Amsterdam, Feb 8.- The Dutch government announced today the signing of a joint agreement with Japan and the United Nations to create the Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation in the European country.
Guantanamo, Cuba, Feb 7.- The decrease in the level of several reservoirs, due to the intense drought that strikes the western part of Guantánamo province, forces a new strategy in the distribution of water to the inhabitants of the provincial capital, Cuba´s sixth most populated city.
La Paz, Feb 2.- The Cuban medical brigade celebrates 11 years of presence in Bolivia with the satisfaction of having served more than 65 million patients, affirmed the chief of assistance of the doctors, Alina Ochoa.
Havana, Cuba, Feb 1.- In an effort to have their own space for debate and to share criteria on Cuban society, the Cuban youths have launched a blog which is part of actions to celebrate the 55th anniversary of the Cuban Young Communist League.
Havana, Jan 31.- The Cuban Botanical Society (SCB) and the Environmental Agency (AMA) announced the celebration of the World Wetlands Day with activities dedicated to the conservation of mangroves.
Havana, Cuba, Jan 26.- The representative of the National Hydraulic Resources Institute, Janet Triana talked about the current drought and actions to cover the water supply to the population in the province of Santiago de Cuba.
Santiago de Cuba, Jan 25.- A tasting that favored greater knowledge about coffee, a thousand-year-old beverage, was held at the Dranguet House by the French expert Jean Christophe Galland, as part of the ongoing international project in this city to keep that legacy alive.
Havana, Jan 20.- Over 250 specialists from USA, United Kingdom, Italy and Cuba will be attending the International Workshop on Pulmonary Vascular Disease next Monday, the Publi Health Ministry reported.
Havana,,Cuba, Jan 19.- The first accelerometer network, important tool for the Civil Defense, will be installed in the eastern city of Santiago de Cuba as part of the cooperation efforts of the Republic of China with the National Seismology Research Center in that part of the country.
Havana, Cuba, Jan 17.- The earth shook under the feet of Cubans in the eastern part of the island overnight Tuesday in what some described as a very strong tremor, a 5.5 magnitude quake in the Richter scale, which left no human victims or property damage.