This research delegation includes an examination of the history of Sustainable Development and Architecture in Havana which is listed as a UNESCO “World Heritage Sites.” We will also study the restoration of Old Havana and visit many historic sites and projects that are being made in the city and surrounding areas. Join us for this exciting and meaningful holiday research delegation, and to experience a New Years Celebration in Havana!
For over twenty years, Global Exchange has organized research tours to study Cuba's internationally lauded health care system, which has provided high quality, free universal health care to its 11,000,000 citizens for fifty plus years. Global Exchange invites you to participate in this exciting and meaningful holiday research delegation, and to experience a New Years Celebration in Havana!
"From high above, what we need to do is so obvious..." In its 2006 Sustainability Index Report, the World Wildlife Fund, utilizing a combination of the United Nations Human Development Index (a measure of how well a nation is meeting its nutrition, water, health care, and education needs, etc.) and the Ecological Footprint (natural resource use per capita) determined that "there is only one nation in the world that is currently living sustainably – and that nation is CUBA.
Experienced trail runner Peter Haney, in conjunction with Global Exchange Reality Tours, invites you to join him for an educational and cultural exchange to Cuba. This unique New Year’s delegation will be comprised of other active adults looking for a special way to learn about Cuba first-hand while also having daily options for exploring the beautiful geography of the island by biking and trail running.