Caribbean Report 02-06-1992

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.authorJarvis, Mike (anchor ; interviewer)
dc.contributor.authorFraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorNorton, Michael (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorWellnitz, Frank (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorSmall, Hugh (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorRansome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorKirby, Alex (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorSaith, Lenny (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:30)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Correspondent Tony Fraser explores the prospect of Trinidad and Tobago’s Prime Minister Patrick Manning being courted by the United States to play the leading role in US/Caribbean relations (00:31-03:29)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. In Port-au-Prince Haiti, hundreds attend the funeral of Haitian businessman Georges Izméry who was killed by an unknown assailant on May 26th. Correspondent Michael Norton reports on the developments (03:30-05:42)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Haitian politicians are still in discussions to choose a new prime minister in a bid to bypass the Organization of American States (OAS) backed agreement to reinstate ousted President Jean-Bertrand Aristide (05:43-05:57)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. The Government of Antigua has been approached by the United States to help in addressing the plight of the Haitian boat people at a US naval facility there (05:58-06:16)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Frank Wellnitz, President of the Caribbean Shipping Association discusses the implications of the United States trade embargo against Haiti on the association’s members (06:17-07:29)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. In response to Prime Minister Patrick Manning’s suggestion for a regional consensus to deal with international aid agencies, Jamaica’s Finance Minister, Hugh Small cites differences in economic development as a possible obstacle to forming the Caribbean consensus (07:30-09:34)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. Reports from correspondents Debbie Ransome and Alex Kirby look at the variances over the national agenda of countries who would be in attendance at the United Nations conference on environmental development. Dr. Lenny Saith, Trinidad and Tobago’s Environment Minister, who is also chairman of the group of Latin American Ministers set up to formulate an action plan for the region is interviewed (09:35-14:39)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.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.lcshUnited States -- Foreign relations -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBusinessmen -- Haiti -- Assassinationen_US
dc.subject.lcshHaiti -- Politics and government -- 20th centuryen_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Area -- Foreign relations -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshEmbargo -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Shipping Association -- Economic aspects -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshFinancial institutions, International -- Foreign economic relations -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshEconomic development -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshUnited Nations Conference on Environment and Development (1992 : Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)en_US
dc.subject.lcshEnvironmental policy -- Congressesen_US
dc.subject.otherIzméry, Georges -- Haiti -- Assassinationen_US
dc.subject.otherEnvironmental development -- Conferencesen_US
dc.subject.otherRio Earth Summiten_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 02-06-1992en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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