• Short Summary

    EDUCATION MINISTERS FROM 18 ASIAN COUNTRIES BEGAN A 10-DAY CONFERENCE IN TOKYO ON APRIL 2 TO DISCUSS THE PROMOTION OF EDUCATION IN ASIA, ESPECIALLY FUNDAMENTAL EDUCATION.

  • Description

    1.
    MLS CONFERENCE HALL (INTERIOR)
    3 ft

    2.
    MS DELEGATES PAN TO RENE MAHEU TALKING TO IKEDA
    6 ft

    3.
    MLS RENE MAHEU
    7 ft

    4.
    MS IRANIAN DELEGATES
    8 1/2 ft

    5.
    MLS U NYUN SPEAKING
    11 ft

    6.
    CU INDONESIAN DELEGATE
    12 1/2 ft

    7.
    MLS IKEDA GOING UP TO STAGE
    16 ft

    8.
    MLS CAMBODIAN DELEGATES
    17 1/2 ft

    9.
    MS IKEDA SPEAKING
    21 1/2 ft

    10.
    MS DELEGATES CLAPPING
    23 ft

    11.
    MLS PAN DELEGATES IN HALL
    27 ft

    12.
    MS RENE MAHEU SPEAKING
    32 ft

    13.
    LS PAN SESSION IN HALL
    39 ft



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: EDUCATION MINISTERS FROM 18 ASIAN COUNTRIES BEGAN A 10-DAY CONFERENCE IN TOKYO ON APRIL 2 TO DISCUSS THE PROMOTION OF EDUCATION IN ASIA, ESPECIALLY FUNDAMENTAL EDUCATION.

    AMONG THOSE WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE CONFERENCE IN METROPOLITAN FESTIVAL HALL WERE PREMIER OF JAPAN MR. IKEDA, ACTING DIRECTOR GENERAL OF UNESCO MR. RENE MAHEU, EXECUTIVE SECRETARY OF ECAFE U NYUN.

    THE MEETING WAS SPONSORED BY UNESCO, ECAFE AND THE JAPANESE GOVERNMENT.

    IN HIS SPEECH MR. IKEDA SAID THE ASIAN REGION WHICH WAS THE CRADLE OF EASTERN CULTURE AND CIVILISATION HAD BY FORCE OF HISTORICAL CIRCUMSTANCES BECOME A BACKWARD AREA AND IT WAS OF PROFOUND SIGNIFICANCE THAT THE CURRENT MEETING WAS CONVENED TO PONDER OVER THE EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN THE AREA AS IT RELATED TO GENERAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.

    U NYUN SAID THAT THE MEETING WAS SIGNIFICANT AS NO SUSTAINING ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT WAS POSSIBLE UNLESS THE PEOPLE WERE PROPERLY TRAINED AND EDUCATED.

    THE PARTICIPANTS, DURING THEIR SPEECHES, STRESSED THE NEED FOR MORE CLASS ROOMS, TEACHERS AND EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS, ESPECIALLY THOSE RELATING TO ENGINEERING, ELECTRONICS, MEDICINE AND NATURAL SCIENCES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1OQNBFOEV3W8H83D8C578RGBQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA1OQNBFOEV3W8H83D8C578RGBQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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