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    THE COMMISSIONER FOR LABOUR AND SOCIAL WELFARE, MR. S.T. NETTEY, OPENED THE SECOND AFRICAN CONTINENTAL?

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    THE COMMISSIONER FOR LABOUR AND SOCIAL WELFARE, MR. S.T. NETTEY, OPENED THE SECOND AFRICAN CONTINENTAL YOUTH SEMINAR AT THE UNIVERSITY OF GHANA IN LEGON ON MONDAY (24 MARCH). THE SEMINAR WILL LAST FOR SEVERAL DAYS AND IS SPONSORED JOINTLY BY THE WEST GERMAN FEDERAL YOUTH COUNCIL AND THE FREDRICH-NAUMANN FOUNDATION IN GERMANY.

    COMMISSIONER NETTEY SAID THAT HARMONY AND UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN THE PEOPLES OF AFRICA AND EUROPE CAN COME BY DISCUSSING RACIAL, ETHNOLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL DIFFERENCES AND HE URGED YOUTH TO CONSIDER THEIR DUTIES WHEN CLAIMING THEIR RIGHTS.

    ANOTHER SPEAKER WAS DR. BARTH, SECRETARY OF STATE, GERMAN FEDERAL MINISTRY FOR FAMILY AND YOUTH AFFAIRS. DR. BARTH SAID THAT YOUTH, AS THE FUTURE-NATION BUILDERS. MUST BE TRAINED AND THAT IT IS THE DUTY OF GOVERNMENTS AND NATIONS TO OFFER THIS TRAINING.

    MRS. ROSINA OKU-AMPOFO, CHAIRMAN OF THE GHANA NATIONAL YOUTH COUNCIL, ALSO SPOKE. DELEGATES CAME FROM MANY AFRICAN COUNTRIES INCLUDING BURUNDI, GAMBIA, NIGERIA, KENYA, THE IVORY COAST, TOGO, DAHOMEY AND UGANDA. REPRESENTING THE FRIEDRICH-NAUMANN FOUNDATION IS MR. G. KASTERMEIER AND MR. HELMUT MULLER, THE WEST GERMAN AMBASSADOR TO GHANA, IS IN ATTENDANCE. THERE ARE ALSO OBSERVERS FROM THE WORLD ASSEMBLY OF YOUTH, UNESCO AND THE UN AT THE SEMINAR.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3U8RE1UDMIQ70JN7BWJ9YKEW4
    Media URN:
    VLVA3U8RE1UDMIQ70JN7BWJ9YKEW4
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/03/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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