Caribbean Report 28-10-1999

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.authorJagdeo, Bharath (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorCarrington, Edwin (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorAnthony, Kenny (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorAltaf, Tariq (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorCeleste, Marie Claude (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBeckles, Hilary (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorFraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorGordon, Orin (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorNimvalle, Pete (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorRobertson, Jessica (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines with anchor Debbie Ransome (00:00 - 00:40)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Transforming the CARICOM secretariat into action focused organization to meet the needs of 21st century and establishment of Caribbean Court of Justice were major decisions taken at the 7th Special CARICOM Summit in Chaguaramas Trinidad. CARICOM Secretary General Edwin Carrington discusses the decision to modernize the Secretariat including establishment of research unit. President Bharath Jagdeo comments on the need to diversify and devolution of decision making bodies. Tony Fraser reports (00:26 – 03:39)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. CARICOM leaders at just concluded called on Guyanese leaders to meet to resolve political 1997 elections. Dr. Kenny Anthony discusses result of assessment trip in Guyana and response by political parties with BBC correspondent Pete Nimvalle (03: 40 – 06:42)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. A Commonwealth team of Foreign Ministers met with ousted government in Pakistan. Officials made a recommendation to expel Pakistan from the Commonwealth. Pakistan Foreign Affairs Tariq Altaf discusses the political impasse. Orin Gordon reports (06:43 – 09:07)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. French Prime Minister Lionel Jospin concluded a visit to Martinique with talks focusing on unemployment, banana prices, foreign relations with English-speaking Caribbean countries. Jessica Robertson discusses inter-island relations with journalist Marie Claude Celeste (09:08 - 11:25)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. The state of WI cricket is discussed at CARICOM mini summit in Chaguaramas Trinidad. Reporter Tony Fraser analyses cricket and its decline in Barbados with cricket historian Prof Hilary Beckles who shares his view on several issues. This includes intellectual preparedness, planning, strategic adjustment to bring cricketers into educational discourse, professionalism, the role of the West Indies Cricket board, social and cultural impact of cricket (11:25 – 15:28)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 28 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.lcshCaribbean Communityen_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Area -- Economic integrationen_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Area -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshCommonwealth (Organization)en_US
dc.subject.lcshPakistan -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshMartinique -- Foreign relations Franceen_US
dc.subject.lcshGuadeloupe -- Foreign relations -- Franceen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 28-10-1999
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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