Caribbean Report 23-03-1992

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.authorNinvalle, Pete (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorCompton, John (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorJoseph, Yvon (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorMartin, Lionel (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:39)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Prime Minister John Compton announces April 27th as the general election date in St. Lucia. Meanwhile, a massive show of protest from the opposition against government’s plan to remove three electoral boundaries occurred at the time of the announcement. Pete Ninvalle reports from Castries (00:40-02:43)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. In an interview with the anchor, Prime Minister John Compton talks of his plan to focus on political and economic stability in his election campaign while dealing with issues such as OECS-Federation in the party’s manifesto (02:44-05:34)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. A letter was delivered to Guyana’s President Desmond Hoyte via the British High Commissioner on behalf of the British government urging general elections be held speedily or risk future aid commitments being forfeited (05:35-06:26)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Escaped Haitian Priest Yvon Joseph, says that the United Nations will have to step in if the continuing crisis in Haiti is going to be solved (06:27-11:02)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Cuba’s Young Communist League will celebrate its sixth congress later this year. Correspondent Lionel Martin reports from Havana (11:03-13:15)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. Prime Minister Michael Manley is to meet with President Bush in Washington tomorrow to assure him that his successor will continue his liberalization and privatization policies (13:16-13:55)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. The Mexican Government News Agency quotes Cuban state controlled television and newspaper as saying that its correspondents found goods supplies of fresh produce in government warehouses for the first time in months (13:56-14:24)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent14 min. 47 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.lcshElections -- Saint Luciaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCompton, John, 1926-en_US
dc.subject.lcshPolitical violence -- Saint Luciaen_US
dc.subject.lcshDemonstrations -- Saint Luciaen_US
dc.subject.lcshElections -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshGreat Britain -- Foreign relations -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshHoyte, Hugh Desmonden_US
dc.subject.lcshUnited Nations -- Foreign relations -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshOrganization of American States -- Foreign relations -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshCuba -- Economic conditionsen_US
dc.subject.lcshCost and standard of living -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBush, George, 1924-en_US
dc.subject.lcshManley, Michael, 1924-1997en_US
dc.subject.lcshPrivatization -- Government policy -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshLiberalism -- Government policy -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshUnited States -- Foreign relations -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshFood supply -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.otherCompton, John, 1926- -- Political manifestoesen_US
dc.subject.otherElection boundaries -- Saint Luciaen_US
dc.subject.otherGreat Britain -- Economic assistance -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.otherYoung Communist League (Cuba) -- Congressesen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 23-03-1992en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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