Cuba: Promoting Equality as a Right and Not an Opportunity

JSC: Jamaicans in Solidarity with Cuba

July 11 2014
Jorge MattarcCuba is an example and guide to promote equality in Latin America as a right and not as an opportunity, said Jorge Mattar, director of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (CELAC).

In an exclusive interview with the Cuban News Agency (ACN), Mattar, director of the Latin American and Caribbean Institute of Economic and Social Planning of CELAC noted that despite the economic, financial and commercial blockade imposed by the United States, Cuba has a revolutionary process allowing equivalence and sovereignty of its people.

He explained that Cuban economic model has conceived a society with high level of education and low inequality, and for CELAC those are two key features of development.

Cuba has gone a long way in building a wide and influential educational system

In this regard he considered that Cuba has gone a long way in building a wide and influential educational system, and that’s part…

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