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    MR. PAUL-MARC HENRY, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF THE UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME'S OPERATIONS AND PROGRAMMING BUREAU,?

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    MR. PAUL-MARC HENRY, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF THE UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME'S OPERATIONS AND PROGRAMMING BUREAU, WAS THIS WEEK SHOWN OVER THE FOOD RESEARCH INSTITUTE IN ACCRA, THE GHANAIAN CAPITAL. MR. HENRY, IN GHANA ON A FOUR-DAY OFFICIAL VISIT, ALSO HELD A PRESS CONFERENCE IN WHICH HE OUTLINED UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PLANS FOR THE COUNTRY.

    MR. HENRY WAS WELCOMED TO THE RESEARCH CENTRE BY THE PROJECT MANAGER, MR. O.F. RAUHA. MR. HENRY WAS ACCOMPANIED BY THE UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME RESIDENT REPRESENTATIVE IN ACCRA, MR. LATOUR.

    IN THE FISH PROCESSING SECTION, THE UNDP EXPERT, MR. KARGAN, EXPLAINED OPERATIONS. MR. HENRY THEN VISITED THE CEREAL PROCESSING SECTION, WHERE HE SAW LOAVES OF BREAD AND PACKETS OF BISCUITS MADE WITH GARRI. AT THE FOOD PROCESSING AND ENGINEERING LABORATORY HE SAW HOW "PITO" IS BREWED.

    DURING THE PRESS CONFERENCE LATER MR. HENRY SAID THE UNITED NATIONS WAS SENDING A TEAM TO STUDY THE TROUBLESOME KETA LAGOON IN GHANA. HE SAID WORLD BANK OFFICIALS WOULD ALSO BE IN ACCRA NEXT MONTH TO STUDY VARIOUS PROJECTS. EARLIER MR. HENRY HAD CALLED TO SEE NLC CHAIRMAN GENERAL ANKRAH AT THE CASTLE, OSU, AND ONCE AGAIN WAS ACCOMPANIED BY THE UNDP REPRESENTATIVE, MR. LATOUR. ACCORDING TO OFFICIAL SOURCES GENERAL ANKRAH AND MR. HENRY DISCUSSED MATTERS OF GENERAL INTEREST, WITH PARTICULAR EMPHASIS ON UNDP WORK IN GHANA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAMWDUD6VXHOOIRS3EQ1VIDBWZ
    Media URN:
    VLVAMWDUD6VXHOOIRS3EQ1VIDBWZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/09/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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