Havana - President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Friday praised the contribution from Cuba's scientific community to fight Covid-19.
'For our scientists is today's applause too,' the president asked on his Twitter account to highlight the efforts of workers in that sector who, like health professionals, deserve the acknowledgement of society on May 1.
The head of State shared a report about Thursday's meeting with public health and scientific experts from several sectors, who discussed the results of a multidisciplinary study on the relationship between climate and the trends of the novel coronavirus.
In that regard, the director of the Institute of Meteorology, Dr. Celso Pazos Alberdi, referred to studies that show that there is no evidence of a possible reduction in Covid-19 contagions under conditions of high temperature and relative humidity.
Participants at the meeting also debated the strategies implemented in Cuba to prevent patients from evolving into serious forms of the disease.
They also noted the possibilities of Cuban medications to strengthen people's immune system, like the CIGB2020 vaccine candidate and the Cuban vaccine against meningitis Va-Mengoc BC.
The International Film and Television School (EICTV), located in San Antonio de los Baños, Artemisa, in compliance with the General Regulations of the Institution and the established procedure for the call, evaluation and selection of the Heads and Coordinators of some Departments, summons to filmmakers from all over the world -especially from Latin America- with artistic and teaching experiences to work at EICTV during the Regular Course (January 2021 – July 2022).Read More
Art instructors and cultural promoters return to their classrooms and offices of the Raymundo Valenzuela House of Culture in San Antonio de los Baños, with the established hygiene measures. This time they return with the task of organizing the activity plan for the upcoming summer.Read More
Havana - The Historian of Havana, Eusebio Leal, today valued the vedette, Rosita Fornes, as a great Cuban, during the funeral of the artist that takes place in the capital Martí Theater.Read More