Election of Pre-candidates to the World Festival of Youth and Students Underway in Camagüey

1 Camagüey, Aug 9. – A total of 400 young people have been chosen in Camagüey as pre-candidates for representing Cuba in the 18th World Festival of Youth and Students, which should be held in Ecuador December 7-13. According to Roberto Conde Silverio, First Secretary of the Young Communist League (UJC) in Camagüey, the election process has been done only

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Young Students in Camagüey to Finish their High School Education in the University

4 Camagüey, Aug 31.  Nearly 80 twelfth-grade students of this central Cuban province should enter the University of Camagüey in courses related to exact sciences, agriculture and animal husbandry. This move seeks that students get familiar with the Higher Education system, in a bid to reduce the dropout rate in the first year at the university, but also they will

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Over 300 Youths Make Up National Network on Sex Orientation

1 Sancti Spiritus, Cuba, Feb 16. – Over 300 young people have joined the National Network on Sex Orientation set up last year, it was reported on Thursday at the National Workshop on Sexuality and Youth, taking place in this central Cuban province. The event, sponsored by the Orientation Center for Youths, Adolescents and Family in Sancti Spiritus, and will

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Cuba Celebrates Intl Youth Day

2 Havana, Aug 12 .- Young people in Cuba are celebrating International Youth Day on Friday with an extensive program of cultural and sports activities, turning the day into a real party. "We have the privilege of celebrating the date with happiness, unlike elsewhere in the world," Leira Sanchez, head of the Union of Young Communists(UJC) International Relations department, recently stated.

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Cubans Remember Heroine Celia Sanchez

2 Havana, May 10. -Children, young people and adults paid tribute on Tuesday to the late Cuban heroine Celia Sanchez Manduley, on the 91st anniversary of her birth in the town of Media Luna, Granma province. At the tribute, the participants laid wreaths at the monument to the outstanding revolutionary in the Park of Martyrs. The house where she was

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One party for two anniversaries in Southern Camaguey

1 The usual schedule for the restoring dream was intentionally interrupted by pioneers and young people form this territory, who gathered around the Najasa Theatre, and together with the people offered a future conquering hug to the two anniversaries brought by this historic April 4th. The carrying out of the V Pioneers Congress spread to schools and communities and it

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Buenos Aires Hosts Sao Paulo Forum

1 Buenos Aires, Aug 18. – The 16th Meeting of the Sao Paulo Forum (SPF) officially opens here on Wednesday with an encounter of young people from different political parties to exchange experience and join in actions of solidarity. The young people will meet Wednesday morning in commissions and plenary sessions at the University of Madres de Plaza de Mayo,

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Immunization Against the A H1N1 Virus Underway in Cuba

1 Granma, Apr 14. -Some 373, 438 have been immunized against the A H1N1 influenza virus, which represents a third of the more than a million people, including pregnant women, adults, young people, children and all those suffering from any chronic disease, who are considered to be at high risk. This figure includes 67,026 pregnant and breastfeeding women now protected

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