Caribbean Report 25-02-1994

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.authorRowe, Yvette (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorMartin, Lionel (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorCampbell, Parnell (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBennendijk, Chandra van (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorBoyd, Mark Lennox (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorMoraes, Claude (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorWadsworth, Mark (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines with Yvette Rowe(00:00-00:27)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Congressman Charles Rangel says the time is right to challenge President Clinton’s embargo against Cuba and he wants to introduce a bill aimed at dismantling the embargo in Congress the upcoming month (00:28-02:37)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Lionel Martin reports from Havanna Cuba that there are 140,000 officially registered self-employed entrepreneurs but experts say that there are three times that amount ,the government have seen these entrepreneurs as operating counter to social ideals but the attitudes to these private restaurants or paladares (02:38-05:51)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. In St. Vincent and the Grenadines the newly appointed Deputy Prime Minister Parnel Campbell is being groomed for higher office. It is the first time a Deputy Prime Minister has been named since the New Democratic Party came in power 10 years ago. Campbell discusses the significance of his appointment (05:52-08:25)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Doctors go on strike in Suriname to highlight the poor working conditions at the country’s largest hospital which serves 50,000 person annually from the lower class (08:26-10:22)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. On the 9th day of her Caribbean tour the Queen is expected to spend the weekend in the Cayman Islands where she will be joined by foreign office ministers responsible for the Commonwealth affairs. Lennox Boyd who speaks about the message she will be taking the Cayman Islands. According to Boyd the Queen’s visit is meant to consolidate and foster Britain’s relations with the Cayman Islands (10:23-11:50)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. Lennox Boyd talks about the European Union’s proposal for a common visa list including Commonwealth countries is to be heard before the European Council late this year (11:51-12:45)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. Claude Moraes, Director of Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants said that Britain must act now in opposing the list of 126 countries which will require vista to enter the United Kingdom, the only country missing is Jamaica. He pointeden_US
dc.description.tableofcontents9. Representatives from the anti-racists organizations across Europe are to meet in London to launch a European Charter against racism. Mark Wadsworth Chairman of Britain’s Anti-racist Alliance says there must be a united approach. He elaborates on the issue (13:34-14:32)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents10. Wrap up and theme music (14:33-14:46)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent14 min. 46 sec.en_US
dc.format.mediumSound, mp3en_US
dc.identifier.otherCAR 1480en_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.lcshEmbargo -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshEconomic sanctions -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshEntrepreneurship -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCabinet ministers -- Selection and appointment—Saint Vincent and the Grenadinesen_US
dc.subject.lcshPublic hospitals—Medical Staff -- Surinameen_US
dc.subject.lcshStrikes and lockouts -- Surinameen_US
dc.subject.lcshRoyal visitors -- Cayman Islandsen_US
dc.subject.lcshEmigration and immigration—Government policy –- Europe Unionen_US
dc.subject.lcshEurope -- Emigration and immigration—Political aspectsen_US
dc.subject.lcshVisas -- Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshAnti-racism -- Europeen_US
dc.subject.lcshAnti-racism -- Great Britainen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 25-02-1994en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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