"Foreword by Shridath Ramphal, Commonwealth Secretary-General"..
"First published 1986. Copyright Commonwealth Secretariat 1986". -- verso of t.-p.
Report of the Commonwealth Group of Eminent Persons, co-chaired by Mr. Malcolm Fraser and General Olusegun Obasanjo.
Contents: Members of the Commonwealth Group of Eminent Persons: Biographical Details -- A Note on the Commonwealth -- Foreword by the Commonwealth Secretary-General dated London, June 1986 / Shridath Ramphal -- Letter of Transmittal dated 7 June 1986 -- Introduction -- Apartheid: Dismantling or Reform ? -- The Issue of Violence -- The Release of Nelson Mandela and Others -- The Establishment of Political Freedom -- Prospects for Negotiations -- The Group's Proposals -- The Regional Dimension -- Conclusions -- Annexes.
Contents of Annexes: 1. The Commonwealth Accord on Southern Africa -- 2. Letter Dated 13 December 1985 from the Co-Chairmen to the State President of South Africa and the State President 's Reply on 24 December 1985 -- 3. The Group's Programme if Visits and Meetings -- 4. The Freedom Charter of South Africa -- 5. Banning Order on Mrs. Winnie Mandela -- 6. Announcement by the State President on Constitutional Developments -- 7. An extract from the Address by the State President before the President's Council on 15 May 1986.
OTCH Note: Edward W. (Ted) Scott, Primate of the Anglican Church of Canada from 1971 to 1986, was a member of the Commonwealth Group of Eminent Persons which travelled throughout South Africa from January to June 1986.