Caribbean Report 09-09-1999 

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Caribbean Report 09-09-1999 

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Stone Greaves, Keith (anchor, correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Fraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Kinnock, Glennis (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Vallie, Carl (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Rodriguez, Manuel (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2016-07-01T20:06:28Z
dc.date.available 2016-07-01T20:06:28Z
dc.date.issued 1999-09-09
dc.identifier.other CAR2924 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/42369
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines with anchor Orin Gordon (00:00 - 00:30) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Under pressure from the US to change its banana import regime deal with the Caribbean, the member countries of the European Union have indicated that it would be difficult to change trading systems with favourable preferential treatment for bananas imported from Latin America and the Caribbean. British MP Glennis Kinnock explains the new tariff only option. Keith Stone Greaves analyses a new report on the Caribbean Banana industry commissioned by the Caribbean Policy Development Center which explores alternatives for Caribbean farmers (00:31 - 06:35) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. Officers at the Port of Spain prison are expressing concerns over the unexplained deaths of eight prisoners and the spread of the contagious diseases dengue, and meningitis to the general prison population. Acting Secretary General of Prison Officers Association Carl Vallie discusses the implication of a widespread outbreak. Tony Fraser reports from Port of Spain (06:36 - 08:45) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. All but two of fifteen Puerto Rican prisoners offered amnesty by President Clinton accepted the offer. The prisoners are indirectly linked to the 1970 and 1980 bombings carried out by activists favoring Puerto Rico independence. Manuel Rodriguez spokesperson for Puerto Rico shares his views on independence and decisions made by prisoners (08:46 – 11: 42) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. Jamaica Police Commissioner Francis Forbes is advocating for the fingerprinting of the entire population to reduce the high incidence of crime at a police officer conference in Kingston. Denis Daly lawyer and activist on human rights discusses the infringement on human rights and future implications of such a decision (11:43 - 15:27) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15 min. 27 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 European Union en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Banana industry -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Trade -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Trade -- Europe en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Prisoners -- Health and hygiene -- Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Communicable diseases - Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Political prisoners -- Puerto Rico en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Puerto Rico -- Foreign relations -- United States en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Independence movements -- Puerto Rico en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Crime prevention -- Jamaica en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Fingerprints -- Government policy -- Jamaica en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 09-09-1999  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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