Caribbean Report 12-07-1993

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.contributor.authorJarvis, Mike (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorMcComie, Val (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBaptiste, Sandra (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorDunkley, Carlyle (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorMartin, Lionel (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorFleming, Albert (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorHodge, Kenneth (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorOrr, Carol (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:40)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Despite the initial upbeat assessment of the CARICOM’s Summit, a former Caribbean diplomat is questioning the success reportedly achieved at the meeting. Val McComie, a former Deputy Secretary General of the Organization of Caribbean States (OAS) and former Barbadian Ambassador to Washington says Caribbean governments continue to set their agenda with little focus on issues of real interest to the region’s people. Interview with Val McComie, former Deputy Secretary General, OAS and former Barbadian Ambassador to Washington. Sandra Baptiste reports (00:41-04:28)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Miami based Norwegian Caribbean Cruises is to drop its Jamaica destination from its ports of call from next year. It is speculated that the decision may be related to Jamaica’s decision to increase its cruise ship passenger tax from US $10 to US $15. Interview with Carlyle Dunkley, Minister of Industry and Tourism, Jamaica (04:29-06:47)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is holding a key regional meeting in Cuba to discuss its future funding and projects. It was forty years that Cuba played host to the inauguration of UNESCO. Lionel Martin reports on the significance of this 10th UNESCO Regional Conference (06:48-08:38)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. The Mayor of French St. Martin has defended a decision to start the large scale deportation of illegal aliens. Mayor Albert Fleming says illegal immigrants are a drain on the economy and social services. He also says that he is worried about the indigenous population being outnumbered by foreigners. Interviews with Albert Fleming, Mayor of St. Martin and Kenneth Hodge, St. Martin’s businessman (08:39-14:56)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.lcshCaribbean Community. Conference of Heads of Governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Communityen_US
dc.subject.lcshCruise ships -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshTourism -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshUnesco -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshImmigrants -- St. Martinen_US
dc.subject.lcshDeportation -- St. Martinen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 12-07-1993en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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