Cuba Rescues Areas Damaged by Desertification

1 Pinar del Río, Cuba, May 6. -Cuban scientists are currently promoting a project for sustainable land management in the southern plain of the province, which suffers the consequences of desertification and drought. The project was launched at a time when Pinar del Rio is feeling the effects of the most severe dry season over the last decade, keeping the

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Santa Cruz del Sur to boost blood donations

1 Santa Cruz del Sur, Apr 11. –Promoting the blood donations in all the regions of the Southern Camaguey geography was the call made by local Health Council, a work that together with the mass organizations constitutes a premise for the workers of this sector. This is a noble gesture that sometimes makes the difference between life and death, affirmed

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Swedish Academy Decorates Cuban Historiane

1 Havana, Nov 29. -The Swedish Royal Academy of Sciences has awarded Havana City Historian Eusebio Leal with its Linnean medal, for promoting the life and work of Erik L. Ekman (1883-1931). The medal acknowledges the Cuban historian's contribution to making known the life and work of Ekman,who devoted his life to studying Caribbean and Cuban botany, Granma newspaper reported.

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