Canada, Namibia and YouPublisher: Task Force on the Churches and Corporate Responsibility, Toronto, Canada
Year Published: 1976
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX24
Pamphlet to aid letter writing campaign against S. Africa's occupation of Namibia.
Abstract: An information pamphlet designed to initiate a letter writing campaign to the Canadian Government re its attitude towards South Africa's illegal occupation of Namibia (Southwest Africa) and its tolerence of the activities of Canadian corporations in this country. The pamphlet describes South Africa's illegal occupation and her political stance in Namibia, some statistical data about Namibia, the United Nations' involvement, the Canadian Government's responses and the actions of the Canadian Churches to date around this issue. The final section contains an action appeal with suggested questions for letter writing to the Canadian Government and Falconbridge Nickel Co. (a Canadian corporation in Namibia).