Collection 258 - Oil Working Group : [Part 2]

Identity area

Reference code

ZA COM MR-AAO-258

Title

Oil Working Group : [Part 2]

Date(s)

  • 1980-01-01 - 1985-12-31 (Accumulation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

The Christian Concern for Southern Africa holdings at SOAS include a small collection of papers on the Oil Working Group.

Context area

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

The Oil Working Group was created in 1980 by War on Want, the Methodist Church Overseas Division and the United Reform Church to raise the issue of illegal oil exports to Southern Africa. They lobbied oil companies, raised questions at annual general meetings, undertook research and publicised their findings. The group was renamed Embargo in 1985 and ELTSA took over its administration. Embargo functioned until 1993.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area

Note

The group was renamed Embargo in 1985, and End Loans to Southern Africa (ELTSA) took over its administration. Embargo functioned until 1993.

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Accession area

Related people and organizations

Related genres

Related places