Caribbean Report 09-01-1997

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.authorGordon, Warren (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorJenkins, Gareth (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorEdoo, Claire (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorGrant, Jennifer (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorKofi, Tetteh (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBascombe, Peter (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBullimore, Tony (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBullimore, Lillian (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.abstractThis segment reports that in the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince today one man was injured during a demonstration against the privatization of state companies. The demonstration came as supporters of former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide moved closer to the formation of a political party in preparation of a possible return of Mr. Aristide. Segment three states that the Director General of the St. Lucian based Organisation of the Eastern Caribbean States has suggested that the subregional leaders should hand the mandate for political unity to his Secretariat. Head of the OECS Secretariat, Swinburne Lestrade says that this move is imperative if the Eastern Caribbean is to successfully face the challenges of globalisation. This segment gives the events surrounding the collapse of Jamaica Century National financial entities continues to unfold, their former Chief Executive has paid back almost a US quarter million. The event and its repercussions are outlined. Segment 5 deals with elections in Britain and black voter apartheid which is described in the Murray’s polls, the New Nation polls and a report by Tory MP, Petra Bascombe. The final segment states that world yachtsman Tony Bullimore is stranded for four days in the Southern Ocean. The Bullimore’s experience is described.en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:31)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. One man grievously injured in Haiti's capital (00:35-00:45)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. The OECS Secretariat wants responsibility for political unity in the sub region (03:46-04:55)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Jamaica Century National collapses (04:56-06:38)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. With general elections in Britain only a few months away nine out of ten Black Britons say they will not vote (06:31-11:36)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. The world yachtsman Tony Bullimore is stranded for four days in the Southern Ocean (11:41-15:22)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min 22 sec.en_US
dc.format.mediumSound, mp3en_US
dc.identifier.otherCAR 2229en_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.lcshBank and Banking -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshElections -- Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshO.E.C.S. (Organization). Central Secretariaten_US
dc.subject.otherViolence -- Haiti -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.otherPrivatization -- Demonstrations -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.otherAristide, Jean-Bertranden_US
dc.subject.otherCentury Financial Network -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.otherBlacks -- Elections -- Britainen_US
dc.subject.otherYachting accidents -- Antarctic Oceanen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 09-01-1997en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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