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    The 15th international conference on sociological research into family life opened in Lome, Togo, on Tuesday (6 January).

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    The 15th international conference on sociological research into family life opened in Lome, Togo, on Tuesday (6 January).

    The conference was organised by the International Sociology Association's Family Research Committee, in collaboration with the Pathfinder Fund of Boston and the Togolese National Institute for scientific Research.

    It was opened by Kodjo Agbenowossi Koffi...Togo's Minister for Youth, Sports and Culture, and Scientific Research.

    Delegates from the Republic of Benin, the Ivory Coast, Upper Volta, Nigeria, Senegal, France, Belgium, the United States and Australia attended the opening session.

    During the course of the conference delegates will debate the structure of the family, the role of parents, various theories on the level of education children should attain and family planning.

    Mr. John Mogy, President of the International Sociology Association's Family Research Committee, and Mr. Jim Gamble, representing the Pathfinders Fund, shared the opening addresses with Mr. Koffir.

    SYNOPSIS: John Mogy, President of the International Sociology Association's Family Research Committee, made one of the opening addresses at a special meeting in Lome, Togo, on Tuesday. The meeting was the fifteenth Conference on Sociological Research into family life.

    Jim Gamble also spoke, representing the Pathfinders Fund of Boston (U.S.A.) one of the co-organisers of the conference.

    Kodjo Agbenowossi Koffi... Togo's Minister for Youth, Sport and Culture, and Scientific Research performed the official opening ceremony.

    Delegates from the Republic of Benin, the Ivory Coast, Upper Volta, Nigeria, Senegal, France, Belgium, the United States and Australia attended the opening session.

    During the course of the conference the delegates will debate the structure of the family the role of parents, various theories on the level of education children should attain and family planning.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8PFJZOEE5LLJMM80V83IGAKV3
    Media URN:
    VLVA8PFJZOEE5LLJMM80V83IGAKV3
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/01/1976
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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