Caribbean Report 18-12-1996

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.authorRichards, Ken (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorSmith, Lou (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorYankee, J.B. (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorForeman, George (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorSmith, Colin (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorFraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorThomas, Moya (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorBurnie, Shaun (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorLeventhal, Paul (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorvan Dyke, Jon (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:29)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Indusrial action in Martinique and Grenada involving the banana industry and other sectors. Martinique-based Maryse Gauteng is interviewed and Lou Smith reports (00:30-05:58)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. The Windward Islands is warned about poor quality bananas weakening their case in Europe. Dr Yankee also addressed the planned restructuring of the OECS Secretariat. Dr J.B. Yankee is interviewed (05:59-08:43)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. In Guyana the leaders of four unions representing more that twenty thousand public sector workers have signalled their intention to take industrial action. Public Services Minister George Foreman is interviewed and Colin Smith reports (08:44-10:16)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Large numbers of pharmacies in Trinidad and Tobago were closed today in protest of a proposal by the Finance Minister to open the market for non-prescription drugs. President of the Pharmacy Board Pete Gibb Stanley is interviewed. Tony Fraser reports (10:17-11:53)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Greenpeace is keeping up its Caribbean campaign against nuclear waste shipment. Spokesman for Greenpeace International Shaun Burnie, Nuclear Control Institute, Paul Leventhal and Professor John van Dyke are interviewed. Moya Thomas reports (11:54-15:33)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 33 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.lcshBanana trade -- Grenada.en_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade -- Martinique.en_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade -- Windward Islands.en_US
dc.subject.lcshLabor disputes -- Guyana.en_US
dc.subject.lcshDrugs, Nonprescription -- Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.lcshRadioactive waste disposal -- Caribbean Area.en_US
dc.subject.otherGreenpeace International.en_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 18-12-1996en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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