Caribbean Report 03-09-1991

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.authorJarvis, Mike (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorBird, Lester (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorNorton, Michael (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorMoore, Nick (analyst)
dc.contributor.authorPastor, Robert (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBruney, Mike (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorAuguiste, Irvince (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:35)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Two former senior members of the Antiguan cabinet were sworn today. Former Deputy Prime Minister Lester Bird appointed as the Minister of Foreign Affairs, and John St. Luce assumes the post as Minister of Information. Lester Bird comments on why he decided to re-enter the government after resigning earlier this year over his discontentment with the V.C. Bird’s administration (00:36-03:44)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Haiti’s Prime Minister, Rene Preval, finally turns up in parliament to defend himself against a no-confidence motion. Michael Norton reports from Port-au-Prince that the debate of no-confidence by the Chamber of Deputies is currently in session (03:45-07:27)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. As fears over the drastic cutback in Soviet Union’s bauxite import spread, the Managing Director of Jamaica’s Bauxite and Alumina Company, Audley Roberts, is concerned about the impact on Jamaica. Nick Moore, a Commodity Analyst of Ord Minnett, comments on the measures that Jamaica needs to adopt and the impact on Suriname’s bauxite exports (07:28-10:26)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. The reports of possible electoral malpractice in the run-up to the Guyana’s elections have reached the Carter Centre in the US. Dr. Robert Pastor of the Carter Centre is interviewed by Mike Jarvis on the course of action the Center may undertake (10:27-12:59)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Delegates attending the 3rd Meeting of the Regional Constituent Assembly to discuss the proposed political unification of the Windward Islands met with the members of the Carib community to gauge their perspectives on the unification process. Mike Bruney interviews Irvince Auguiste, Carib Chief and Chairman of the local government council in Dominica, who stated that his main concern is the preservation of Carib culture (13:00-14:49)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_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.lcshAntigua -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshHaiti -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshPréval, Renéen_US
dc.subject.lcshBauxite -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBauxite -- Surinameen_US
dc.subject.lcshSoviet Union -- Commerce -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshElections -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshElection monitoring -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshWindward Islands (West Indies)en_US
dc.subject.lcshCarib Indians -- Dominicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCarib Indians -- Windward Islands (West Indies)en_US
dc.subject.otherPrime ministers -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.otherCarter Centreen_US
dc.subject.otherWindward Islands (West Indies) -- Unificationen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 03-09-1991en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US
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