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Mexico, 7 Nov (Prensa Latina) Child sexual abuse currently has a tendency to increase, according to the research ''Diagnosis of the situation of child sexual abuse in a context of violence against children in Mexico.''

Santiago de Chile, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) Latin America and the Caribbean, a region that has achieved good results in the struggle against hunger, has reported a slowdown in the past three years with little progress in mitigating a scourge that affects some 39 million people.

Havana, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) The 16th Pan-American Nursing Research Colloquium is focusing on Wednesday on the provision of services in Latin American and Caribbean communities with participation of representatives of 21 countries at Havana''s Conference Center.

Mogadishu, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) Female genital mutilation (FGM), considered by the UN a crime against minors and which is common in Somalia, tends to decrease, according to a study whose results were published on Wednesday in local media.

Wuzhen, China, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) China urged the peaceful use of the Internet and its application to stimulate and ensure the equitable progress and welfare of the international community.

New Delhi, Nov 7 (PL) India has been elected as a member of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Council for another 4-year term (2019-2022), the news was spread in New Delhi on Wednesday.

Havana, Nov 6 (Prensa Latina) Specialists from Cuba and the United States recently discussed a cooperation agreement on meteorology and climate signed between the two countries in 2016, Cuban authorities informed on Tuesday.

Havana, Nov 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has one nurse for every 123 inhabitants, Cuban Health Minister Jose Angel Portal said on Tuesday during the inaugural conference of the 16th Pan-American Colloquium on Nursing Research attended by delegates from 21 countries.

06 de noviembre de 2018, 14:04Tripoli, Nov 6 (Prensa Latina) The undersecretary of the Libyan Ministry of Health, Mohammed Haitham, on Tuesday rejected the decision by the Presidential Council (PC) to reduce the salaries of employees in this sector by up to 20 percent.

Quito, Nov 6 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of 197 countries are meeting in Quito on Tuesday, on the second day of the 13th Meeting of the Parties of the Montreal Protocol, in order to protect Earth''s ozone layer.

Havana, Nov 6 (Prensa Latina) The worsening of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed on Cuba by the United States affects academic exchange between the two nations, Maria Isabel Dominguez, a sociologist with the Center of Psychological and Social Research (CIPS), said in Havana on Tuesday.