New York, 2 May 2018.During her statement at the general debate of the 40th Session of the Committee on Information of the United Nations, the Permanent Representative of Cuba to the Organization, Ambassador Mrs.Anayansi Rodríguez Camejo, condemned the ongoing radio and television aggression by the United States Government against the island, which is contrary to the purposes and principles of the Charter of the United Nations and various provis
New York, 2 May 2018.During her statement at the general debate of the 40th Session of the United Nations Committee on Information, the Permanent Representative of Cuba to the Organization, Ambassador Mrs.Anayansi Rodríguez Camejo, stated that although the use of and access to Internet and new information and communications technologies is a particularly important issue today, it is a regrettable reality that millions of people on the planet con
New York, 1 May 2018.Cuba participated today in the new round of intergovernmental negotiations on UN Security Council reform. During her statement, Yillianne Sánchez Rodríguez, Diplomatic Attaché of the Permanent Mission of Cuba to the United Nations, ratified the island's position regarding the outcome of this exercise, which should turn the Security Council into an effective, transparent, representative and democratic body.
New York, April 27, 2018.In her speech at the Thematic Debate on Strengthening the Accountability, Transparency and Institutional Memory of the Office of the President of the General Assembly, held within the framework of the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Revitalization of the Work of the General Assembly, Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative of Cuba to the organization, Ana Silvia Rodriguez Abascal, pointed out that for Cuba
New York, April 27, 2018.The Cuban diplomatic representation to the United Nations at New York hosted yesterday evening a well-deserved tribute to the talented pianist, composer and director Arturo O'Farrill who, at the most recent GRAMMY awards ceremony held last January, won his fourth prize, in the category of "Best Instrumental Composition", for the original piece "Three Revolutions," from his latest work "Familia: Tribute to Bebo + Chico", an album released in September 2017 in honor of his father and Chucho Valdés’ father.