• Short Summary

    In Vienna one of the biggest conferences in history opened on Monday (20 August) with the aim of devising a global master plan for using science to combat the source of poverty.

  • Description

    In Vienna one of the biggest conferences in history opened on Monday (20 August) with the aim of devising a global master plan for using science to combat the source of poverty. Some four thousand delegates from a hundred and fifty countries are attending the United Nations Conference on Science and Development (UNCSTD). The developing countries have asked that a United Nations Secretary General Kurt Waldheim appealed to governments to make use of what he called "triumphs of science" and Crowd Prince Hassan of Jordan criticised the use of established methods that do not help the unique problems of the developing world. First Kurt Waldheim:

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    Film ID:
    VLVA61ESWZFCYYILWXHKEAOV3TA4W
    Media URN:
    VLVA61ESWZFCYYILWXHKEAOV3TA4W
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/08/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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