Caribbean Report 16-02-2000

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.authorGordon, Orin (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorSmith, Colin (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorHoyte, Desmond (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorLewis, Laurie (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorMoore, Mike (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorWalker, Andrew (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorRansome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorRichards, Ken (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorAmory, Vance (Interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorParry, Joseph (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorSeiger, Karen (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. Guyana’s capital Georgetown had armed police deployed everywhere as the funeral for one of the country’s most wanted criminal turned into a political issue. The police was trying to prevent the funeral procession from gaining access to certain streets of the capital. (00:30-03:45)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. The meeting in Bangkok of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development discussed how globalization and unrestricted free trade address the interests of developing countries. Caribbean countries are of the view that developed countries do not take their issues into account. Mike Moore, head of the World Trade Organization, agrees with the views of developing countries. (03:46-07:27)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. The issue of the banana trade will be discussed tomorrow in a meeting between Europe’s Trade Commission and the U.S. Trade Representative. This is the first time for this year a discussion of this nature which escalated into a trade war last year, is revisited. (07:28-09:16)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. The Opposition Leader in Nevis, Joseph Parry, informed BBC Caribbean Report that he is in agreement with constitutional reform other than secession from the Federation with St. Kitts. (09:17-11:57)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. The schedule for Parliamentary elections in Haiti is once again in question with just more than a month into the polls which is considered important in resolving the country’s political process and freeing up international aid. The process is hampered by problems with voter registration and the March date may have to be postponed. (11:58-15:29)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 29 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.lcshCriminals - - Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCrime - - Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshWorld Trade Organizationen_US
dc.subject.lcshForeign trade regulationsen_US
dc.subject.lcshFree trade - - Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade - - Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade - - United Statesen_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade - - Europeen_US
dc.subject.lcshForeign trade regulationsen_US
dc.subject.lcshLaw - - Reform - - Saint Kitts and Nevisen_US
dc.subject.lcshSaint Kitts and Nevis - - Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshDemocracy - - Saint Kitts and Nevisen_US
dc.subject.lcshElections - - Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshVoting - - Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshPolitical campaigns - - Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshHaiti – Politics and governmenten_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 16-02-2000en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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