Cuba in UN

Press release: Cuba reaffirms its commitment to actions aimed at strengthening the UN's capacity to face humanitarian emergencies.

New York, June 19, 2018.In her statement at the general debate of the Humanitarian Affairs Segment of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), the Permanent Representative of Cuba to the United Nations, Ambassador Anayansi Rodríguez Camejo, took the opportunity to review the important advances in Cuba in terms of early warning, management and recovery in emergency situations.

Press Release: United Nations recognizes right to self-determination and independence of Puerto Rico.

New York, 18 June 2018. Today, the United Nations Committee on Decolonization adopted by consensus a decision concerning Puerto Rico. The text submitted by Cuba was also co-sponsored by Bolivia, Nicaragua, Venezuela, Syria, Russia and Antigua and Barbuda, the latter joining the text for the first time. This is the nineteenth consecutive occasion that the Decolonization Committee adopts a resolution on Puerto Rico by consensus.