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Independent experts nominated by country party

Virgen Caridad Cutié Cancino

First name
Virgen Caridad
Last name
Cutié Cancino
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Other Disciplines
Atmospheric Sciences
UN languages spoken


Job function
Telephone number
53 8 867 0714
Work experience
-Member of the Group on National Service of Surveillance of the Climate_x000D_
-Specialist of the Institute of Meteorology, agency of Environment, Ministry of Science and Technology and Environment, Cuba_x000D_
-Chairman of the Meteorological Information department of the Insmet_x000D_
-Member of team of researchers, Improvement of the knowledge of the Climate in Cuba_x000D_
-Expert in the group of drought_x000D_
-Co-Author of project” The protection of the biodiversity of the Archipelago Savann-Camagüey_x000D_
-Co-Author of project “The radiation balance, the potential evapotranspiration in Cuba.”_x000D_
-Co-Author of project, “The drought in Cuba”, “Causes of the drought in cuba and their forecast.”_x000D_
-Member of the working group for the elaboration of the Monograph on “The drought in Cuba” and in UNESCO project:” Minimum events in Mesoamérica”
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
-Agronomic Engineer_x000D_
-Master in Meteorological Science_x000D_
Number of Publications
Publication titles
-“Short period drought in Cuba in April, May and June.” Revista Brasiliana de Meteorología, p 22, 2003_x000D_
-“QBO and Drought in Cuba.” Revista Cubana de Meteorología, vol. 8 no1, p. 25 A 31 ISSSN 0-864-151-X, _x000D_
-“Preservation of the Biodiversity and sustainable development in the Archipelago Sabana-Camagüey.” Editorial CESYTA S.L Madrid, Spain 1999_x000D_
-“Preservation of the biodiversity protection in Sabana-Camagüey Ecosystem for its lo sustainable development.” Editoria Academia (EDA) ISBN 959-02-0213-6, p. 48-51_x000D_
-“Enos events and its association with drough.” Press: Revista Cubana de Meteorología, vol. 9 no. 2 pp 38 a 48. ISSSN 0-864-151-X,
Other activities
-Collaborator for the Insmet and the Civil Defense in the Evaluation of the processes of drought _x000D_
-Expert in the committee of experts for Evaluation of the projects for the construction of centers of nuclear investigations_x000D_
-Member of the National Group of Fight against the desertification and the drought of the Ministry of Science and Technology and Environment_x000D_
-Member of the Meteorological Society of Cuba
-System of Surveillance on drought in Cuba_x000D_
-Maps of radiation, potencial evapotranspiration and aridity in Cuba_x000D_
-National Awards from the Academy of Sciences_x000D_
-Protección de la biodiversidad y desarrollo sustentable en el archipielago Sabana-Camagüey_x000D_
Organisation name
Ministry for Environment and Urban Development
Organisation street address
Loma de Casablanca, Apartado 17032,_x000D_
CP 11700, Ciudad de
Organisation city
La Habana
Organisation country