Caribbean Report 12-03-1998

SpecialCollections.repositoryAll 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.contributorThe University of the West Indiesen_US
dc.contributor.authorRansome, Debbie (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorSmith, Colin (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorMeeks, Brian (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBird, Lester (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorWhite, James (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorLee, Christopher King (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorNaysmith, Electra (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorGordon, Orin (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorBird, Lester (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorGibb, Tom (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorGibbons, Sam (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines with Debbie Ransome (00:00-00:27)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. CARICOM's audit of Guyana's controversial general elections has been delayed. Colin Smith reports on the rescheduling of the audit (00:28-02:01)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. The JLP announced a new frontline spokesman Audley Shaw which has thrown up speculation of a future change in the leadership of the party. Dr. Brian Meeks comments on the changes within the JLP (02:02-05:45)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Montserrat's External Shelter Committee has called for the immediate implementation of safety measures following a fire at three emergency shelters (05:46-08:46)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Montserrat's public servants have put forward a written list of priorities for the volcano ravaged island. Electra Naysmith examines the civil servants' paper (08:47-10:29)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. The British Foreign Office has announced that former British Governor to Montserrat, Frank Savage has been appointed as the new Governor to the British Virgin Islands (10:30-10:45)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. Barbuda looks at possible moves of succession from Antigua. Prime Minister Lester Bird opposes the idea and denounces Barbuda's succession-minded politicians (10:46-12:28)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. It has been two years since the US tightened its embargo against Cuba by introducing the controversial Helms-Burton law. Tom Gibb reports on the increasing calls in the US for the embargo to be eased (12:29-15:25)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 25 sec.en_US
dc.format.mediumSound, mp3en_US
dc.publisherThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.relation.ispartofThe BBC Caribbean Archives Collection 1988 - 2011en_US
dc.rightsCopyright British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.rights.accessRightsAccess to this collection is available on site at the Main Library, Mona Campus (, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library (, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.lcshPolitical stability -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshGuyana -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshPolitical party organization -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshPolitical parties -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshJamaica -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshEmergency management -- Montserraten_US
dc.subject.lcshPublic shelters -- Montserrat -- Safety measuresen_US
dc.subject.lcshHousing -- Montserrat -- Design and constructionen_US
dc.subject.lcshCivil service -- Montserraten_US
dc.subject.lcshEconomic development -- Montserraten_US
dc.subject.lcshGreat Britain -- Colonies -- Officials and employeesen_US
dc.subject.lcshSelf-determination, National -- Antigua and Barbudaen_US
dc.subject.lcshState successionen_US
dc.subject.lcshAntigua and Barbuda -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshEconomic sanctions, American -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshEmbargo -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshInvestments, Foreign -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.otherJamaica Labour Partyen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 12-03-1998en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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