Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Uncontrolled fire sweeps Uruguay's eastern seaside resort http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49874&SEO=uncontrolled-fire-sweeps-uruguays-eastern-seaside-resort Montevideo, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) A wildfire that has already devastated more than 1,000 hectares of forest continues today out of control at La Esmeralda Spa, in the eastern Uruguayan department of Rocha. Cuba denounces the impact of the US blockade on its health system http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49844&SEO=cuba-denounces-the-impact-of-the-us-blockade-on-its-health-system United Nations, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuba denounced today the negative impact of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States almost 60 years ago on the island's health programs. Coral reef in southern central Cuba deemed prosperous http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49819&SEO=coral-reef-in-southern-central-cuba-deemed-prosperous Sancti Spíritus, Cuba, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Specialists from the Center for Environmental Services of the central province of Sancti Spíritus, today describe as prosperous the state of the coral reef located south of the city of Trinidad. Venezuela urges to renew multilateralism in favor of climate http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49811&SEO=venezuela-urges-to-renew-multilateralism-in-favor-of-climate Caracas, Dec 10 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza urged the international community today to renew its commitment to multilateralism and international law to address the global climate crisis, the Foreign Ministry said. Cuba is an example in care for people with disabilities http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49801&SEO=cuba-is-an-example-in-care-for-people-with-disabilities Foto: Periódico AhoraHolguin, Cuba, Dec 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuba today is an example to the world for its political commitment to caring for people with disabilities, according to the President of the Federation of Non-Governmental Organizations for Disability in Ecuador, Patricia Mena. Haiti requests UN compensation for introducing cholera (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49788&SEO=haiti-requests-un-compensation-for-introducing-cholera-photos FotosPL: Aldo CaminoPort-au-Prince, Dec 10 (Prensa Latina) Haiti's social and political organizations are requesting this Tuesday that the United Nations compensate the victims of cholera, which since 2010 has officially claimed some 10,000 lives. WHO calls to meet health and development goals by 2030 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49745&SEO=who-calls-to-meet-health-and-development-goals-by-2030 Muscat, Oman, Dec. 9 (Prensa Latina) Accelerating actions to reduce premature mortality from non-communicable diseases (NCDs) by one third and promote mental health is the purpose of a WHO Global Meeting, which begins this Monday in this capital. Around 761,00 children displaced by storms in the Caribbean http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49724&SEO=around-76100-children-displaced-by-storms-in-the-caribbean United Nations, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Approximately 761,000 children were internally displaced by storms in the Caribbean from 2014 to 2018, and that is also the hottest five-year period recorded, a UNICEF report confirmed. Climate Summit alerts on ocean's oxygen loss by 2100 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49718&SEO=climate-summit-alerts-on-oceans-oxygen-loss-by-2100 Madrid, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The global oxygen inventory could be reduced by three or four percent by the end of the century, according to a new report by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature, presented on Saturday in this capital at the Climate Summit. Mexico puts a very special communications satellite into orbit http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49678&SEO=mexico-puts-a-very-special-communications-satellite-into-orbit Mexico, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) Mexico launched a very special communications satellite, the AzTechSat-1, built by students and teachers of the Popular Autonomous University of the State of Puebla (UPAEP) and NASA. Venezuela to open International University of Communication http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49638&SEO=venezuela-to-open-international-university-of-communication Caracas, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) The opening of the new International University of Communication, an initiative of the recently concluded I International Communication Congress held here, will open up new options for the people of Latin America and the world, according to Mexican philosopher Fernando Buen Abad. Alert on the increase of CO2 emissions at COP25 in Madrid http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49606&SEO=alert-on-the-increase-of-co2-emissions-at-cop25-in-madrid By Ana Laura Arbesu Madrid, Dec 4 (Prensa-Latina) Global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions will increase 0.6 percent in 2019, according to the Global Carbon Project report presented on Wednesday at the 25th UN Climate Change Conference, in its first week. Bolivians in poor communities suffer lack of healthcare http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49588&SEO=bolivians-in-poor-communities-suffer-lack-of-healthcare La Paz, Dec 3 (Prensa Latina) Many Bolivian families in remote communities and populous cities like El Alto today do not have access to physicians and health personnel, whose presence was reduced or eliminated after the coup d'état against Evo Morales. Brazil, China to jointly launch satellite http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49558&SEO=brazil-china-to-jointly-launch-satellite Brasilia, Dec 3 (Prensa Latina) The CBERS-4A satellite, created in collaboration between Brazil and China, will be launched on December 17, according to the National Institute for Space Research. World meeting on information and communications starts in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49523&SEO=world-meeting-on-information-and-communications-starts-in-cuba Havana, Dec 2 (Prensa Latina) With the participation of representatives from Ecuador, Brazil, Mexico and another dozen countries, the 10th International Meeting of Information and Communication Researchers and Experts(ICOM 2019) starts here this Monday. Climate crisis is in sight, Guterres alerts at COP25 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49516&SEO=climate-crisis-is-in-sight-guterres-alerts-at-cop25 Madrid, Dec 2 (Prensa Latina) The Secretary General of the United Nations, António Guterres, reflected on the current climate crisis, a phenomenon he underlined, is on the rise and at a point of no return on the horizon. Communities make a difference in the fight against AIDS http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49506&SEO=communities-make-a-difference-in-the-fight-against-aids Havana, Dec 1 (Prensa Latina) A global educational campaign for prevention against HIV/ AIDS is celebrated today all over the planet, focusing on the role of social and health worker communities, and associations of people living with that disease. About five thousand tons of crude oil collected along Brazil's coast http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49461&SEO=about-five-thousand-tons-of-crude-oil-collected-along-brazils-coast Brasilia, Nov 29 (Prensa Latina) About 5,000 tons of oil were collected off the coast of Brazil, since the first oil slicks appeared on August 30, the Navy reported. Traditional healthy diets highlighted in Rome http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49389&SEO=traditional-healthy-diets-highlighted-in-rome Rome,  (Prensa Latina) The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the Italian government today analyzed the value of traditional healthy diets, such as the Mediterranean diet, to achieve a food system that is respectful of the environment, culture and well-being, essential for sustainable development. Albania declares state of emergency due to devastating earthquake http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=49366&SEO=albania-declares-state-of-emergency-due-to-devastating-earthquake Tirana, Nov 27 (Prensa Latina) Albania on Wednesday decreed the State of Emergency following Tuesday's strong earthquake that killed at least 26 people, injured more than 650 and left unprecedented material losses, yet to be calculated.