Caribbean Report 30-08-1999

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.authorStone Greaves, Keith (anchor, correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorSmith, Lew (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorMcIntyre, Alister (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorThomas, Bert (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorCapstick, Alex (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorGordon, Orin (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorRobertson, Jessica (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines with anchor Keith Stone Greaves (00:00 - 00:30)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Caribbean community leaders at a Summit in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago reached a consensus to establish a Caribbean Court of Justice to replace Britain’s Privy Council. A leading Caribbean economist and academic Grenadian Alister McIntyre shares his views on the establishment of the Caribbean Court and adjudication regarding the death penalty. Lou Smith reports (00:31 - 02:16)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. In Haiti the opposition parties are welcoming a US decision to withdraw approximately 450 troops and replace these troops with technical teams relocated to rural areas. Professor Bert Thomas Director of Caribbean Studies at New York City University shares his thoughts on the decision and what he describes as premature celebrations by the opposition and the effects on the security of the island (02: 17 - 05:01)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Caribbean athletes and officials are returning to their individual countries following what has been described as a successful world track and field championships in Seville Spain despite the drug scandals which have marred the games. BBC Sport journalist Alex Capstick reports on the regional standings (05:02 – 08:23)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. BBC reporter Orin Gordon profiles the multicultural event carnival and its transformative effect on residents of Notting Hill. Jessica Robertson reports on the conclusion of what has been described as the two biggest street festivals in Europe attended by over two million revelers (08:24 - 15:55)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 55 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 Court of Appealen_US
dc.subject.lcshDeath penalty -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshHaiti -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshHaiti -- Foreign relations -- United Statesen_US
dc.subject.lcshPeacekeeping forces -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshAthletes -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshNotting Hill Carnival (London, England)en_US
dc.subject.lcshJustice, Administration of -- Caribbean Area -- Congressesen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 30-08-1999en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US
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