• Short Summary

    MORE THAN A HUNDRED DELEGATES ARRIVED IN DAKAR ON APRIL 1ST TO TAKE PART IN A 3-DAY CONFERENCE ON CO-OPERATION AT TOWN-TO-TOWN LEVEL UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THE U.

  • Description

    MORE THAN A HUNDRED DELEGATES ARRIVED IN DAKAR ON APRIL 1ST TO TAKE PART IN A 3-DAY CONFERENCE ON CO-OPERATION AT TOWN-TO-TOWN LEVEL UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THE U.N. EDUCATIONAL SCIENTIFIC AND CULTURAL ORGANISATION AND THE UNITED TOWNS ORGANISATION. PRESIDENT SENGHOR OF SENEGAL ATTENDED THE OPENING CEREMONY, AND THE GUESTS WERE RECEIVED BY DOUDOU THIAM, MINISTER OF STATE.

    AT A PLENARY SESSION, A BRITISH DELEGATE CALLED FOR PRIVATE INITIATE TO HELP FINANCE CO-OPERATION THROUGH TOWN-TWINNING. HE OUTLINED THE WORK OF COMMITTEES ASSISTING PUBLIC BODIES COLLECTING FUNDS. FROM THE IVORY COAST, M. BERTE, ADDED HIS REMARKS STRESSING THE IMPORTANCE OF FINANCING THE MOVEMENT.

    IN DISCUSSIONS, MANY OF THE DELEGATES HAVE URGED MORE TWINNING BETWEEN ENGLISH AND FRENCH-SPEAKING AFRICAN COUNTRIES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5VFMG32ZQEPJFBZB0SKGFJSSR
    Media URN:
    VLVA5VFMG32ZQEPJFBZB0SKGFJSSR
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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