Report on a trip to Southern Africa

by Paul Irish, The Africa Fund
New York, New York, United States
September 30, 1980
Publisher: The Africa Fund
11 pages
Type: Report
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Report on a trip to Europe and southern Africa, representing the American Committee on Africa (ACOA) at an international anti-apartheid conference in Geneva, following up Africa Fund projects, meeting with liberation leaders in Mozambique, Lesotho and Zambia, and traveling for two weeks in the new nation of Zimbabwe. Richard Leonard, a former ACOA staff associate now living in Geneva and Irish represented ACOA at the international action conference for sanctions against South Africa held in Geneva. The report discusses the African National Congress (ANC), Frelimo, and Mozambique National Resistance (MNR). Irish says he met Tozamile Botha in July during a brief stay in Lesotho. Irish says during two brief days in Lusaka, Zambia, he had some first hand conversations width members of the SWAPO central committee concerning the recent South African attacks deep inside Angola, and developments in the struggle to liberate Namibia. • Mozambique • Zimbabwe • Health Needs • White Exodus? • Civil War?
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Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to The Africa Fund).
Collection: Africa Action Archive