[The role of transnational corporations in South African occupied Namibia…]
by American Committee on Africa
New York, New York, United States
Coverage outside Africa:
, Russian Federation
, United Kingdom
, United Nations
The press release announces and a four-day seminar and release of a study about transnational corporations in South African occupied Namibia. The seminar in Washington, D.C. is organized by the American Committee on Africa (ACOA) and the United Nations Council for Namibia. "Namibia's Stolen Wealth: North American Corporations and South African Occupation," prepared for the seminar, is by Gail Hovey, research director of The Africa Fund, with a foreword by the first United Nations Commissioner for Namibia, Sean MacBride, who received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1974. The opening session will include statements by MacBride, H.E. Paul J.F. Lusaka, chairman of the United Nations Council for Namibia and permanent representative from the Republic of Zambia to the U.N.; H.E. Paul Bomani, Ambassador from the United Republic of Tanzania to the United States and dean of the African diplomatic corps in Washington; Theo-Ben Gurirab, SWAPO of Namibia Permanent Observer to the U.N. and chief representative in the U.S.; Ms. Jean Sindab, director of the Washington Office on Africa; and Justice William Booth, president of the American Committee on Africa.
Used by permission Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: George M. Houser (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections