Havana, Oct 2. -The First National Conference of the Cuban Union of Informaticians (UIC) opened in Havana on Tuesday to approve the organization's new goals, based on work policies and strategies.
Rome, Oct 1. -FAO Director-General Jose Graziano da Silva has highlighted the importance to advance Agenda 2030 from a turning point in agriculture and the food production system.
Jakarta, Sep 29. -The death toll after the earthquake and the tsunami that hit the Indonesian island of Celebes on Friday has increased to 384, the National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) reported on Saturday.
United Nations, Sep 27. -Authorities from several countries in Latin America and the Caribbean signed the first environmental agreement for the region, which seeks to implement the rights of access to timely and reliable environmental information.
Washington, Sep 25. -More than a quarter of a million people live with tuberculosis (TB) in the Americas and 24,000 died from this cause in 2017, warns a PAHO report, which circulates today.
Havana, Sep 24. -With the aim of raising public awareness on the risks of cardiovascular diseases (CVD) and promoting healthy lifestyles, Cuba is celebrating as of Monday World Heart Week with several activities.
Havana, Sep 22. -During last night, a strong tropical wave in the Atlantic East of the Lesser Antilles Arc continued to gain in organization and became the tropical depression number 11 of the current hurricane season.
Havana, Sep 21. -Climate change, human impacts and maritime-recreational development are among the issues of the 11th Congress on Marine Sciences, to be held on October 15th-19th, the organizing committee posted on its website today.
Washington, Sep 20. - After a month in orbit, NASA's Parker Solar Probe sent the first images of its approach to the sun, as proof of the reliability of its instruments, NASA highlights today.
Mexico, Sep 19. -There are currently 483 properties at risk in Mexico City and awaiting demolition, one year after the earthquake on September 19th, 2017, Citizen Collective Nosotros denounced today.