TS Isaac: Discipline in Adopting Prevention Measures Praised in Camagüey

1 Camagüey, Aug 27.- The Provincial Defence Council in Camagüey praised Sunday  the efforts done by civil society organizations to prevent and secure lives and material resources in this Cuban eastern province, threatened by TS Isaac. Camagüey and the rest of the Cuban eastern provinces are already in the recovery phase, an official note issued by the National Civil Defence

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Cuba Debates on Disaster Reduction

3 Havana, May 18. – Experts from different countries debate as of Friday about the prevention and reduction of disasters during a regional workshop convened by the Cuban Civil Defense. According to organizers, the three-day forum will share the island's experiences in five decades of confrontation to weather phenomena and other events. International agencies, among them the UN Development Program,

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Cuba Begins National Week for Fire Protection

1 Havana, May 14. – Cuba on Monday launched the National Week for Fire Protection, aimed at promoting a culture of prevention and confrontation against fires. According to Raul Orta, a member of the Fire Department, an extensive program of activities will be carried out during the week, aimed at fostering Cuba's security system. Rescue operations, exhibitions of equipment used

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Instructive talks to prevent diseases in Santa Cruz dle Sur

3 Santa Cruz del Sur, Jul 9. -Several talks on the prevention of STIs/HIV-AIDS, drugs and alcholism, among others, took place at the Curajaya Community, as part of the Health Days being developed in Southern Camaguey. The activity was aimed not only to young people but also to adults, and it helped to constitute a Social Prevention Club, which will

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Santa Cruz prevent communicable diseases

1 Santa Cruz del Sur, May 7. –Several activities such as the prevention, talks, the vaccination of the people and the vast media coverage of the subject are part of the measures taken by the Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology in Santa Cruz del Sur  to fight diseases like the leptospirosis, the tapeworm, the brucellosis, and the rabies, which are

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