Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez reaffirmed his country's commitment to social welfare and environmental protection as part of the high-level meeting on universal health coverage at the UN.
"Cuba present at #UNGA74. We will reaffirm our commitment to #HealthForAll, #ClimateAction and efforts to advance towards a democratic, just and equitable international order that responds to the demand for peace, sovereignty and sustainable development of our people," Rodriguez stressed on Twitter.
Ana Silvia Rodriguez, Alternate Permanent Representative of Cuba to the UN, confirmed also that during the meeting the Cuban delegation will discuss Cuba's achievements in the area and cooperation despite the blockade imposed by the US government on this Caribbean country.
The Cuban FM arrived in New York on Saturday to participate in the high-level segment of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly, according to Cubaminrex website.
The Cuban delegation is also represented by the Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Anayansi Rodriguez; the General Director of the United States department, Carlos Fernandez de Cossio; and other officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Permanent Mission of Cuba to the UN.