Caribbean Report 15-09-1997

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.authorNicoll, Fergus (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBrandt, David (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorJoseph, Emma (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorRichards, Ken (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorWalkins, Kevin (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBrown, Harold (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorCarrington, Edwin (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorNinvalle, Pete (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorLouisy, Brian (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorGajadhar, Rupert (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorGreaves, Keith Stone (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:33)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Montserrat's Chief Minister goes to Downing Street and gets a new airstrip for the island. From Downing Street Mr Brandt went to the Royal Albert Hall to attend a benefit rock concert for Montserrat. Chief Minister David Brandt is interviewed and Emma Joseph reports (00:34-03:52)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Britain has announced millions of pounds as aid expected to benefit the poorer members of the Commonwealth groupings. The government is willing to cancel debts provided that the results are used to benefit the poor. Oxfam International has called on governments in developing countries attempting to promote economic growth to also pursue policies to reduced poverty. Kevin Watkins, Author and Harold Brown of Oxfam International are interviewed (03:53-06:27)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. There has been growing discussion around the region about the wider implications of last week's World Trade Organisation ruling against Europe's banana import arrangements. The ruling is expected to impact on the export trade which has been one of the mainstays for the Windwind Islands economies. However, the St. Lucia Chamber of Commerce has responded to those comments asking Caribbean countries not to panic in response to the WTO ruling, Brian Louisy, Executive Director, St. Lucia Chamber of Commerce and Rupert Gajadhar, Chairman of St. Lucia Banana Growers Association are interviewed (06:28-10:21)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Concerts for Montserratians at the Royal Albert Hall, London and Gerald's Park in Montserrat. Emma Joseph reports (10:22-15:27)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.lcshRunways (Aeronautics) -- Montserrat.en_US
dc.subject.lcshRock concerts -- Montserrat.en_US
dc.subject.lcshEconomic assistance -- Commonweatlh countries.en_US
dc.subject.lcshPoverty -- Developing countries.en_US
dc.subject.lcshEconomic development -- Developing countries.en_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade -- Europe.en_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade -- Windward Islands.en_US
dc.subject.otherWorld Trade Organisation -- Ruling.en_US
dc.subject.otherSt. Lucia Chamber of Commerce.en_US
dc.subject.otherOxfam International.en_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 15-09-1997en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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