New York, 21 November 2017.During his statement at the High-Level Donor Conference for Recovery of the Caribbean after hurricanes Irma and Maria, held at the United Nations headquarters, Mr.Rodolfo Reyes Rodríguez, General Director for Multilateral Affairs and International Law of the Cuban Foreign Ministry, once again called on the international community to accord priority and mobilize resources to help the Caribbean Small Island S
New York, November 20, 2017. On November 17, the US Department of the Treasury announced that the financial firm American Express Company (AMEX) will pay a fine of 204,277 dollars for the alleged violation of the blockade against Cuba.
The Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) of this federal entity announced that the sanction is related to the possible liability of the Belgian company BCC Corporate SA (BCCC) for apparent violations of the Cuban Assets Control Regulations.
New York, November 20th, 2017. From November 20th to December 15th, Cuba will hold the Conference against Gender Violence, organized by the National Center for Sex Education (CENESEX), together with other Cuban national institutions. The objective of the Conference is to visualize and raise awareness on gender violence, which is a social, public health and human rights problem worldwide.
The Conference will develop a series of activities, including the following courses / workshops:
New York, 13 November 2017.During the general debate of the General Assembly plenary under Item 11: "Building a peaceful and better world through sport and the Olympic ideal", the Permanent Deputy Representative of Cuba to the United Nations, Ambassador Ana Silvia Rodríguez Abascal, reiterated the permanent support of Cuba for the efforts of the international community to promote sport as a means for advancing development, peace and so
New York, November 10, 2017.In her statement on Topic 89 of the plenary meeting of the UN General Assembly, Report of the International Atomic Energy Agency, Cuban representative, Ambassador Ileidis L.Valiente Díaz, Head of the Department of Economic Affairs of the General Division for Multilateral Affairs and International Law of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, recognized the significant contribution of the International A