The Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba and Solidarity of Cuban Workers held the event: CUBA: ECONOMY, RIGHTS AND MIGRATION. FORUM FOR THE EXCHANGE OF IDEAS AND PROPOSALS.
The Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba and Solidarity of Cuban Workers successfully hosted the event: CUBA: ECONOMY, RIGHTS AND MIGRATION. FORUM FOR THE EXCHANGE OF IDEAS AND PROPOSALS. The event was held on Graham Center, Florida International University on Saturday, January 21, 2017. Aimed to address various issues related to Economy, Human Rights and Migration in […]
We are excited to announce that the Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba (FHRC), in close partnership with CANF and other organizations, have begun our annual Reyes Magos celebration! Reyes Magos was once a custom for all children in Cuba, and today we continue to revive this special tradition and give hope and joy to children across the […]
First prize ($ 1000 USD): “Individual development as a component of collective well-being” by Alejandro Puerto. Second prize ($ 500 USD): “New type of trade in Cuba” by Reinaldo Villafaña Villavicencio. Third prize ($ 300 USD): “A better Cuba is possible” by Pedro Cabezas Crespo. Mention ($ 100 USD): “The obstacles to the creativity of […]
FHRC & SCW ANNOUNCE EVENT ON ECONOMIC AND LABOR RIGHTS IN CUBA
The Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba (FDHC – FHRC) and Solidarity of Cuban Workers (Solidaridad de Trabajadores Cubanos [STC] ) are convening a conference on Economic and Labor Rights on the island to be held on January 21, 2017. The event – which is open to the public and will feature specialists as well […]
FHRC Creates campaign against labor rights violations in Cuba
The Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba (FHRC) has launched a campaign for the defense of workers and labor rights, based on the fact that economic openness can not be built upon the basis of complicity of foreign companies with the Cuban government to perpetuate serious labor and human rights violations promoted by the legislation […]
FHRC creates a site to serve as a platform to register cuban repressors
The Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba announced the creation of a online database for Cuban Repressors that will be shared with governments and intelligence agencies from around the globe. This project is sponsored by the Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba (FDHC | FHRC) with the cooperation of relevant organizations from the cuban civil […]
Donate to children in Cuba this Holiday Season! This January, members of Cuban civil society are organizing the largest nation-wide cultural event of the season in commemoration of Three Kings Day. The one-day event will benefit over 4,000 Cuban children in 14 different provinces. Check out the map above for the expected number of children […]
On November 19th, FHRC’s #GiveMiamiDay Campaign to Benefit Children this Holiday Season!
The Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba (FHRC) has been approved to participate for the third year in a row on Give Miami Day, where select Miami nonprofits will benefit from the Greater Miami community’s growing generosity on one specific day of online giving. The digital event will take place on: NOVEMBER 19TH, 2015 This […]
A Night of “One Community,” Noche Tropical’s Tropicana 2020 (2015 Edition)
Photos by MagicalPhotos.com / Mitchell Zachs On Saturday, October 24th, 2015 the Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba, celebrated its 9th annual gala and fundraising auction to empower Cuban civil society. The event, Noche Tropical presents Tropicana 2020, was inspired by the idea of what the famous Havana Tropicana club would look and feel like […]
Noche Tropical’s Tropicana 2020: 2015 Live Auction Preview!
2015 Live Auction Preview Noche Tropical Presents Tropicana 2020 Saturday, October 24th, 2015 J.W. Marriott Marquis Miami 1. KAMALAME CAY: Donated by: Brian Hue Seaside octagons wrapped in French doors and sweeping verandas, the island’s four Cottage Suites offer expansive ocean views and supreme privacy just a few steps from the sugar sand seashore. At 700 square feet with […]
Noche Tropical’s Tropicana 2020 featuring Willy Chirino On Sale Now!
Noche Tropical presents Tropicana 2020 is coming back in a very big way! On Saturday, October 24th, 2015, please join us for a magical night featuring a performance by the one and only Willy Chirino. Come celebrate with us as we raise much needed funding for our cause: empowering Cuba’s civil society to build a […]
Visual Artists Guild Annual Award Dinner Honoring The Ladies in White: Keynote by Berta Soler
Visual Artists Guild Cordially invite you to our Annual Award Dinner & Commemoration of the 26th Anniversary of Tiananmen Massacre In the spring of 1989, Beijing erupted with the largest spontaneous demonstrations the Peoples’ Republic of China had witnessed in its 40-year history. The pro-democracy movement quickly spread to over 40 cities around China before […]
Watch the Our Voices Resonate: Women and Human Rights conference online now
On March 19th, 2015 the Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba (FHRC), along with Florida International University’s Latin American and Caribbean Center (FIU-LACC) came together to bring to South Florida the inaugural conference on women and human rights in Latin America and the Caribbean: Our Voices Resonate. The event was a tremendous success and became […]
FHRC / FSU Panama Conference 2015: The Road Ahead in the Struggle for Human Rights, Citizen Participation, and Durable Democracy
The Road Ahead in the Struggle for Human Rights, Citizen Participation, and Durable Democracy Program Agenda Wednesday, April 8, 2015 A Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba Conference Florida State University-Panama Campus, City of Knowledge Convention Center, Building E184, Room #108 8:30 am Registration 9:00 […]
Our Voices Resonated: Inaugural conference on Women’s & Human Rights in Latin America
The following excerpts are from an article written by Yusnaby Pérez (translated from Spanish) for the digital daily CubaNet, with respect to the inaugural conference “Our Voices Resonate” on women and human rights in Latin America and the Caribbean. The conference was produced by the Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba (FHRC) and the Center […]
Registration now open for inaugural women’s conference: Our Voices Resonate
JOIN US FOR A UNIQUE ONE-DAY EVENT WE WILL BE HOSTING IN PARTNERSHIP WITH FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY’S LATIN AMERICAN & CARIBBEAN CENTER TITLED “OUR VOICES RESONATE: WOMEN AND HUMAN RIGHTS IN LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN” EVENT DETAILS: WHEN: Thursday, March 19, 2015 TIME: 9am – 4pm (day will be broken up into sessions) – […]
FHRC releases names of key political prisoners in Cuba.
Majority of political prisoners on FHRC’s list released…several with conditions. Many prisoners of conscience remain incarcerated, denied basic human rights. Miami, FL – The Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba (FHRC) can now confirm the release of the following political prisoners and prisoners of conscience cited in FHRC’s original political prisoner list as of 3 […]
Three Kings Day events benefit more than 1000 children across Cuba.
Between late December 2014 and early January 2015, The Ladies in White along with several other activist groups in Cuba organized multiple Three Kings Day events across the island, including Havana, Matanzas, Santiago de Cuba, Holguin, Palma Soriano, Guantanamo, and Santa Clara. In total over 1000 children benefited from the events which included toys, food, […]
Save the Date! On November 20th, 2014 the FHRC will return as “Give Miami Day” Participants.
The Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba (FHRC) has been approved to participate for the second year in a row on Give Miami Day, where select Miami nonprofits will benefit from the Greater Miami community’s growing generosity on one specific day of online giving. The digital event will take place on: NOVEMBER 20TH, 2014 Donations […]
Noche Tropical Presents Tropicana 2020: A “Noche” to Remember
On Saturday October 18th, 2014, the Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba (FHRC) hosted the eighth annual Noche Tropical fundraising gala and auction. The theme this year was “Tropicana 2020,” both an homage to when Cuba was free and a glimpse to when Cuba will be free again… As guests poured into the modern yet […]
FHRC holds press conference, releases report on new Cuban Foreign Investment Law
On Friday, May 9th, the Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba (FHRC) held a press conference to unveil its latest special report titled “Foreign Investment in Socialist Cuba: Uncertain Real Profits for Foreign Capital and Continued Exploitation of the Labor Force.” Specific findings of the report, authored by Dr. José Álvarez, Ph.D., Emeritus Professor, University of […]
SPECIAL REPORT: DAY OF EPIPHANY 2014 – CELEBRATION DESPITE REPRESSION
Activists celebrate “Reyes Magos” with community children despite launch of a repressive operation. FOLLOWING RAUL CASTRO’S SPEECH,CUBAN STATE SECURITY LAUNCHES A RUTHLESS, REPRESSIVE OPERATION AGAINST NON-VIOLENT ACTIVISTS OF “UNPACU” AND “LADIES IN WHITE” In the early morning hours of Friday January 3rd, members of Cuban State Security raided the house of Cuba’s Patriotic Union (UNPACU) […]
NOV 22, 2013 6:00 p.m.
On a cool Friday evening in Miami this past November the 8th, I was invited to the annual Gala for Cuban civil society, Noche Tropical, hosted by the Foundation for Human Rights in Cuba (FHRC). Upon entering the Treetop Ballroom, I felt as if the steel elevator lifted me to another place, a magical world that children imagine in their own treetop houses built on wood stained dreams.