Cuban Biotechnology

Includes several abstracts of biotechnology articles written in Cuba in the Publications section.

User Benefits of Urban Agriculture in Havana, Cuba

Complete MSc thesis (McGill University, December 2000) examining the benefits of urban agriculture in Havana. (December 1, 2000)

Latin American School of Medical Sciences

Photo essay featuring free medical school training in Cuba for poor Latin American students. Also offers scholarships for underpriviledged students from the USA.

Cuba Goes Green: Government-Run Vegetable Gardens Sprout in

Details the state-sponsorship of urban agriculture in Cuba in response to the food crisis of the 1990s. (December 1, 1999)

Educational Trips

Offers educational study trips to the island. Offers testimonials, mission statement, payment and registration options and contact information.

Cienfuegos, the Capital of Urban Agriculture in Cuba

An agronomist, professor, and researcher at the University of Cienfuegos, Cuba, writes briefly of the development of urban agriculture in his city. Includes graphs and photos. (February 2, 1999)

Posgraduate courses in Cuba

Official page of posgraduate courses in Cuba. Courses, masters, Doctorates, Spanish courses offered by universities in Cuba.

Greening of Cuba

Full-text article from Earth Island Journal by Peter Rosset, an agricultural ecologist, executive director of Food First, and one of the leading experts on ecological farming in Cuba. (January 1, 1995)

Havana's Popular Gardens: Sustainable Urban Agriculture

Describes the growth of sustainable, urban agriculture to confront the food shortages of the 1990s

Green Cuba

An early article on Cuba's adoption of ecological development practices. (November 1, 1992)