• Short Summary

    REPRESENTATIVES OF 19 AFRICAN COUNTRIES BEGAN A WEEK OF TALKS IN GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, YESTERDAY (MONDAY), LARGELY - IT'S BELIEVED - IN PREPARATION FOR THE 2ND WORLD CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT NEXT YEAR.

  • Description

    REPRESENTATIVES OF 19 AFRICAN COUNTRIES BEGAN A WEEK OF TALKS IN GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, YESTERDAY (MONDAY), LARGELY - IT'S BELIEVED - IN PREPARATION FOR THE 2ND WORLD CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT NEXT YEAR. THEY'RE GATHERED AS A JOINT WORKING PARTY OF THE UNITED NATIONS ECONOMIC COMMISSION FOR AFRICA (ECA) AND THE ORGANISATION OF AFRICAN UNITY (OAU).

    THE DELEGATES WILL ALSO DISCUSS THE POSSIBILITIES OF TRADE EXPANSION AND GREATER ECONOMIC CO-ORDINATION IN AFRICA. HOWEVER, AFTER THEIR FIRST THREE-HOUR SESSION YESTERDAY, THE DELEGATES DECLINED TO MAKE PUBLIC THE EXACT NATURE OF THEIR TALKS. THE MEETING COMES JUST BEFORE THAT OF THE BOARD OF THE UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT (UNCTAD), DUE TO BEGIN A THREE-WEEK SESSION NEXT TUESDAY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8FSGCEAMVC3HV418F2D9HOJYW
    Media URN:
    VLVA8FSGCEAMVC3HV418F2D9HOJYW
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/08/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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