Ethiopian Sport Minister received a delegation from INDER

Addis Ababa, July 4, 2018.  The Ethiopian Minister of Youth and Sport,  H.E. Mr. Ristu Yirdaw accompanied by the State Minister H:E. Mrs. Habiba Siraj, receive a delegation of the Nacional Institute of Sport, Physical Education and Recreation of the Republic of Cuba at the conclusion of their working visit to Ethiopia.

During the meeting, both parties analyzed the potencial areas of cooperation, as well as the proposal to sign a bilateral Agreement.  The exchanges between de different sport federations of both countries was also part of the agenda.

President of the Ethiopian Athletics Federation received a Cuban delegation

Addis Ababa.  The President of the Athletics Federation of Ethiopia and world champion Haile Gebrselassie, received a delegation from the Institute of Sport, Phiysical Education and Recreation of Cuba leaded by Mrs. Elda Quiñones, Director for Inspection and Control of the above-mentioned Cuban institution.

Accompanied by the Cuban Ambassador to Ethioipia, H.E. Mrs. Vilma Thomas, both parties exchanged on the possibilities to establish cooperation in the field of athletics.

Ethio-Cubans prepare the celebration of the 40th anniversary

Addis Ababa, July 1st, 2018.  The Ethio-Cubans are currently organizing the 40th anniversary of their first arrival to Cuba.  The celebrations are linked to the 40th anniversary of the victory of the Ethiopian and  Cuban troops against the Somali invasion in 1978.

On the 30th June took place a Gala Dinner to express appreciation to the Ethio-Cubans from all around the world for their contributions to the foundraising campaign in order to support all the activities included in the program of celebrations.

[Second Announcement] 4th International Conference FOR WORLD BALANCE

The José Martí Project of International Solidarity sponsored by UNESCO was created in 2003 when approved by the General Conference of that international organization, and has the support of the Organization of Iberian American States for Education, Science and Culture (OEI, the Spanish acronym) and other international institutions of different nature that have joined this Project, governed by a qualified leading organ of more than thirty renowned and outstanding intellectuals from different countries who make up its World Council.


Medical Scientific Seminar held in Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa, 30 June 2018.  The Cuban Medical Brigade in Addis Ababa held the Regional Scientific Seminar on the researches made by the doctors while performing their duties in Ethiopia.

The papers presented included a variety of specialties such as pediatric, orthopedics, surgery, forensic medicine among others  etc.

During the event, the Cuban Doctors made recommendations to be implemented in their respective services in order to improve the quality of the medical care.

Cuba present in the International Sugar Council

Addis Ababa.  A Cuban delegation led by the Ambassador of Cuba to Ethiopia, H.E. Mrs. Vilma Thomas attended the 53rd International Sugar Council that was in session in this capital from the 26 to 28 June,

During the deliberations, the participants analyzed the world tendencies of the sugar market and national experiences on the development of the industry were exchanged.

Cuba is member of the International Sugar Organization since 1994 and  play an active within that entity.

New Director General of MoFA received the Cuban Ambassador

Addis Ababa, June 1st.  The new Director General for the Americas in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, Mr. Nebiat Getachew, meet the Cuban Ambassador H.E. Mrs. Vilma Thomas. 

During the encounter, boboth parties reviewed the cooperation projects under implementation, as well as the actions to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the arrival of the first group of Ethiopians to Cuba happened in 1978.

The Director General was accompanied by Mrs. Roza Yerukneh, Director for Latin America.

Cuba will always support the just demands of Caribbean nations

Cuba will always support the just demands of Caribbean nations

Speech by Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, President of the Councils of State and Ministers of the Republic of Cuba, on the occasion of the 39th Regular Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community, in Montego Bay, Jamaica, July 5, 2018 , Year 60 of the Revolution

Your Most Honorable Andrew Michael Holness, Prime Minister of Jamaica;
Honorable Heads of State and Government of CARICOM member states;

His Excellency Ambassador Irwin La Rocque, CARICOM Secretary-General;