Caribbean Report 30-04-1991

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.authorWhitehorne, Pat (anchor ; interviewer)
dc.contributor.authorMorris, Alf (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorTaylor, David (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorPeterson, David (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorLittle, Cheryl (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorKhan, Sharief (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorNaseef, Phillip (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Alf Morris, the British Labour MP speaks to Pat Whitehorne. He views the scale of devastation in Montserrat as being comparable to the level of destruction in the Falklands after the war between Britain and Argentina in 1982. He notes that Montserrat is a first charge on the aid programme (00:00-02:53)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. David Taylor, British Governor of Montserrat agrees that the level of destruction in Montserrat is considerable with much reconstruction to be done. However he takes issue with Alf Morris’ view over his comparison of the Falklands with Montserrat. Pat Whitehorne reports (02:54-06:16)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. The five member Commonwealth Advance team which includes representatives from Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago, arrived in Guyana to discuss the electoral process with politicians and other key stakeholders. Team leader, David Peterson speaks to Sharief Khan on the meetings planned for the team’s visit (06:17-07:53)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Concerns are very high about the future of the banana industry in Dominica. Mr. Phillip Naseef, Managing Director of Dominica’s Coconut Products says that diversification will not work (07:54-11:12)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Cheryl Little, a lawyer of the Miami Haitian Refugee Centre believes that there is double standard with the way Haitian refugees are sent back to Haiti while Cuban refugees are given automatic political asylum (11:13-13:40)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Pat Whitehorne ends broadcast (13:41-13:53)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent13 min. 53 sec.en_US
dc.format.mediumSound, mp3en_US
dc.publisherThe British Broadcasting Corporation
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.lcshHurricanes -- Monsterrat.en_US
dc.subject.lcshFalkland Islands War, 1982.en_US
dc.subject.lcshDisasters -- Monsterrat.en_US
dc.subject.lcshElections -- Guyana.en_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana industry -- Dominica.en_US
dc.subject.lcshDominica -- economic aspects.en_US
dc.subject.lcshRefugees -- Haiti.en_US
dc.subject.lcshRefugees - Cuba.en_US
dc.subject.lcshAsylum, right of -- Haiti.en_US
dc.subject.otherCommonwealth Advance Team -- Guyana elections.en_US
dc.subject.otherDominica Coconut Products.en_US
dc.subject.otherMiami Haitian Refugee Centreen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 30-04-1991en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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