• Short Summary

    The fifth Regional Conference of the Food and Agricultural Organization opened in Saigon, capital of South Vietnam,Nov 21.

  • Description

    1.
    MLV EXT..of conference hall in Saigon
    5 ft

    2.
    LV PAN..conference sign to Indian delegates
    10 ft

    3.
    CU Indian Chief delegates and Minister for Agriculture Dr.P.S. Deshmukh
    12 ft

    4.
    CU U.K.delegates
    13 ft

    5.
    CU U.S.A.delegate
    14 1/2 ft

    6.
    CU Australian delegate
    15 1/2 ft

    7.
    CU Japanese delegate
    16 1/2 ft

    8.
    CU French delegate
    18 1/2 ft

    9.
    CU Thai delegate
    19 1/2 ft

    10.
    LV Unesco delegate
    21 ft

    11.
    LV Conference in section.
    27 ft



    Initials TDH/V/ES



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The fifth Regional Conference of the Food and Agricultural Organization opened in Saigon, capital of South Vietnam,Nov 21.

    Representatives from 22 countries attended the conference to discuss ways for coordinated production and distribution of agricultural products, and getting farmers best value for their produce.

    Among the important delegates was the Indian Minister for Agriculture,Dr. P.S. Deshmukh, and Ministers, from countries that do not themselves suffer from hunger , but help others with technical aid.

    During the conference, lasting until the end of November, important subject for discussion include:food position in Asian countries; long term development of agriculture; technical assistance, and the campaign for "Freedom from Hunger".

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3I47F6NP4O7LCL1HH2VOTCR4A
    Media URN:
    VLVA3I47F6NP4O7LCL1HH2VOTCR4A
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/11/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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