Prensa Latina |Havana, Sep 22. -The Cuban president, Miguel Díaz-Canel, exchanged with the heads of the provincial assemblies of People’s Power in a meeting about increasing people’s participation for a better society.
The meeting, held on Friday, was centered on the principles of a government of the people and for the people, always in contact with the base, reported the National Assembly of People’s Power (ANPP).
In addition, the exchange concluded a two-day working meeting in which a group of issues of great importance for Cubans was examined before the Cuban Deputy President, Salvador Valdés, and the Head of the ANPP, Esteban Lazo, stated the legislator of the Caribbean nation.
According to the report, Lazo insisted on the work’s planning, the identification of the problems, and the fact that the governmental visits’ results to a territory are known by both: the provincial Assembly and the Popular Council.
‘Where the basic delegates and representatives of key sectors in the community are,’ said the parliamentary leader. Meanwhile, the Cuban Deputy President explained that work is being done to make the methods of government management more efficient, to make it more dynamic and faster, which entails preparing the cadres and changing mentalities.
Likewise, the progress of the popular consultation process of the Constitution Draft was reviewed, about which, they said, the recurrence was evident, ‘to a greater or lesser extent, a broad agenda of proposals for addition, modification, deletion or doubts, in which there is an interest to enrich and improve the text of the proposal presented ‘.
Other issues of analysis were the state of the approaches of the population and its relationship with their delegates; the municipal self-supply of agricultural products and the behavior of the program for the construction of houses damaged by weather events, mainly in the provinces of Villa Clara and Sancti Spíritus.
Finally, Marino Murillo, head of the Commission for the Implementation of the Guidelines for Economic and Social Policy of the Party and the Revolution, presented the main aspects of the policy to face population ageing.
In this regard, he explained that the program to carry it out consists of nine principles and 76 measures, of which 59 are implemented, and stressed the importance of undertaking a group of actions in the territories aimed at increasing births.