The Cuban Research Institute has joined forces with StartUp Cuba to offer a summer program designed to foster and support entrepreneurship in Cuba.
The Christian Science Monitor reports on the rising number of Cubans trying to reach the U.S. through Central America. "There's a large cohort of Cubans that are frustrated," says CRI Director Jorge Duany, "especially younger people that don't find a future in Cuba."
The Cuban Research Institute, the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center, and the FIU Libraries are pleased to announce the competition for grants for spring and early summer 2016.
In this book, photographer Cynthia Carris Alonso captures, with an insider's access and a visitor's sense of wonder, two starkly different worlds contained within Cuba: the luxurious realm where foreigners flock and the unseen corners where ordinary citizens dwell away from tourist's eyes.
The Cuban Research Institute is pleased to announce the 11th annual installment of its "Classically Cuban" series, featuring the Grammy and Emmy award-winning artist Albita Rodríguez.
In this study of Cuba's economic development under communism, Dr. Jorge Salazar-Carrillo and Andro Nodarse-León find that the island has gone backward since the Cuban Revolution in 1959.