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    THE BI-ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF UNICEF DIRECTORS OF AFRICAN COUNTRIES SOUTH OF THE SAHARA OPENED IN AIDJAN.

  • Description

    THE BI-ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF UNICEF DIRECTORS OF AFRICAN COUNTRIES SOUTH OF THE SAHARA OPENED IN AIDJAN. IVORY COST, THIS WEEK.

    THE AIMS OF THE MEETING ARE TO DISCUSS METHODS OF ADMINISTRATION APPROACHES TO SIMPLIFY OPERATIONAL PROCEDURES FOR THE DECISIONS THAT HAVE BEEN LAID DOWN IN NEW YORK, AND TO FIND WAYS OF IMPLEMENTING THE PROJECTS.

    UNICEF HAS PROJECTS IN 40 AFRICAN COUNTRIES, WHICH DO NO INCLUDE SOUTH AFRICA, RHODESIA AND THE SPANISH AND PORTUGUESE TERRITORIES.

    THE CONFERENCE IS UNDER THE CHAIRMANSHIP OF THE IVORY COASTS' MINISTER OF HEALTH, BLAISE N'DIA KOFEE, AND WILL LAST UNTIL NOVEMBER 18TH.

    IN HIS OPENING ADDRESS, MR. N'DIA KOFFIE SAID THAT THROUGHOUT THE WORLD, CHILDREN ARE VITALLY IMPORTANT. BUT IN AFRICA, THE ARE DOUBLY SO, BECAUSE THEY CONSTITUTE 45 PER CENT OF THE POPULATION.

    UNICEF REPRESENTATIVES SHOWN ARE: H. N. M. CLARKE, ??? HIREN GUPTA BRAZAVILLE, JOHN KABOHA AND ABRAHAM DEMERE ADDIS ABABA, M. RAKOTOARIVONG AND E.W. MEYER (EUROPEAN) DAKAR.

    ALSO UNICEF DIREF (DIRECTOR AFRICAN REGION) (HQ LAGOS) DR. V. KYARUZI - A TANZANIAN WHO ADDRESSED THE MEETING. SEATED BEHIND DIRAF PLAQUE IN FILM IS DR. PAUL LARSEN, A DANE.

    UNICEF NEW YORK DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMES, DR. CHARLES EGGER, A SWISS. FDC (FOSO CONSERVATION DEPARTMENT) FROM NEW YORK, A.R. LUCAS, A CANADIAN. UNICEF IN ABIDJAN - PAUL LOUIS AUDAT, PROGRAMME ADMINISTRATOR; ROGER DE HOCK, A DUTCHMAN; AND GODWIN TETE, DEPUTY ADMINISTRATION OFFICER.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAPSGLRWBB0312R88LJTQIWJGY
    Media URN:
    VLVAAPSGLRWBB0312R88LJTQIWJGY
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/11/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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