Cuba Resources

RESOURCES ON CUBA AND U.S. CUBA POLICY

Over 20 years of Global Exchange's Cuba Program and Cuba Reality Tours

RECOMMENDED NEWS ARTICLES ON CUBA

Check out this Global Exchange Press page for the latest news on Cuba, the US embargo of Cuba, and the opinions of the progressive community regarding  US Cuba policy, including on the Cuba travel restrictions.  You will also find updated articles on Global Exchange's many other important national and international projects and campaigns.

OFAC CUBA TRAVEL REGULATIONS

The most recently issued Cuba travel regulations by the Office of Foreign Assets Control of the US Treasurey Department, January 2012

RECOMMENDED BOOKS

The Closest of Enemies
by Wayne Smith, Center for International Policy

Cuba: What Everyone Needs to Know
by Julia Sweig, Council on Foreign Relations

Lost and Found in Cuba
by Jeanne Parr Lemkau

RESOURCES ON ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN CUBA

RECOMMENDED VIDEOS

The Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil
by Faith Morgan, Community Solutions

Cuba's Coral Reefs with Dr. David Guggenheim
 on Sixty Minutes
with Anderson Cooper

Cuba, Wild Island of the Caribbean
("Nature" Video, PBS)

Urban Gardens in Havana
"Around the World in 80 Gardens", BBC

RECOMMENDED WEB SITES

Ocean Doctor/One Planet One Ocean, US-Cuba Project, Director  Dr. David Guggenheim                                

RECOMMENDED BLOGS

La Vida Locavore Cuba Journal by
by Jill Richardson, May 2010

Lives in Tandem: Journey from California to Cuba
by Pete Rasmussen and Kati Greaney, November 2010


RECOMMENDED AUDIO BROADCASTS

Cuba and the U.S. Find Friendship and Hope in the Gulf of Mexico
by David Guggenheim, "The Ocean Doctor", WebTalkRadio.net, October 18, 2010


RECOMMENDED ARTICLES

General Environmental Articles


A Door Opens in Cuba: A new era for ocean conservation 
Environmental Defense Fund, May 8, 2009

Cuba Naturally
by Steve Winter, National Geographic, November 2003

The Nature of Cuba
by Eugene Linden, Smithsonian Magazine, May 2003,

How Cuba Survived Peak Oil
by Megan Quinn, Community Solutions, 2005

Deep Cuba
by Chris Clarke and Bill Belleville, Earth Island Journal

Conserving Cuba, After the Embargo
NY Times December 2007

A Green's view of Cuba: Reflections on the 50th Anniversary of the Revolution
by Barbara Chicherio, International Journal of Socialist Renewal

Renewable Energy Articles

La Revolucion Energetica: Cuba's Energy Revolution
by Laurie Stone of SEI, Renewable Energy World.com

The Sol of Cuba
by Laurie Stone of SEI, Home Power, Oct/Nov 1996

Revolutionary Health Care
by Laurie Stone of SEI, Home Power, Aug/Sept 1998

Revolutionary Education
by Laurie Stone of SEI, Home Power, Dec 2001/Jan 2002

Teaching Cuba's Energy Revolution
by Laurie Stone, SEI, Solar Today, Jan/Feb 2009

Sustainable Agriculture Articles

Campesino a Campesino, the Agroecology movement of ANAP in Cuba
by Peter Rosset et al

The Roots of Cuban Agriculture
by Paul Gersper

Cuba’s New Agricultural Revolution
by Laura Enriquez, Institute for Food and Development Policy, May 2000

Cultivating Havana: Urban Agriculture and Food Security in the Years of Crisis
by Catherine Murphy, February 1999, Institute for Food and Development Policy

The Greening of Cuba
by Peter Rosset, ACLA Report on the Americas 1994, Institute for Food and Development Policy

Cuba's `Johnny Appleseed': Scientist honored for organic farming initiatives
April 20, 2010

photo credit: Brad Cleveland


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