A year after normalised relations with the US, reform and renewal are slow in coming as both sides eye each other warily
Half a million Cubans are now self-employed
The World Teachers’ Day, on 5 October, is celebrated every year in recognition of the enormous contribution teachers make to the development of society and future generations. However, it is hard to improve the status of teachers or to achieve quality education for all without adequate funding. And in times of crisis this is even harder.