He proffered the see that the proposed areas of cooperation would be of tremendous advantage to the Caribbean community. Mister. Santokhi made the comments throughout a press conference, at the end of the one-day meeting, at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre. He or she said a decision was used at the meeting for CARICOM and Cuba to “further solidify” their 50-year family bonds. “Cuba has also been invited to take part in the CARICOM Ministerial Task Force spearheading this initiative. Cuba has also offered great assistance in the area of disaster administration, as we both face the existential threat posed simply by climate change, ” Mister. Santokhi stated. President of the Republic of Suriname plus Chairman of CARICOM, Chandrikapersad Santokhi, described yesterday’s Eighth CARICOM-Cuba Summit as “most productive”. President associated with Cuba Miguel Díaz-Canel and his Suriname counterpart and CARICOM Chairman, Chandrikapersad Santokhi, in yesterday’s press conference adopting the Eighth CARICOM-Cuba Summit at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre. (Photo credit: T. Barker/BGIS) Author: Sharon Austin/BGIS He or she noted that cooperation will be extended in many areas, which includes health. He added that will closer collaboration with Cuba had been proposed in agriculture, as CARICOM moves to raise its production to meet its 25 per cent reduction of food imports target by 2025. Source: https://gisbarbados.gov.bb/blog/8th-caricom-cuba-summit-described-as-productive/ “We have concluded our Peak with a Declaration, which has been followed, and this Declaration will information us in the future, to reinforce our…relations as we move on to another 50 years of close cooperation, ” the CARICOM leader stated.