70s21. International Anti-Apartheid Year public meeting
The year 21 March 1978 to 20 March 1979 was designated as International Anti-Apartheid Year by the UN General Assembly. In Britain the AAM brought together 40 organisations in a broad-based co-ordinating committee to organise events during the year. As a UN member the British government supported the initiative and Foreign Secretary David Owen spoke at a public meeting in January 1979.
|AAM Archives Committee
|AAM Archive, Bodleian Library
|MSS AAM 2227