Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva sent a message to participants in the 24th Meeting of the Sao Paulo Forum, a space for political agreements of the Left in Latin America and the Caribbean that Lula helped to found together with Fidel Castro in 1990.
The new generations of Cubans are committed to maintaining the gains of the Revolution led by Fidel Castro, the president of the University Students” Federation (FEU), Raul Alejandro Palmero, said here today.
The delegations coming from all the country’s provinces will arrive in Havana this week, after completing in June an intense calendar of assemblies at that level, in which the achievements and directions of the FEU were addressed.
The Organization of University Students (FEU) of these times, its challenges, commitments with the Revolution and projections, was at the center of the approaches of the university students at the Faculty of Medical Sciences of the province of Artemisa where the assemblies of universities began in the country prior to the Ninth Congress of the organization.
Cuban and British professors today share experiences on teaching English in order to make viable methods and techniques that favor the learning process and encourage students.
Several Latin American scholars praised the close link established by Cuban universities with the community and the contributions of these institutions to local development in the territories where they are located.
Cuban television channels are about to be changed to digital television and guarantee a flow of production without tape in the structures of the educational channels, stated Ruvisel González, deputy director of Educational Channel 2.
Cuba is perfecting its higher education system in order to train professionals with broader profiles and allow greater access to this level of instruction, educational authorities assured today.
Participants at the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) highlighted today Cuba”s actions in defense of children”s rights, gender equality and free access to health and education.
Cuban lawmaker Gerardo Hernandez deemed today that the 9th Legislature of the National Assembly of People”s Power (Parliament) will have among its main tasks to maintain the principles of the Cuban Revolution.