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    THE NEW DIRECTOR OF THE UNITED NATIONS ECONOMIC SOCIAL AND CULTURAL ORGANISATION REGIONAL CENTRE FOR AFRICA, MR.

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    UNESCO BUILDING; DIRECTOR SPEAKING.




    Initials JP/VS/JH/BB



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    Background: THE NEW DIRECTOR OF THE UNITED NATIONS ECONOMIC SOCIAL AND CULTURAL ORGANISATION REGIONAL CENTRE FOR AFRICA, MR. ZAIDA GADRE-MADHIN, GAVE HIS FIRST NEWS CONFERENCE IN ACCRA LAST FRIDAY (SEPTEMBER 22).

    MR. GADRE MADHIN, WHO ARRIVED IN ACCRA TWO MONTHS AGO, GAVE DETAILS OF UNESCO'S CENTRE FOR EDUCATION INFORMATION AND RESEARCH IN AFRICA. THE NEW DIRECTOR CALLED FOR URGENT AND COMPREHENSIVE WORK IN HELPING GEAR AFRICAN EDUCATION TO MEET THE ECONOMIC SOCIAL AND CULTURAL NEEDS OF THE CONTINGENT IN GENERAL. HE SAID THE ACCRA CENTRE HAS THE SPECIAL ROLE OF FOSTERING IDEAS AND EDUCATION TECHNIQUES AMONG AFRICAN RESEARCH WORKERS AND SCHOLARS THROUGH DOCUMENTATION, PUBLICATION AND PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS.

    THE REGIONAL CENTRE SERVES 36 AFRICAN STATES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADGH20XU1G00O4HXQ50AGW1NCP
    Media URN:
    VLVADGH20XU1G00O4HXQ50AGW1NCP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/09/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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