Caribbean Report 06-11-2001

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.authorNiles, Bertram (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorSchweimler, Daniel (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorRichards, Ken (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorBurrows, Barbara (speaker)
dc.contributor.authorGlinton, Marina (speaker)
dc.contributor.authorAubrey, Von (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorSmith, Colin (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorNarine, Ravi (speaker)
dc.contributor.authorWilson, Calvin ( interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBirns, Larry (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorMeade, Ben (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:27)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Large areas of Cuba are without electricity, gas and water two days after Hurricane Michelle hit the island (00:27-03:11)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. A weakened Hurricane Michelle batters the islands of the Bahamas causing extensive flooding in the southern half of New Providence and Main Island (03:12-05:28)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. The Government of Bermuda discontinues tropical storm warnings for Michelle (05:29-05:37)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. In Guyana at least 400 families of the Cane Grove village left their homes to escape rising water due to a breach in a dam. Ravi Narine, Chairman of the Drainage and Irrigation Board of the region comments on the issue (05:38- 07:38)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. The St. Lucian Parliament meet amidst widespread speculation that this would be the last sitting before the general elections (07:41-07:58)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. Horst Kohler Head of the International Monetary Fund says that the IMF is not on a witch hunt of off shore financial centers in the Caribbean (07:59-08:18)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. The rich nations group under the Paris based financial action task force approves new anti-money laundering measures. Calvin Wilson, Executive Director of the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force comments (8:19-9:42)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents9. Larry Birns, Director of the Council for Hemispheric Affairs says the diplomatic rift between Venezuela and the United States has implications for the Caribbean (9:43-12:48)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents10. The people of New York vote in elections for a successor to the city’s Mayor (12:49-13:19)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents11. Delegates at Climate Change talks in Morocco try to agree on the last details of the Kyoto Protocol (13:20-15:27)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 27 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.lcshHurricanes -- Economic aspects -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshDisaster relief -- Cuba -- Assessmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshDisaster relief -- Bahamas -- Assessmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshDisaster relief -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshElections -- Saint Luciaen_US
dc.subject.lcshInternational trade -- Congressesen_US
dc.subject.lcshUnited States -- Foreign relations -- Venezuelaen_US
dc.subject.lcshClimatic changes -- Law and legislationen_US
dc.subject.lcshElections -- United Statesen_US
dc.subject.otherHurricane Michelle, 2001en_US
dc.subject.otherHurricanes -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.otherHurricanes -- Bahamasen_US
dc.subject.otherCaribbean Financial Action Task Forceen_US
dc.subject.otherFinancial Action Task Forceen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 06-11-2001
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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