Cuba in UN

Press Release: Cuba participates in the 2017 UN International Bazaar

New York, 25 May 2017. Despite the rainy weather, as each year, our culture and idiosyncrasy was present today at the UN International Bazaar.

The Cuban booth, represented by members of the Cuban Mission, irradiated in this event of cultural exchange, much humanism, solidarity and Cuban spirit.   With delicious typical dishes and our traditional Guantanamera, Cuba’s space attracted many people from different nationalities and UN officials.

Press Release: The Permanent Mission of Cuba to the United Nations celebrates Africa Day.

New York, 23 May 2017. ThePermanent Mission of Cuba to the United Nations celebrated Africa Day and the fifty fourth anniversary of the constitution of the African Union, with the presence of Ambassadors and other diplomatic officials from this continent.

Permanent Representatives from Caribbean countries and theBolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America (ALBA), also participated in the reception held at the Cuban diplomatic headquarters.

Press Release: Cuba reiterates its commitment with international cooperation in favor of financing for development.

New York, 23 May 2017. As part of the Forum on Financing for Development under the auspices of ECOSOC, and after remembering the validity of the address by the historical leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz, at the UN General Assembly in October 1979, the Minister Counselor of the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Jorge Alberto Ferrer, considered with figures the way in which international order inequalities are increasing, despite the commitments of the Addis Ababa Agenda.

Press Release: In meeting with young students, the Cuban Ambassador to the United Nations reiterates validity and negative impact of the blockade imposed on Cuba.

New York, 17 May 2017. The Permanent Representative of Cuba to the United Nations, Ambassador Anayansi Rodríguez Camejo, met with students and professors of the intermediate-level program fostering the training of junior diplomats (#NYCJuniorAmbassadors) at “Christa McAuliffe School (I.S. 187)”, under the invitation of NYC Mayor’s Office for International Affairs.