#Cuba

  • Article: 18 Photos of Protest and Pollution from Around the World This Week

    18 Photos of Protest and Pollution from Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|May 17, 2019

    These photos show the commitment of activists all around the world. Read more

  • Article: Gay Pride Crackdown: 4 Things to Know About LGBTQ Rights in Cuba

    Gay Pride Crackdown: 4 Things to Know About LGBTQ Rights in Cuba

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Joe McCarthy|May 16, 2019

    The country has made progress in recent years, but a backlash could be brewing. Read more

  • Feature: Cuban Designers Are at the Forefront of the Sustainable Fashion Revolution

    Cuban Designers Are at the Forefront of the Sustainable Fashion Revolution

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Erica Sanchez|June 8, 2018

    Designers in Cuba are reinventing fashion with plastics and other recycled materials. Read more

  • Article: Kenya Is Importing 100 Doctors from Cuba to Fill Gaps in Its Hospitals

    Kenya Is Importing 100 Doctors from Cuba to Fill Gaps in Its Hospitals

    From Voice of America|March 27, 2018

    Kenya has one doctor for every 24,000 residents. Read more

  • Article: Hurricane-Battered Cuba Has Sent 750 Doctors to Other Caribbean Islands to Help After Irma

    Hurricane-Battered Cuba Has Sent 750 Doctors to Other Caribbean Islands to Help After Irma

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 12, 2017

    Cuba has its own medical needs at home, but that didn't stop it from helping out its neighbors. Read more

  • Article: The 11 Biggest Global Citizens in Latin Music Right Now

    The 11 Biggest Global Citizens in Latin Music Right Now

    By Phineas Rueckert|July 21, 2017

    Shak, Lin-Manuel, Mr. Worldwide. These artists are superstars, and super-givers, as well. Read more

  • Article: Trump’s Reversal of the Cuba Travel Policy Will Hurt Cuban Women the Most

    Trump’s Reversal of the Cuba Travel Policy Will Hurt Cuban Women the Most

    By Phineas Rueckert|CHIME FOR CHANGE|June 16, 2017

    The short-sighted policy could harm a generation of Cuban women entrepreneurs and business owners. Read more

  • Article: For These Cuban Jazz Musicians, Music Was More Than Just a Way Out of Poverty

    For These Cuban Jazz Musicians, Music Was More Than Just a Way Out of Poverty

    By Phineas Rueckert|April 18, 2017

    Jazz musicians Pedrito Martinez, Edgar Pantoja-Aleman and Sebastian Natal stopped by Global Citizen. Read more