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.
Kingston, Sep 15. - Jamaica's emergency response agencies are on alert today due to the heavy rains that await the passage of Tropical Storm Isaac.
Havana, Sep 13. Tropical Storm Isaac is now coming closer to the Lesser Antilles with sustained maximum winds of 75 kilometers per hour and higher gusts, according to the Cuban Institute of Meteorology.
Havana,Sep 4.- This afternoon, hurricane Florence continued to gain in intensity with maximum sustained winds of 140 kilometers per hour with higher gusts and its central pressure is 984, characterized as Category 1 in the Saffir Simpson Scale.