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    AN ADVANCED COURSE IN CHILD CARE OPENED IN YAOUNDE ON THE 17TH. JULY UNDER THE?

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    AN ADVANCED COURSE IN CHILD CARE OPENED IN YAOUNDE ON THE 17TH. JULY UNDER THE SPONSORSHIP OF THE INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN'S CENTRE (C.I.E.) WHICH HAS ITS HEADQUARTERS IN PARIS.

    THE TWO-WEEK COURSE TOOK PLACE IN THE CAPITAL OF CAMEROUN AT THE INVITATION OF THE COUNTRY'S PRESIDENT, M. AHIDJO, THE DELEGATES WERE WELCOMED BY PRIME MINISTER DR. SIMON-PIERRE TCHOUNGUI AND WERE THEN ADDRESSED BY THE TWO LEADERS OF THE COURSE, DR. MASSE, DIRECTOR OF THE C.I.E., AND MME. PAUL-PONT, HEAD OF THE CENTRE'S EXTERNAL RELATIONS.

    THE TWO COURSE LEADERS STRESSED THE IMPORTANCE OF DEALING WITH THE PROBLEMS OF "THE MEN OF TOMORROW", - I.E. THE CHILDREN OF TODAY. DR. MASSE EXPLAINED THE AIMS OF C.I.E.: TO HOLD NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL COURSES FOR QUALIFIED SPECIALISTS, INFLUENCE RESPONSIBLE CIRCLES, CARRY OUT RESEARCH AND PROMOTE A WORLD-WIDE VIEW ON CHILD CARE.

    DR. TCHOUNGUI DEALT SPECIFICALLY WITH THE PROBLEMS OF CHILDREN IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES.

    THE MAIN THEME OF THE YAOUNDE COURSE WAS THE "PROTECTION OF SMALL CHILDREN BETWEEN 3 AND 6". ITS FINDINGS ARE BEING CIRCULATED TO OTHER AFRICAN COUNTRIES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA50RM3FIRACFVYWE381H7P0NKX
    Media URN:
    VLVA50RM3FIRACFVYWE381H7P0NKX
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/08/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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