Prime Minister Hon. Dr. Kenny D. Anthony, along with his delegation visited the “Giraldo Cordova Cardin” Higher School for Training High Performance Athletes and profited the opportunity to visit the “Estadio Panamericano”, which is the training ground for Cuba’s world class track and field athletes. The exchange served as an occasion to get insights into the Cuban Sport System.
The Prime Minster discussed future cooperation in sports development and management between the countries and in particular the need to develop mechanisms to discover and train potential athletes.
Later in the day, the Higher Institute of Arts hosted the Prime Minister and his delegation. The Prime Minister met staff and students who explained the programmes and activities of the University. The Prime Minister took the opportunity to introduce the Creative Industries thrust in Saint Lucia and to explore possible areas of cooperation between Cuba and Saint Lucia to encourage and harness the talents and creativity of young Saint Lucians.
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