The provinces of Matanzas, Cienfuegos and Sancti Spíritus stand out in the work with young people in the sugar sector, according to the plenary session of the National Sugar Juvenile Asset, based in the Jesús Rabí New Technology Workshop, in this territory.
Likewise, the president of the Azucare Azcuba Group, Julio García Pérez, highlighted the contribution of more than 18,000 young people in the preparation and beginning of the 2018-2019 harvest in Cuba.
The member of the National Bureau of the Union of Young Communists (UJC), Yannara Concepción Domínguez, highlighted the responsibility of the new generations as a guarantee and continuity of the sector.
During the plenary session in the province of Matanzas, the more than 80 delegates from the provinces discussed the role of this labor force in the industry and in the field, as well as the need for improvement and training, inclusion in key positions, entry into the ranks of the Union of Young Communists and active participation in agricultural preparation plans.
Yarelis Castro, worker of the APA Base Business Unit Jesús Rabí, explained that youth have to rescue protagonism and make themselves felt.
As part of the Azucarero National Juvenile Asset, volunteer work was developed in the Basic Unit of Cooperative Production El Roque and they delivered 60 UJC cards. The production of sugar is a fundamental link in the economic development of the country and the contribution of young people in the sector is important.
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