Viewing Campaign News from November 2020

Two British Professors nominate Cuban medics for Nobel Peace Prize

Campaign News | Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Dr Alpesh Maisuria, University of the West of England, and Dr Matt Henn, Nottingham Trent University, have formally nominated Cuba’s Henry Reeve International Medical Brigade to receive the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize. In his nomination Dr Henn said ‘Many thousands of medics from the Henry Reeve International Medical Brigade have travelled to ... read more

Rachel Hopkins MP nominates Cuban medics for Nobel Peace Prize

Campaign News | Friday, 20 November 2020

British Member of Parliament, Rachel Hopkins, has nominated Cuba’s Henry Reeve International Medical Brigade to receive the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize. Rachel Joins fellow MPs Grahame Morris and Navendu Mishra in making a formal nomination. In her submission to the Norwegian Nobel Committee Rachel Hopkins MP explained that ‘After COVID-19 was declared ... read more

Third British member of parliament Navendu Mishra MP nominates Cuban medics for Nobel Peace Prize

Campaign News | Monday, 16 November 2020

Navendu Mishra MP has become the third British MP to formally nominate the Henry Reeve International Medical Brigade for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize. He is the Labour Member of Parliament for Stockport in the North West of England. In his nomination Navendu Mishra MP said ‘Over the past fifteen years, 10,000 ... read more

CSC joined by Cuban Ambassador to the U.S in online meeting -

Campaign News | Thursday, 12 November 2020

On 9 November, CSC continued its programme of online meetings by hosting the Cuban Ambassador to the United States, José Ramón Cabañas in a special discussion following the election of President-elect Joe Biden. Accompanying Ambassador Cabañas for the online meeting “Responses to the US election – what now for Cuba?” ... read more

Maxine Peake records message in support of Nobel Peace Prize Campaign

Campaign News | Tuesday, 10 November 2020

British actress Maxine Peake has recorded a video message in support of the campaign to award Cuba's Henry Reeve International Medical Brigade the Nobel Peace Prize. Maxine said, "I hope that millions of people will get the opportunity to hear of this amazing story of human solidarity across borders." The Henry Reeve ... read more

Elaine Smith MSP nominates Cuban medics for Nobel Peace Prize

Campaign News | Tuesday, 3 November 2020

Elaine Smith MSP nominates Cuban medics for Nobel Peace Prize Elaine Smith, member of the Scottish Parliament, has formally nominated Cuba’s Henry Reeve International Medical Brigade to receive the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize. In her nomination submission to the Norwegian Nobel Committee Elaine Smith MSP explained that ‘Since 2005 the Cuban doctors, nurses ... read more

CSC to host post US election special discussion with José Ramon Cabaňas, Cuba’s ambassador to the US

Campaign News | Thursday, 29 October 2020

On Monday 9 November at 6:30pm, the Cuba Solidarity Campaign will host a post-election special with Jose Cabanas, Cuba’s ambassador to the United States. The discussion will cover the impact of four year’s of the Trump presidency on the economy and people of Cuba, what the worst and best case scenarios ... read more

Professor Helen Colley nominates Cuban medics for Nobel Peace Prize

Campaign News | Wednesday, 28 October 2020

Press release28th October 2020 Professor Helen Colley nominates Cuban medics for Nobel Peace Prize Professor Helen Colley, has formally nominated Cuba’s Henry Reeve International Medical Brigade to receive the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize. In her nomination Professor Colley said: ‘Cuba's Henry Reeve International Medical Brigade have shown an inspirational commitment to saving lives across ... read more

British Member of Parliament formally nominates Cuban medics for Nobel Peace Prize

Campaign News | Thursday, 15 October 2020

Press Release British MP Grahame Morris has made a formal nomination to the Norwegian Nobel Committee for Cuba’s Henry Reeve International Medical Brigade to be awarded the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize. In his submission to the organisation on 15 October Mr Morris said: "The Henry Reeve International Medical Brigade's response to Covid-19 is ... read more

United in solidarity: building friendship & understanding between Cuba & UK

Campaign News | Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Why and how we stand together to defeat the blockade and US aggression against Cuba About this Event: with guest speakers René González, Miami 5 hero who spent 13 years in US prison (Cuba) Len McCluskey, General Secretary, Unite the Union (UK) Her Excellency Bárbara Elena Montalvo Álvarez, Cuban ambassador to the United Kingdom Ulises Guilarte ... read more