Cuba Marks International Day of the Families

2 Havana, Cuba, May 16.- Cubans mark International Day of the Families on May 15, which was set up in 1994 by the United Nations. Stressing that the home is the main cell of society and its values, Cubans mark the date with a large array of activities organized by the Cuban Women’s Federation throughout the island. Community projects on

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Cuban Hero Turns 56 away from Family and Friends

5 Havana, Cuba, Aug 13.- Today, August 13th Rene Gonzalez Sehwerert marks yet another birthday away from his family and friends. After 13 years of unjust imprisonment in the United States, Gonzalez is forced to remain in that country under probation regime, barred from celebrating his anniversary in the warm company of his mother and daughters. Rene Gonzalez, one of

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International Congress on Special Pedagogy to Open Tuesday

0 Havana, Cuba, Jul 10.- The 5th International Congress on Education and Special Pedagogy will open its doors on Tuesday at Havana’s Convention Center, with the presence of over 150 delegates from Latin America, Africa and the Caribbean. On Monday, Cuban and foreign experts attended the pre-congress courses scheduled, covering topics like inclusive education and pedagogical practices in Cuba and

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