Cuba in Geneva: Health is a Basic Human Right

2 Geneva, May 18. -Cuba on Wednesday defended health care as a basic human right and expressed concern for the financial, food, energy and environmental crisis gripping the world. Addressing the 64th Assembly of the World Health Organization (WHO), Cuban Deputy Health Minister Jose Angel Portal stated that the current international situation is affecting many countries. In many places, in

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Local initiatives

0 Santa Cruz del Sur, May 7. -Creating an social-economic diagnose, by means of the labour resources, taking into account the use of the lands, the food production and the control of the self-financing scheme are some of the measures developed by the group that is running the local initiative in Santa Cruz del Sur. Achieving the awareness and the

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Cooperation Marks Morales Visit to Venezuela

2 Caracas, Apr 30 (Prensa Latina) With the creation on Friday of at least six joint ventures, Venezuela and Bolivia are expanding cooperation in the energy and food spheres, as part of Bolivian President Evo Morales' agenda in his visit to this country. The agreements were ready to be signed in the presence of Morales and Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez,

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Machado Ventura calls in Camaguey to be more efficient

0 Camaguey, April 10 – Cuba's First Vice President José Ramón Machado Ventura told a group of residents of Santa Cruz del Sur in southern Camagüey that producing food effectively, with rationality and with wages that equal what workers do is essential in today's Cuba. On a visit to the El Francés urban organic garden, Machado Ventura learnt that its workers

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