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Reference FCO 7/1462
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Development of River Plate Basin schemes in Latin America (Argentina, Uraguay, Paraguay, Brazil and Bolivia) (1970)
Description River Plate Basin Treaty of 23 April 1969 which comes into force on 14 August 1970. Details of Conference of the River Plate countries in Brasilia, 18-22 May 1970. Aid for Latin America. 'Declaration of River Uruguay' 15 March 1970. Commercial opportunities for the UK. LAFTA and economic integration in Latin America. Argentina and the development of the River Plate Basin region. Specific schemes, foreign investment and disagreements amongst River Plate Basin Treaty member countries. List of River Plate Basin Projects in Argentina and details on each project with maps. (2 copies).
Date 1970
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region South America
Countries Argentina, United Kingdom
Places Argentina; Bolivia; Brazil; Britain; Canada; Chile; Germany; Hanoi; India; Italy; Latin America; Paraguay; United Kingdom; United States of America; Uruguay
People Ongania, Juan Carlos; Stewart, Michael
Topics Agriculture; Aid; Atomic Energy Commission; Bank of England; British Embassy; CIA (Central Intelligence Agency); Coal; Conservation; Defence; Department of State; Draft; Economy; Energy; Exports; Free trade; Irish Republican Army (IRA); Latin American Free Trade Association (LAFTA); Oil; organisation; Pollution; River Plate Basin Treaty; Shipping; Tariffs; Trade; Treasury; United Nations; Vice President; Welfare
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