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Cuba cooperates with El Salvador in disaster prevention

Between Cuba and El Salvador has a collaboration agreement on disaster prevention. As part of this team of Cuban specialists performed a case study in Berlin Township, which is expected to determine the gender social vulnerability to climate change. Read More

Cuban entities launched call for International Orchid Workshop

Soroa Orchid Botanical Garden and the University of Pinar del Rio, call for participation between 23 and 25 October at the Eighth International Workshop on Orchids.<br /> Rolando Perez, director of research at the Garden, located in Candelaria and host the event, told ACN that will address the conservation and management, collections, phytogeography, in vitro reproduction, ecology, molecular biology, plant pathology and entomology. Read More

The Pan American engineering experts gather in Havana

From Monday, April 9 meets in Havana XXXIII Convention of the Pan American Federation of Engineering (UPADI) that welcomes professionals from around 30 countries. Read More

Cuba highlighted their experience in risk reduction

Reducing disaster risks and taking action to adapt to climate change are areas identified as positive by American experts who highlighted Cuba's experience in these tasks. Read More

Study shows potential to produce organic cement

In search of alternatives to avoid environmental pollution a team of scientists at the Universidad Central Marta Abreu de Las Villas and the University of Lausanne, Switzerland, conducted a study demonstrated the possibility of producing organic cement as in the process would be replaced clinker, its main component, a mixture of material known as "metakaolin" and unburned limestone, this procedure reduces considerably the tonnes of carbon dioxide are emitted into the atmosphere. Read More

Cuban scientists received national recognition

The Central de Trabajadores de Cuba (CTC) has awarded its seal on Tuesday 70 th Anniversary to leading figures in science who have hehco contributions in different sectors at national scientific development. Read More

Cienfuegos Weather Centre provides useful information on agriculture

Farmers in the Cienfuegos province are kept informed about weather patterns and the impact on their plantations through agroclimatic newsletter, which facilitates the Provincial Meteorological Center. Read More

Continue to appear traces of native Cubans on the island

In Pinar del Rio have been reported 80 Aboriginal archaeological sites in the past found in La Palma, the Cuban experts found rustic working tools and other vestiges of a culture preagroalfarera. Read More

Cuba plans to expand its forest area by 2015

More than 270 000 hectares will be afforested with spices vegetable production and conservation, which will help to extend the forest area by 2015 Cuba. Read More

Persevering struggle to preserve the soil at Guantanamo

The floors are 35 years Cubans being protected by the Soil Station Guantanamo scientific institution which has developed a hard work that has earned international recognition and be a role model for the scientific community of the province. Read More

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