Geneva, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) At the Nutrition for Growth Summit in Tokyo on 7 – 8 December 2021, the World Health Organization (WHO) has announced six new commitments to accelerate progress on the 2025 nutrition targets which have been pushed even further off course during the pandemic.
Havana, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The Center for State Control of Medicines, Equipment and Medical Devices (CEDMED, in Spanish) on Tuesday approved the emergency use of Soberana Plus vaccine candidate for Covid-19 convalescent children aged over 2.
Washington, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) President Joe Biden on Tuesday warned his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin that the United States and Europe were prepared to impose nuclear economic sanctions against Russia should it invade Ukraine in a high-stakes video call.
Damascus, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), supported by the United States, continue their campaigns for the arrest and mandatory recruitment of dozens of minors, media and activists reported Tuesday.
United Nations, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The scourge of unsightly images of plastic refuse littering our beaches and oceans always receives much attention, but a new report by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) suggested the land we use to grow our food is contaminated with far larger quantities of plastic pollution, posing an even greater threat to food security, people’s health, and environment.
Bogota, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) Congressmen from Colombia on Tuesday sent a letter to United President Joe Biden, and Patrick Leahy, president pro tempore of the United States Senate, in which they ask to remove Cuba from the list of sponsors of terrorism.
Matanzas, Cuba, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban province of Matanzas is granting economic incentives to reverse financing or actions in the sustainable use of biological diversity, and in the confrontation and adaptation to climate change, local media reported on Tuesday.
Havana, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) Among the best 50 productions of the international phonographic industry today stands out the album El Alimento (The Food), by the Cuban group Cimafunk, due to its exceptional mix of sounds and collaborations.