Caribbean Report 22-10-1996

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.authorRichards, Ken (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorBloom, David (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorPankow, Robert (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorGarcia, Gus (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorMarville, Orlando (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorKnight, K. D. (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorGrant, Jennifer (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorSatney, Gilroy (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorProudfoot, Anthony (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorFraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorDe Klerk, Frederik Willem (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:29)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Former South African President de Klerk wants both sides of the banana issue addressed. Frederik Willlem de Klerk is interviewed (00:30-02:13)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. EU approval for measures to counter Washington's anti-Cuba Helms-Burton law has run into a Danish stumbling block. David Blow reports (02:14-04:10)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. The Cuban American community in Miami expects that relief supplies being collected could begin reaching Cuba by the weekend. The supplies are being taken up for victims of Hurricane Lili in Cuba. Gus Garcia of the Democracy Movement is interviewed (04:11-06:26)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. The Caribbean region is a minor player of the United Nations and may not play any substantial or influential role in the re-election of UN Secretary General Boutros Boutros-Ghali. The Indian government is assessing the reasons it failed to secure a non-permanent seat representing Asia on the United Nations Security Council after UN member countries voted overwhelmingly for Japan. Caricom Official Orlando Marville is interviewed (06:27-08:17)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Jamaica Security Minister strongly rejects legalisation of marijuana. National Security Minister Kadi Knight is interviewed and Jennifer Grant reports (08:18-09:45)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. Some St. Lucian teachers again boycotted classes today to press for the reinstatement of three teacher trainees at the Sir Arthur Lewis College. General Secretary of the St. Lucia Teachers Union Gilroy Satney is interviewed (09:46-12:31)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. Intervention from oil and gas companies in Trinidad and Tobago prop up the faltering dollar. Chief Executive Officer of the largest Chain of Food Stores Anthony Proudfoot is interviewed (12:32-14:33)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents9. The former Speaker of the Barbados House of Assembly Lawson Weekes on Tuesday had his letter of resignation read to the Chamber ending his fifteen years as a parliamentarian (14:34-15:29)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 29 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.lcshBanana trade -- Windward Islands.en_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade -- European Union.en_US
dc.subject.lcshEmbargo -- Cuba.en_US
dc.subject.lcshHurricanes -- Cuba.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCharities -- Cuba.en_US
dc.subject.lcshUnited Nations.en_US
dc.subject.lcshMarijuana -- Jamaica.en_US
dc.subject.lcshTeachers -- Saint Lucia.en_US
dc.subject.lcshDepreciation -- Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.lcshLegislators -- Barbados.en_US
dc.subject.otherHelms-Burton Act.en_US
dc.subject.otherSir Arthur Lewis Community College.en_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 22-10-1996en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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