Caribbean Report 21-06-1991

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.authorCaroit, Jean Michel (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorCharles, Eugenia (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorRansome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorPanday, Basdeo (speaker)
dc.contributor.authorMcLeod, Errol (speaker)
dc.contributor.authorLewis, Laurie (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorAgnew, Jonathan (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:32)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. The President of the Dominican Republic, Joaquin Balaguer, rejects a note sent by the Haitian Foreign Ministry which protested the deportation of 29 children working on Dominican sugar plantations. Jean Michel Caroit reports from Santo Domingo (00:33-02:20)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. France announced that it plans to more than double its financial assistance to Haiti this year by granting approximately $41 million. The aid will assist with the development of highways, telephone communication, AIDS health services, adult education, military training and agriculture (02:31-03:08)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. After the recent OECS Summit in Grenada, the Prime Minister of Dominica Eugenia Charles states that the meeting addressed the Common External Tariff which is of great importance to the region’s future; the freedom of movement within the OECS countries; and the political unity of the OECS (03:09-07:12)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. A newly formed trade union in Trinidad, the National Trade Union Center, strongly opposes the government’s plan to partly repay public servants in the form of units from a new company set up with the assets of diverted state companies. Debbie Ransome’s report features comments from Basdeo Panday, opposition leader and Errol McLeod, NATUC President (07:13-09:36)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Guyana’s Police Commissioner, Laurie Lewis is currently on an official visit to Britain and Mike Jarvis interviews him on the challenges of his job; the problem of illegal drugs in Guyana; the deportation of Guyanese criminals from the United States; and the elements of corruption in the Guyanese police force (09:37-13:15)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. Jonathan Agnew reports on the second test match between the West Indies and England (13:16-14:28)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent14 min. 33 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.lcshChild labor -- Dominican Republicen_US
dc.subject.lcshChild trafficking -- Dominican Republicen_US
dc.subject.lcshEconomic assistance -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshOrganization of Eastern Caribbean Statesen_US
dc.subject.lcshCivil service -- Trinidad and Tobago -- Salaries, etc.en_US
dc.subject.lcshGuyana -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshGuyana -- Social aspectsen_US
dc.subject.lcshPolice -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket -- Tournaments -- West Indiesen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket -- Tournaments -- Englanden_US
dc.subject.otherAid -- Haiti -- Franceen_US
dc.subject.otherOECS integrationen_US
dc.subject.otherNational Trade Union Centreen_US
dc.subject.otherWhite Paper -- Trinidad and Tobagoen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 21-06-1991en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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