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Northern Cayo Coco key home to first environmental beach in Cuba. File photo
Northern Cayo Coco key home to first environmental beach in Cuba

Ciego de Ávila, June 18 (RHC)-- Las Coloradas in Cayo Coco, on Cuba's northern coast, has been granted the status of Environmental Beach following an evaluatio... More

Debate on conservation of agricultural biodiversity in biosphere reserves in Cuba

Cayo Santa Maria, June 15 (RHC)-- The Fifth Meeting of the Steering Committee of the International Project "Conservation of Agricultural Biodiversity in Bi... More

  European Commission Seeks to Ban Plastic Plates, Cutlery and Straws.  Photo: AFP
European Commission Seeks to Ban Plastic Plates, Cutlery and Straws

Brussels, June 5 (RHC)-- The European Commission is seeking to ban an array of single-use plastic items, including plastic plates, cutlery and straws, in effort... More

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Study shows climate change is weakening Gulf Stream ocean currents

New York, May 28 (RHC)-- In climate news, new research finds the Atlantic Ocean’s Gulf Stream current has weakened dramatically in recent years ... More

Sub-tropical storm Alberto forms in Caribbean.  Photo: US National Hurricane Center
Subtropical Storm Alberto forms in Caribbean

Miami, May 25 (RHC)-- The first named storm of the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season has formed, according to the U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami. ... More

Cuban and U.S. specialists conduct joint expedition to the coasts of South Florida Keys

Havana, May 23 (RHC)-- A joint expedition of specialists from Cuba and the United States took place from May 17th to the 22nd... More

Cuba's system against climate change characterized as unique

Havana, May 9 (RHC)-- The representative of the World Food Program in Cuba, Laura Melo, has characterized the island's risk management and adaptation to climate... More

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17 U.S. states sue to block EPA from weakening fuel-efficiency car standards

Sacramento, May 9 (RHC)-- California and 16 other U.S. states have sued to stop the Environmental Protection Agency, the EPA, from weakening fuel-efficiency aut... More

HSBC pledges to roll back financing of fossil fuel projects.  Photo: AP
HSBC pledges to roll back financing of fossil fuel projects

New York, April 24 (RHC)-- In a major victory for environmentalists in the U.S., banking giant HSBC has announced that it will no longer finance the development... More

  Toxic levels in Chicago's water at high levels.   Photo: File photo
Levels of Toxic Lead Exceed FDA Limit in 30% of Chicago Water Samples

Chicago, April 18 (RHC)-- In the U.S. city of Chicago, a new analysis of hundreds of drinking water samples finds toxic lead was found in the water of nearly 70... More

  • Cuban historian: the public debate is a fundamental step in any constitutional reform process
  • Cuban media follows closely the public debate on the draft Constitution
  • Fidel Castro: “I'm not important. It is the six million Cubans back home that follow this visit who matter to me"
  • Eusebio Leal: the public debate on the draft of constitution allows for advancing towards a stronger, more united nation
  • Cuban-American: our participation in the constitutional reform process can help us find the way to talk with just one voice
  • Cuban-Americans need to put pressure on their senators and congresspeople to change U.S.-policy towards Cuba


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