HAVANA, Cuba, Nov 19 (ACN) The second dialogue between Cuba and the European Union (EU) on Sustainable Development will be held virtually this Friday, November 20, at the headquarters of the regional group's delegation in Havana.
The issues to be discussed include the shared priorities in terms of Sustainable Development, as well as the prospects for collaboration in multilateral forums.
The Cuba-EU meeting will give continuity to the one held on April 16, 2019, by virtue of the Political Dialogue and Cooperation Agreement concluded between the parties in 2016, Cuban ministry of foreign affairs indicates.
The program also includes a meeting of representatives of the Cuban and European civil society, to be held tomorrow, in order to exchange on the role of these in the achievement of the objectives and challenges of sustainable development.
The delegations will be led by Rodolfo Reyes Rodriguez, director general of multilateral affairs and international law at Cuban foreign ministry and Jolita Butkeviciene, director for Latin America and the Caribbean at the European commission's directorate general for international cooperation and development.