UN Undersecretary Fulfills a Broad Agenda in Cuba

Havana, May 11 (Prensa Latina) Under Secretary General of the United Nations, Amina Mohammed, fulfills today a broad agenda in Cuba, framed in the closing session of the 37th Period of Sessions of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC).

Mohammed intervened this morning in the ECLAC forum, at the Havana’s Convention Center, in which she urged, an increase in South-South cooperation and triangular character, in view of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda Sustainable Development.

According to sources from the UN and the Cuban Foreign Ministry, the undersecretary general will hold a dialogue here with senior officials of the island and with representatives of the organization made up of 193 member states. The visitor will return to New York, headquarters of the United Nations, on Sunday.

Prior to Mohammed, the UN Secretary General, António Guterres visited Cuba, where he participated on Tuesday in the opening of the 37th Period of Sessions of the ECLAC, and spoke with the Cuban president, Miguel Díaz-Canel.

Guterres described the relationship between the United Nations and the island as exemplary.

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