Caribbean Report 29-12-2000

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.authorJosephs, Emma (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorFraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorPanday, Basdeo (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorDe Caires, David (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorDejardo, Rupert (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorNimval, Pete (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorNorton, Michael (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorScudder, Patrick (interviewee)
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. President A. N. Robinson has refused to swear in the defeated candidate in the December 11 general election as a Minister of National Security. According to Mr Panday, President Robinson said he is awaiting legal advice. (00:28-02:30)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Guyana’s two leading political parties are uncertain as to which party will govern the country after the January 17 date for election has been pushed back. The opposition party has called for an interim government but this was rejected by the ruling party. (02:31-06:25)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. The St Lucian Banana Growers Association is facing deep financial difficulties. As a result, the former chairman has resigned as a board member. (06:26-08:54)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. The elected Haitian President, Jean-Bertrand Aristide has assured the United States that his government will carry out democratic reform to restore international trust when he assumes office. (08:55-12:24)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. It has been estimated by the authorities in Kingston that there were 15, 000 - 18, 000 Jamaicans in American state and federal prisons. Convictions include child smuggling, drugs and gun related offences. (12:25-14:25)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. British police reported that two men who fell from a British Airways aircraft over southern England were believed to be stowaways from Cuba. (14:26-15:23)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 23 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.lcshTrinidad and Tobago - - Politics and government - - 20th centuryen_US
dc.subject.lcshJudicial power - - Trinidad and Tobagoen_US
dc.subject.lcshGuyana - - Politics and government - - 20th centuryen_US
dc.subject.lcshElections - - Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade - - St Luciaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade - - St Lucia - - Financial aspectsen_US
dc.subject.lcshHaiti - - Politics and government - - 20th centuryen_US
dc.subject.lcshPrisoners - - United Statesen_US
dc.subject.lcshStowaways - - Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshStowaways - - Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshIllegal aliensen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 29-12-2000en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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