The daughter of revolutionary leader Ernesto Che Guevara, Aleida Guevara March, will visit Iceland as part of a lecture tour to the Nordic countries, reports Morgunbladid.
Aleida, 45, is a physician specializing in diseases related to children’s immune systems. She works at the William Soler Children’s Hospital in Havana and has also worked in Angola, Ecuador and Nicaragua. She has traveled widely, and for the past decade she has given talks at educational institutions and other public forums around the world. Currently, she is on a tour around the Nordic countries at the invitation of each nation’s Cuba Friendship Society. She will speak about her country, background, Latin America, health issues in the developing world and world politics.
Aleida will give a speech on globalization at Reykjavík University on Wednesday, February 15, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.