Statement by the Ad Hoc Committee for the Development of an Independent South West Africa

by Ad Hoc Committee for the Development of an Independent South West Africa
New York, New York, United States
Undated, late December 1967 or early January 1968
Publisher: American Committee on Africa
3 pages
Type: Report
Coverage in Africa: Namibia, South Africa, Zambia
Coverage outside Africa: United States, United Nations
Language: English
Statement on the attempt by five people to fly into South West Africa without South African visas. The group, including specialists in medicine, nutrition, cooperatives, and agriculture, were to explore possible development projects. They were stopped by the South African authorities. The group felt that they achieved their purpose of dramatizing South Africa's refusal to accept United Nations' resolutions on Namibia.
Used by permission Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: George M. Houser (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections