Cuba

Cuba not returning to capitalism despite U.S. deal: Castro’s daughter Reuters, December 119, 2014

Uruguay leader confirms Guantanamo deal, chides US on Cuba AFP, December 5, 2014

Why the US-Cuba Deal Really Is a Victory for the Cuban Revolution By Tom Hayden, The Nation, December 17, 2014

Panama Officially Invites Cuba to Summit of the Americas National Network on Cuba, December 8, 2014

Sending off the 23rd Friendshipment Caravan By Jane Franklin, July 6, 2012 (Word document)

House Bill to legalize travel between US and Cuba Ask your representative to co-sponsor. March 7, 2009

President Obama should end the Cuban embargo By John Lear and Marisela Fleites-Lear, February 27, 2009
Some additional websites and articles on the Environment and Sustainable Development in Cuba:

BIODIVERSITY AND PROTECTED REGIONS

Deep Cuba” by Chris Clarke and Bill Belleville, Earth Island Journal
http://www.earthisland.org/journal/index.php/eij/article/deep_cuba/

Cuba Naturally” by Steve Winter, National Geographic, November 2003,
http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/ngm/0311/feature4/index.html

The Nature of Cuba by Eugene Linden, Smithsonian Magazine, May 2003
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/The_Nature_of_Cuba.html

RENEWABLE ENERGY

Eco Cuba Network Environment and Sustainability Resources
Videos, audio, articles
The Sol of Cuba by Laurie Stone, Home Power #55, October/November 1996 (PDF) [Free registration required]

Revolutionary Education by Laurie Stone, Home Power #86, December 2001/January 2002 (PDF)

Teaching Cuba’s Energy Revolution, by Laurie Stone, Solar Today, January/February 2009 (PDF)

La Revolucion Energetica, by Laurie Stone, Renewable Energy World, April 9, 2009
SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE

Cuba’s New Agricultural Revolution: The Transformation of Food Crop Production in Contemporary Cuba, by Laura Enriquez, May 2000  

Cultivating Havana: Urban Agriculture and Food Security in the Years of Crisis by Catherine Murphy, Feb 18, 1999

“The Greening of Cuba,” by Peter Rosset. ACLA Report on the Americas, 1994
http://interconnection.org/resources/cuba.htm

HEALTH CARE AND TRADITIONAL MEDICINE

Cuba’s Cure: Why is Cuba exporting its health care miracle to the world’s poor?

URBAN SUSTAINABILITY
The Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil
Community Solutions, February 2006
EXAMPLES OF POTENTIAL US-CUBA SCIENTIFIC COLLABORATION

To Protect the Gulf of Mexico: U.S.-Cuba Cooperation on Marine Conservation, International Policy Report by Wayne Smith and Jennifer Schuett, December 2007 [PDF]

Facing the Storms Together: CIP convenes first U.S. – Cuba hurricane conference, International Policy Report by Wayne Smith and Jennifer Schuett, August 2007 [PDF]