Caribbean Report 10-07-2003

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Caribbean Report 10-07-2003

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Niles, Bertram (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Ransome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Gordon, Orin (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Jarvis, Mike (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Raviglione, Mario (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Edgehill, Juan (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Hamilton, Conrad (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Williams, Mitzi (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Richards, Ken (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Roach, Bennette (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2017-11-07T21:55:29Z
dc.date.available 2017-11-07T21:55:29Z
dc.date.issued 2003-07-10
dc.identifier.other CAR3924 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/45024
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines (00:00-00:31) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. The government of Montserrat says that ninety-five percent of the country’s agriculture has been destroyed by ash from the Soufrière Hills volcano. As aid pours in, the country is prioritizing a major clean up of roads and buildings. Debbie Ransome addresses the question of whether the authorities were adequately prepared. The Editor of The Montserrat Reporter also weighs in (00:32-04:54) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. As the Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO) signals a recovery in the travel industry, one investor in the Bahamas describes a six hundred million dollar expansion to its casino business. Orin Gordon reports on one of the biggest tourism related projects in the Region (04:55-06:47) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. The World Health Organization (WHO) calls for tuberculosis drugs to be provided free to patients in developing countries. It says that without such measures TB will inevitably spread at some point to the developing world. Mike Jarvis interviews Mario Raviglione, the Director of the Global TB Programme at the WHO and one of the most cited authors in the TB field (06:48-08:29) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. The Chairman of the Organisation of Churches in Guyana believes that constitutional protection for homosexuals will lead to gay marriages. Bishop Juan Edghill, the Head of the Guyana Council of Churches (GCC) says Christians and other faiths grouped under the inter-religious organization are united in their stance to oppose homosexual rights being enshrined in law (08:30-11:48) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. Rastafarians from the Caribbean and further afield are hosting a conference at The University of the West Indies, Jamaica. ‘Rastafari Global Conference’ will have a strong spiritual and political theme with subjects ranging from reparations for the descendants of slaves to the use of ganja in their religion. The five hundred or so Rastas are expected to follow up with an action plan (11:49-13:11) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 7. In the United States, the murder trial of two sniper suspects will not be heard in Washington so as to ensure that no local residents sit in judgment of either suspect. This follows a judicial ruling that moves the John Allen Muhammad trial from Prince William County to Virginia Beach two hundred miles away (13:12-14:48) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 8. In cricket, Gus Logie is confirmed as Coach of the senior West Indies cricket team by the West Indies Cricket Board. Logie replaces former Test player Roger Harper (14:49-15:31) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15 min. 32 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 Crops -- Effect of volcanic eruptions on -- Montserrat en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Casinos -- Bahamas en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Tourism -- Bahamas en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Tuberculosis -- Transmission en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Tuberculosis -- Developing countries en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Homosexuality -- Religious aspects -- Christianity en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Gays -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Guyana en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Rastafarians -- Congresses en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Marijuana -- Religious aspects -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Snipers -- United States en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Trials (Murder) -- United States en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cricket coaches -- West Indies en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Disaster relief -- Montserrat en_US
dc.subject.other Guyana Council of Churches en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 10-07-2003
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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