Caribbean Report 18-02-1992

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Caribbean Report 18-02-1992

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Ransome, Debbie (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Crosskill, Hugh (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Simmons, Erskine (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Islam, Sharda (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Seale, Gordon (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Allen, Gary (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2012-08-28T13:40:54Z
dc.date.available 2012-08-28T13:40:54Z
dc.date.issued 1992-02-18
dc.identifier.other CAR0952 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/13220
dc.description.abstract Pressure is being placed on the Dominican Republic to provide adequate security for ousted President Jean Bertrand Aristide to be able to attend a meeting of the ACP-EC Joint Assembly being held in the Dominican Republic. An 80 year old American dancer is on a fast to protest the repatriation of Haitian refugees. The European Community offer plans of opening up its banana market and Dominica's Prime Minister is expected to speak on the banana issue. Caribbean tourism is discussed and Jamaican churchmen march for peace in Kingston. en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines (00:00-00:35) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Report on the pressure being placed on the Dominican Republic to provide adequate security for ousted President Jean Bertrand Aristide to attend the ACP-EC Joint Assembly meeting being held in the Dominican Republic. Hugh Crosskill reports from the meeting and airs views of ACP-EC co-President of Barbados Erskine Simons, who says he spoke to the President of the Dominican Republic who indicated that Aristide was welcome. Interviews are also aired of ACP secretary general DR. Gabre Behani (00:36-04:29) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. Report on the fast by 80 year old American dancer Catherine Dunham in protest against the U.S. policy of repatriating Haitian refugees (05:11-07:45) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. Report on plans by the European community to open up its banana market. Sharda Islam reports from Brussels on a new EC report which suggest ways of safeguarding Caribbean interest (05:11-07:45) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. Report on the banana issue which is expected to be discussed at the EC-ACP meeting being held in the Dominican Republic and is expected to be the focal point of an address to be given by Dominica's Prime Minister Dame Eugenia Charles. Hugh Crosskill interviews ACP-EC Secretary General Gabre Behani on whether he sees any signs of a decisive formula for the regulation of the banana industry once Europe becomes a single market (07:46-11:23) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. Report on the regional tourism ministers' meeting scheduled to take place in Jamaica against a background of mounting debate over the level of governmental involvement in the industry. Interview with Gordon Seale, President of the Barbados Hotel Association, who says present practices linking tourism with government operations have been detrimental to the industry and feels national tourist boards in particular should be more private sector oriented (11:24-12:37) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 7. Report on the march for peace by Jamaican churchmen in Kingston. Gary Alleyne reports on the prospect of fresh violence as Jim Brown, known as Lester Coke, a Jamaican gang leader is held in custody (12:38-14:00) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 8. A major U.S. trade union has urged Congress to adopt legislation granting all fleeing 'boat people' temporary political assylum (14:01-14:30) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 9. Ending of report (14:30-14:44) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 14 min 45 sec. en_US
dc.format.medium Sound, mp3 en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.relation.ispartof The BBC Caribbean Archives Collection 1988 - 2011 en_US
dc.rights Copyright British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Haiti -- Foreign relations -- Dominican Republic. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Aristide, Jean-Bertrand. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Refugees -- Haiti. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Banana trade -- Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Banana trade -- Europe. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Charles, Mary Eugenia. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Tourism -- Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Violence -- Jamaica. en_US
dc.subject.other Dunham, Catherine. en_US
dc.subject.other Haitian -- Boat people. en_US
dc.subject.other European Community -- Banana market. en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 18-02-1992 en_US
dc.type Recording, oral en_US
SpecialCollections.repository All sounds files in this collection are being kept at the Main Library, Mona Campus, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago. en_US
dc.rights.accessRights Access to this collection is available on site at the Main Library, Mona Campus (main.library@uwimona.edu.jm), Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library (wimail@sta.uwi.edu), St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago. en_US


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