Cuba studied a total of 27,329 samples to detect COVID 19, resulting in 1,844 positive. The country accumulates 10, 200,001 million samples taken and 936,809 positive.
The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean—ECLAC—and the Pan-American Health Organization—PAHO—called on Latin American and Caribbean governments to step up COVID-19 vaccination, transform health systems, increase public investment and consolidate the well-being of the people, among other measures to control the sanitary crisis in the short term.
The local authorities of the province of Matanzas called to work more in areas of greater epidemiological complexity and strengthen controls over clusters of cases.
Isla de la Juventud (Isle of Youth) stands out in Cuba for its low COVID-19 prevalence, thanks to the effectiveness of containment measures and a tight border surveillance.