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Cuba votes in referendum its new Family Code


This September 25, Cuba submits the new Family Code to a popular referendum, a step that will decide on the entry into force of this important legislation. From seven in the morning, the more than 24,000 polling stations in the country will open their doors in a civic and democratic process that constitutes an unprecedented event: never before has a law been submitted to the will of the people, who will have the last word (Yes or No), which as simple as it may seem, has great significance for the present and future of the nation.

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Cuban President votes in a referendum on the Family Code


The President of the Republic of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, and his wife Lis Cuesta arrived at 7:48 in the morning at school 3 of constituency 57, in the municipality of Playa, where they exercised their right to vote in the popular referendum. of the Family Code. At the end of the process, he told the press that it is going to be an intense day, which we arrived at as a result of a process that had to do with the construction of a fair, necessary, up-to-date, modern regulation that gives rights and guarantees to all people and diversities of families and creeds.

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The code that Cuban families deserve


The Family Code will be made available to the people of Cuba for its ratification in a referendum next Sunday, September 25, as was reported in the recently concluded National Assembly of People’s Power in the work session on July 22 last. This is the text that results after the popular consultation stage is completed and responds to the mandate established in the Eleventh Transitory Provision of the Constitution of the Republic of Cuba proclaimed on April 10, 2019, which orders the highest legislative body to order the start of the process that concluded on April 30 and the final step that is yet to come.

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Perfecting the animal health system in Cuba

Cuba cuidado animal

The mission of Animal Health includes preventing the introduction of exotic diseases in the country, monitoring the surveillance system, veterinary diagnosis and the programs for the prevention and control of diseases, which guarantee the control of productions in the agriculture and food sector. These, among other premises, led to the passing on May 22 of a policy to overhaul the animal health system, reports Dr. Yobani Gutiérrez Ravelo.