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DSO/37: Aberystwyth One World Week Organisation


Ref: DSO/37

Reference: [GB 0212] DSO/37
Title: Records of the Aberystwyth One World Week Organisation
Date(s): 1978-1991
Level: Fonds
Extent: 0.013m3

Administrative History: One World Week, established in 1978 and affiliated to the World Development Movement was a development education movement promoting relevant events in October each year.
The Aberystwyth One World Week committee was formed in 1978 and continued until 1993; after which time its activities were organised by the new local World Development Movement group. This has now ceased to exist and any One World Week activities are organised by individual churches.

This Collection is Closed for 30 years from date of last file (closed until 2021)

Scope and Content:
1. Minute book - 11 September 1978-3 September 1983 [including 31 loose items]

2. Correspondence, lists of committee members, newspaper cuttings etc. - 1979-1980 [23 items]

3. Minutes of committee meetings, including letter to Aberystwyth Employment Action Group - 19 May 1980-5 September 1980 [6 items]

4. Minutes of committee meetings, including newspaper cuttings, pamphlet ‘Fight World Poverty’ and a report on World Development Movements churches committee 26 March 1981-27 April 1982 [19 items]

5. Postcard from Ben Thompson to Mrs Jones, Eilan (Cilan?), Caemelyn, Aberystwyth re: thank you for cheque for £50

6. Greeting Card from Edward Thompson to Mrs Thompson [n.d.]

7. Pamphlet ‘Wales Link " Lesotho Cymru’

8. Correspondence, 1982-1983 [13 items]

9. Minutes and a membership card of the Aberystwyth Branch 1985-13 October 1992 [114 items]

10. Last chairman’s file, including minutes, pamphlets, Planners’s handbook for One World Week, 1989, the British Contribution to IUCN’s Conservation programme, 1985-1987, and European election candidates pamphlets, 1989 1989-1991 [128 items]
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