the Prime Minister of Cook Islands received the Cuban Ambassador, Mario Alzugaray, who is in this capital on a working visit.

During the meeting both sides exchanged on the multiple challenges that Cuba and the Cook Islands share as small island states.

Prime Minister Puna confirmed the interest in continuing to expand bilateral ties, especially on issues of common interest aimed at strengthening the resilience of both nations to mutual issues, such as climate change.

Cuba and the Cook Islands exchange on small island states challenges

Rarotonga, August 8th - In the framework of the Launch of the Cook Islands Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration Statement of Strategic Intentions 2019-2024 , the Cuban ambassador Mario Alzugaray was invited to participate as a panelist and comment on the experiences of Cuba's development and his expression in the implementation of the diplomatic work in his country.