Education

26 January, 2023 India celebrates Cuba’s National Day

New Delhi, India.- The 64th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution and the 63rd anniversary of Cuba-India relations were celebrated in New Delhi on Wednesday in an evening gala attended by officials, diplomats, deputies, business people and friends. Minister of State for External Affairs and Culture Meenakshi Lekhi, who recently returned from an official visit to […]

25 January, 2023 Global challenges focus international conference in Cuba

Havana, Cuba.- The main challenges humanity is facing in the light of José Martí’s thought focus a broad agenda of the participants in the 5th International Conference For the World’s Balance, starting in Cuba this Wednesday. Moved by the need to find solutions, based on the benefit of all peoples without distinctions in a plural […]

23 January, 2023 Cuba’s ambassador visits DPRK secondary school

Pyongyang, DPRK.- Cuba’s Ambassador to the DPRK, Jesús Aise, visited Moranbong Secondary School No. 1 on the 64th anniversary of the Triumph of the Revolution of the Caribbean nation, the national press reported on Friday. Aise and the embassy’s officials toured the educational center and received information on the preparation of students as pillars of […]

18 January, 2023 Diaz-Canel highlights role of innovation for Cuba’s future

Havana, Cuba.- Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel reiterated today his call to promote innovation as one of the essential mechanisms to achieve the country’s development, in the midst of the current difficulties. Too much is imitated, and salvation lies in creating. Create is the pass word of this generation,’ wrote the Cuban president on his Twitter […]

12 January, 2023 Indian minister’s visit to Cuba will boost bilateral relations

Havana, Cuba.- India’s Minister of State for Foreign and Cultural Affairs, Meenakashi Lekhi, begins an official visit to Cuba with the purpose of boosting bilateral relations. During her stay, the distinguished visitor will hold talks with Cuban authorities and carry out other activities of interest, the local Foreign Ministry informed in a press release. Lekhi’s […]

11 January, 2023 Panama and Cuba promote new academic exchanges

Panama City, Panama.- The University of Panama (UP) will dedicate the International Summer School to Cuba this year, it was learned today during a visit to the institution by the island’s ambassador, Víctor Cairo. The diplomat was received by the rector of the main public high education center, Eduardo Flores, in a preparatory meeting for […]

9 January, 2023 Solidarity groups join petition to EU against US blockade of Cuba

Rome, Italy.- Italian, Spanish,French and Sweden solidarity groups joined and signed a petition to the European Parliament (EP) for actions against the blockade of the United States against Cuba. Marco Papacci, president of the National Association of Italy-Cuba Friendship (ANAIC), pointed out in statements to Prensa Latina, that for the first time several national organizations […]

6 January, 2023 Cuba will have a law for higher education

Havana, Cuba.- Deputy Minister of Higher Education (MES), Miriam Alpízar, confirmed that Cuba will have a law for this educational level in 2023, local press published. The development of the legal norm has the challenge of updating the sector’s strategic public policies, she added, according to a report by Granma newspaper. Among the topics prioritized […]

5 January, 2023 Cuba’s oldest university commemorates 295 years since its founding

Havana, Cuba.-The University of Havana (UH), Cuba’s oldest university, celebrates today the 295th anniversary of its founding, with a trajectory of academic excellence linked to the history of the Caribbean nation. The rector of the academic institution, Miriam Nicado, highlighted in the radio program Mesa Redonda that the UH has 19 faculties and three study […]

4 January, 2023 Cuba is preparing special call for university entrance exams

Havana, Cuba.- Cuba is currently preparing the special call for the entrance exams to Higher Education for the 2022 academic year, slated for Jan.9, 11, and 13. This time, those students who could not take the ordinary exams for justified reasons will be able to take Math, Spanish and History tests, Granma daily reported. Taking […]

22 December, 2022 Saint Kitts and Nevis and Cuba to strengthen ties in agriculture

Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis.- The permanent secretary of Agriculture of Saint Kitts and Nevis, Miguel Flemming, and Cuban Ambassador here David Rivero assessed new cooperation opportunities in this sector, local media reported on Wednesday. At the meeting, both parties devised short-term plans to which Cuba could contribute with technical assistance, among other things, the […]

21 December, 2022 Cuban president congratulates FEU on its 100th anniversary

Havana city, Cuba.- Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Tuesday congratulated the University Student Federation (FEU), the oldest organization in the country, on the 100th anniversary of its founding by Julio Antonio Mella. The president tweeted that FEU has reached its centenary “without aging, connected with its country and its time,” and informed that he would […]

2 December, 2022 Cuban universities work on water supply projects

Havana, Cuba.- The sectoral program of science, technology and innovation of the National Institute of Hydraulic Resources of Cuba involves five universities that are prioritizing the development of projects to improve water supply and sanitation. This effort is being managed by the company Interfaz, attached to the Jose Antonio Echeverría Technological University of Havana, better […]