Caribbean Report 04-06-1999

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, correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorFraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorSmith, Lew (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorFergus, Howard (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorSteele, David (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorCarrington, Selwyn (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines with anchor Debbie Ransome (00:42)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Three convicted murderers Dole Chadee, Joey Ramiah and Ramkalawan Singh went to the gallows this morning. Correspondent Tony Fraser reports on the resumption of hanging after 5 years in Trinidad and Tobago and overseas criticisms from international agencies such as Amnesty International and human rights associations in the Caribbean. Public opinion in Trinidad and Tobago is solicited on the hangings (00:43 - 09:16)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. An appeal to settle outstanding CARICOM debt was one of the issues addressed at a CARICOM Trade Ministers meeting in Georgetown, Guyana. CARICOM Secretary General Edwin Carrington discusses the non-implementation of agricultural programmes in the Caribbean and other major issues. Lew Smith reports (09:17 - 11:22)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Montserratians exiled due to the volcanic crisis may have to return home to register to vote. Chairman of the Elections Commission Howard Fergus promises to restructure the election process and reach a compromise suitable to local and overseas interest (11:23 – 13:03)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. South Africa second ‘all race’ election receives positive reviews from the Commonwealth Observer Team. Team Chairman Sir David Steele discusses the elections (13:04 - 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.lcshHuman rights advocacy -- Trinidad and Tobagoen_US
dc.subject.lcshCapital punishment -- Trinidad and Tobagoen_US
dc.subject.lcshDeath row inmates -- Trinidad and Tobagoen_US
dc.subject.lcshChadee, Doleen_US
dc.subject.lcshRamiah, Joeyen_US
dc.subject.lcshSingh, Ramkalawanen_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Communityen_US
dc.subject.lcshElections -- Montserraten_US
dc.subject.lcshElections -- South Africaen_US
dc.subject.lcshSouth Africa -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 04-06-1999en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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