Addis Abeba (ENA) july 18/2020 Cuba needs to increase its relationship with Ethiopia in areas of training, sport, and science and expertise, Ambassador Vilma Thomas stated. 

In an unique interview with ENA, Cuba’s Ambassador to Ethiopia Vilma Thomas stated the relation between the 2 nations is nice, however must be  fostered in varied sectors.

Ethiopia and Cuba have been enhancing cooperation in areas of mutual curiosity to consolidate  bilateral relation.

“We have signed recently a cooperation agreement in health. And we are almost in the last stage of negotiations to conclude agreements in areas like sport and education,” she added.

The ambassador additionally acknowledged that the nations are working collectively in science and expertise in addition to different areas of scientific curiosity.

Amongst these is “biotechnology because Cuba has been able to develop many vaccines and treatments that I think can be potential areas of cooperation with Ethiopia.”

In line with Ambassador Thomas, the nations have strengthened relations in worldwide boards by supporting every one other on problems with mutual curiosity.

“Cuba is especially very grateful to Ethiopia in its position with regard to the U. S. economic, financial and commercial embargo against Cuba, which has been condemned by the international community at UN and also by the African Union,” she famous.

Recalling the cooperation of the nations in well being since 1978, the ambassador identified that   Cuban medical doctors are working in Ethiopia to offer help in coaching and dealing within the pedagogical facet of the career.  

“Despite this, the number of doctors we have in Ethiopia is not as much as it used to be. This, of course, is an area where I think we can widen our cooperation with Ethiopia.”

Ambassador Thomas additionally expressed the willingness of her nation with the best literacy fee the world over to share its expertise within the sector.

This achievement of ours has been even acknowledged by UNESCO and efficiently utilized in many nations of the world, she famous, including that training can be an space the place Ethiopia can profit from Cuba.

In the present day marks the 45th anniversary of the institution of diplomatic relations between Ethiopia and 


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