CRI welcomes Sissi Rodríguez, who recently joined the board. She is the Executive Director of Roots of Hope, a nonprofit organization focused on connecting young Cubans on and off the island.
FIU students, faculty, staff, and alumni share their reactions to and reflections on the news of Fidel Castro's death.
The panel, entitled "State of Affairs: Cuba Today," will address Cuban cultural identity, tourism, and the reinsertion of Cuba into a global market.
Join the Václav Havel Program for Human Rights and Diplomacy for an engaging presentation and dialogue focused on human rights, Cuba, and the international community. Distinguished member of the European Parliament Pavel Telička will be joined by three prominent figures of the Cuban democratic opposition, Rosa María Payá, Pedro Fuentes-Cid, and Orlando Gutiérrez.
Together with the FIU Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management and CRI, the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center is sponsoring a panel discussion on the current status and future prospects of Cuba's tourist industry.
Dr. Carmelo Mesa-Lago coordinated a group of five experts to conduct 80 interviews in Cuba on the rapidly expanding "non-state sector" of the economy, including self-employed workers.