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Pretoria, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday highlighted the selfless and unwavering support of the government and people of Cuba to his country, particularly in the field of public health.

Cuba prioritizes science and innovation in response to climate changeHavana, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) Cuba prioritized here on Monday science and innovation by implementing more policies to address climate change.

Cuba starts 2nd phase of Abdala vaccine candidate against Covid-19Santiago de Cuba, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) The second phase of the clinical trial of the Abdala vaccine candidate, one of the four in Cuba to prevent Covid-19, begins here on Monday, after the first phase was successful at the Saturnino Lora Hospital.

Cuba calls for educational innovation in Pedagogy Congress 2021Havana, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Minister of Education Ena Elsa Velazquez on Monday called for learning innovation in the face of the Covid-19 challenges, during the first session of the International Congress Pedagogy 2021.

Cuba's President analyzes socio-economic issues in CamagüeyCamagüey, Cuba, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) In the midst of a complex epidemiological situation, Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Monday stressed the importance of food production in the central province, a region leading livestock farming.

Cuba denounces effects of Covid-19 on women's employmentHavana, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Monday denounced the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on women, as it has increased inequalities in the world of work.

C. American lawmaker nominates Cuban doctors for Nobel Peace PrizeGuatemala, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) Guatemalan legislator to the Central American Parliament (Parlacen) Aura Lily Escobar proposed Cuba's 'Henry Reeve' Medical Contingent for the Nobel Peace Prize, it was announced on Monday.

Venezuelan president highlights cooperation alliance with CubaCaracas, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) President Nicolas Maduro on Monday highlighted the ties of friendship that unite Venezuela and Cuba, and the cooperation between the two governments.

Cuba has four Covid-19 vaccines in clinical trialsHavana, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) Achieving effective vaccines to fight Covid-19 is a constant challenge for scientists; and having four vaccine candidates in clinical trials at the same time is a broader challenge that Cuba is currently facing.

Cuban president assesses epidemiological situation in CamagüeyHavana, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel started a working visit to central Camagüey province on Monday to assess the epidemiological situation and other issues of local and national impact.

Cuba confirms 906 Covid-19 cases and two deathsHavana, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health authorities on Monday confirmed 906 new Covid-19 cases and two deaths in the last 24 hours, bringing the death toll from the pandemic to 216 in the country.