African and European nations discuss aid from the EEC.
Unissued / Unused material -
Brussels, Belgium & Kinshasa, Republic of the Congo.
Various shots interior a conference hall in Brussels showing the African delegates from countries seeking aid from the EEC (European Economic Community - now EU) under the terms of the Treaty of Yaounde and Treaty of Lagos. MS Map on wall showing which these countries are. MS Map on wall showing which countries form the European Community.
Var. still shots showing the aid already given in Africa by the EEC in the form of factories, sea walls, dams, roads, etc.
Var. shots interior a conference in the Palace of Nations, Kinshasa, of the representative of the EEC and the African nations discussing future aid. Sequence of shots to show kind of aid given to Congo which is a good example. We see opening of new oil refinery and unloading of tractors and land rovers at dockside also food stuffs.
(Lav.) Old record suggests material dates from around 04/08/1968.