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Europe-Cuba Forum participates in LASA Congress 2019



Boston, USA

On Saturday, May 25, as part of the LASA 2019 Congress - Our America: Justice and inclusion, a round table will be attended by collaborators and experts who make up the Jean Monnet Forum Europe – Cuba consortium.

In the meeting, the transformations and challenges in Euro-Cuban relations will be discussed. Also, the consequences of the Trump Administration's decisions and new blockades to the island, the renegotiation of the Cotonou-Agreement and its effect on the Caribbeans, the crisis of CELAC and other regional agencies, as well as the difficulties in concluding the EU-CELAC Summit. Further discussions will focus on the effects of Brexit or the possible consequences of a trade war, as well as the social, political and economic changes that Cuba is currently experiencing and its new positioning in international trade-


Some more information about the congress:

Chair: Carlos Alzugaray, Revista Temas



Anna Ayuso, Barcelona Centre for International Affairs (CIDOB)

Francisco Sánchez, Universidad de Salamanca.

Eduardo Perera, Universidad de la Habana

Susanne Gratius, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM)

Laurence Whitehead, Oxford University

Raynier Pellón, Centro de Investigación de Política Internacional (CIPI)

Sponsored by: Sección Cuba LASA.