Matanzas, Cuba, Mar 23.- Cuban Ministry of Science, Technology and the Environment (CITMA) called for the 11th International Symposium on Handling of Swamplands, with topics prioritized on conservation of these important and vulnerable ecosystems.
Havana, Cuba, Mar 22.- The installment of portable desalination units in coastal towns is a way for the Russian federation to help Cuba palliate the negative effects of the drought hitting the island-nation.
Havana, Cuba, Mar 16.- A specialist of the National Water Resources Institute (INHR) said in Havana that of the country’s 168 municipalities, 141 are affected by the persistent drought associated to the lack of available superficial and underground water.
Paris, Feb 28.- A delegation from the National Institute of Hydraulic Resource of Cuba has complied in France with a broad agenda aimed at exploring technologies that allow a better distribution and use of water, Abel Salas, the entity's first vice president, said.
Havana, Feb 27.- Cuba, under the auspices of the UN Development Program (UNDP), is implementing a strategic flora and fauna conservation and preservation initiative that involves an undertaking to implement a series of concrete actions until the year 2020.
Matanzas, Cuba, Feb 20.- Vietnam’s National Assembly (VNA) Vice President, Tong Thi Phong, highlighted the work done by Cuban authorities on environmental protection.
Havana, Feb 17.- The president of the National Institute of Water Resources (INRH), Ines Maria Chapman, asserted that droughts in Cuba are more frequent and longer every time.
Havana, Feb 13.- Cuba and China recently committed to strengthening their cooperation in the strategically important developmental areas of renewable energy and industry.
Havana, Cuba, Feb 10.- Specialists from Operation 15 Program whose objective is to stop processes that leads to drought and desertification in four countries among them Cuba and Namibia has created a communication strategy for the sustainable management of the land.
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.