Sancti Spíritus

Chatting with Ronald Hernandez (+photos)

I cannot determine the moment in which Ronald and I became friends on Facebook. And I must confess that I was never inclined to tour his profile until I discovered that he could be a source of information about the work of the Cuban health brigade in Liberia. When I …»

Trinidad Nurse in The Time of Ebola (+photos)

“Are you nuts? Those who go there don’t come back”. This was how he was openly addressed in the street as soon as people knew he would leave for Sierra Leone, to fight Ebola. But, when you hold firm convictions, nothing matters. He completed his military service in Angola, in …»

Revival of Agriculture in the Valley of San Luis

The Valley of the Sugar Mills is a unique landscape created by Mother Nature in the province of Sancti Spiritus. Nearly two centuries ago, this area gave rise to the economic and social flourishing of the village of Trinidad, where this valley is found.»

Sancti Spiritus Health Workers Willing to Fight Ebola

Over 500 health workers from the central Cuban province of Sancti Spiritus have voluntarily registered themselves to leave for African countries, in order to help in the eradication of Ebola. Dr. Aris Fontain Espinosa, head of the cooperation department of the Provincial Health Management, told the press that the territory …»