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Ritchie Calder interviewed by an unknown female about the Freedom From Hunger Campaign in the Freedom from Hunger Campaign oral history project
Bib ID 7045469
Format AudioAudio [spoken word, audiotape reel]
Author
Calder, Ritchie, 1906-1982, interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research; written permission required for public use from the British Broadcasting Corporation. 
Description 1966 
1 audiotape reel (approximately 22 min.) : analog, 3 3/4 ips ; 7 in. 
Series

Freedom from Hunger Campaign oral history project.

Summary

Following the interview with Ritchie Calder, the interviewer offers a monologue on global issues, with an emphasis on food shortages.

Biography/History

The Freedom from Hunger Campaign was initiated by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization in 1960 as a five-year project to promote to raise at the national and community level global awareness of the issues of poverty around the world as well as provide communities in developing countries with support from anti-poverty programs in the more developed countries. The aim is to eliminate hunger and malnutrition from all countries with better food production methods and international cooperation in providing food relief wherever it is needed.

Notes

Recorded in 1966.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Related Material Related materials: Records of the Australian Freedom from Hunger Campaign, 1961-1973, are held in the Manuscripts Collection of the National Library of Australia at MS 4529. 
Index/Finding Aid Note Summary not yet available. 
Subjects Freedom from Hunger Campaign.  |  Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.  |  Agriculture -- International cooperation.  |  Agricultural education.
Other authors/contributors British Broadcasting Corporation

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