Caribbean Report 15-05-2000

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.authorJoseph, Emma (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorCaroit, Jean-Michel (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorFraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorMaragh, Ralph (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorHarbourne, Peter (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorNiles, Bertram (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorHewitt, Malcolm (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorRansome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorCondor, Sam (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorStone Graves, Keith (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorYoung, Simon (interviewee0
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines: (00:00 – 00:28)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. The Dominican Republic is set to have the most peaceful presidential elections in years. The main candidates represent the country’s ruling party, the main opposition, and former president, Joaquin Balaguer, running on a Conservative ticket. (00:29-04:41)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Caribbean countries have been assured by the UK that they can continue taking matters to the Privy Council. (04:42-06:34)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. The rise in cases of asthma in Barbados is growing concern. Barbados now has one of the highest rates in the world, according to local officials. The cause for this increase, is being investigated. (06:35-09:29)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. The political crisis may be over in Saint Vincent, but the peace deal brokered by CARICOM and the OECS is still a topic of political debate. Some critics said that allowing opposition groupings to get their way over the heads of elected governments is not a good precedence. (09:30-12:55)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Director of the Montserrat Observatory, Simon Young, and his UK employer, are trying to resolve a dispute. Mr Young is not allowed to accommodate his wife and child on the island because of conflicting health advisories, one of them barring children under 12 from living on the island because of the ongoing volcanic crisis in Montserrat. (12:56-15:36)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min.36 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.lcshElections - - Dominican Republicen_US
dc.subject.lcshDominican Republic - - Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshGreat Britain - - Privy Councilen_US
dc.subject.lcshCourts of last resort - - West Indies, Britishen_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Area - - Foreign relations - - Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshGreat Britain - - Foreign relations - - Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshAsthma - - Barbadosen_US
dc.subject.lcshAsthma in childrenen_US
dc.subject.lcshAsthma - - Environmental aspectsen_US
dc.subject.lcshSaint Vincent and the Grenadines – Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshO.E.C.S. (Organization)en_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Communityen_US
dc.subject.lcshMontserrat- - Foreign relations--Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshDiplomatic negotiations in international disputesen_US
dc.subject.lcshConflict managementen_US
dc.subject.lcshVolcanoes - - Montserraten_US
dc.subject.lcshWork - - Health aspectsen_US
dc.subject.lcshFamily - - Health and hygieneen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 15-05-2000en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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