Caribbean Report 04-03-1994

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.authorDouglas, Rosie (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorRansome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorFraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorMc Cloud, Errol (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorManley, Michael (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorReid, David (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorBallard, Robert (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines with Yvette Rowe (00:00-00:29)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. An early motion in the British parliament giving support to Caribbean banana farmers is gaining cross party backing. A number of ruling conservative MPs have added an amendment to the opposition leader party sponsored motion. Leader of the Dominica Labour Party, Rosie Douglas is in London to lobby MPs to force debate on the issue. Five years ago Mr. Douglas had recommended that Caribbean producers join the Latin American cartel. Rosie Douglas elaborates on the issue(00:30-03:39)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. A large labour demonstration took place in Port of Spain, Trinidad to protest government’s economic policies and the crime situation in Trinidad and Tobago. However, the expected widespread support did not materialize. Debbie Ransome interviews Tony Fraser about the situation. Labour leader Errol Mc Cloud is also interviewed (03:39-05:32)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Michael Manley, head of the Commonwealth Observer team to South Africa said that maintaining credibility is one of the difficult tasks facing his team. As the mission to for a four-week observation of the April poll. The Zulu nationalist Inkatha Freedom party finally registered for elections. Michael Manley is interviewed by correspondent Debbie Ransome about how the observer team expects to maintain its credibility given the polarized views of the South Arica’s political parties(05:33-08:19)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. his week saw the launch of an expansive new project in Belize aimed at teaching science to school students in North America and Britain. David Reid reports on the Jason Project which beams classes through satellite to students in Bermuda, United States, Canada and Britain. The project founder, Dr. Robert Ballard is interviewed as well as Jason’s project organizer(08:20-10:28)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. A review of some of the newspaper headlines printer after England’s’ humiliating defeat in St. Vincent (10:31-12:30)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. Continuation of Debbie Ransome’s interview with former Jamaican Prime Minister Michael Manley who gives his views on what has accounted for the success of the West Indies cricket team. According to Mr. Manley Brian has the potential to be a genius (12:31-14:43)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. Theme music (14:14-15:00)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min.en_US
dc.format.mediumSound, mp3en_US
dc.identifier.otherCAR 1485en_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.lcshBanana trade -- Caribbean areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshDemonstrations -- Trinidad (Trinidad and Tobago)en_US
dc.subject.lcshElections -- South Africaen_US
dc.subject.lcshElection monitoring -- South Africaen_US
dc.subject.lcshManley, Michaelen_US
dc.subject.lcshEnvironmental sciences -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- Activity programs -- Belizeen_US
dc.subject.lcshDistance educationen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket players -- Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket players – Caribbean areaen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 04-03-1994en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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