• Short Summary

    A seminar on the access and exploitation of the sea around African coasts opened in Yaounde, Cameroun on Tuesday (20 June).

  • Description

    1.
    GV EXT Hotel, and car drives up (2 shots)
    0.08

    2.
    SV Delegate steps from car
    0.13

    3.
    SV Transport Minister Efon steps from car and is welcomed (2 shots)
    0.29

    4.
    SV Delegates enter hall
    0.32

    5.
    SV Delegates sit down
    0.45

    6.
    SCL Minister Efon addressing meeting and members listen (2 shots)
    0.45

    7.
    SV Members applaud PAN TO Minister
    0.53

    8.
    CU Chairman closes meeting
    0.56

    9.
    SV Members leaving meeting.
    1.09



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    Background: A seminar on the access and exploitation of the sea around African coasts opened in Yaounde, Cameroun on Tuesday (20 June). The ten-day regional meeting on the law and resources of the sea was opened by Cameroun's Minister of Transport, M. Vincent Efon.

    Experts from seventeen countries are taking part in the seminar organised jointly by the Cameroun government and the U.S.-based Carnegie Trust for International Peace.

    The participating African countries are Dahomey, Cameroun, Ethiopia, Equatorial Guinea, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, the Ivory Coast, Togo, Tunisia, Mauritius, Senegal, Algeria, Sierre Leone, the Sudan, Tanzania and Guinsa.

    A number of countries have sent observers to the conference, including Brazil, Canada, Israel, Italy, the Soviet Union, Switzerland and the United States. Two African organisations have also sent representatives to this conference; the Organisation of African Unity and the African, Malagasy and Mauritian Common Organisation.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3HB4MM3DS54K70W4DC7COFQSZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA3HB4MM3DS54K70W4DC7COFQSZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/06/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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