New Hebrides Condominium
The group is administered for some purposes jointly, for others unilaterally, as provided for by Anglo-French Convention of 27 Feb. 1906, ratified 20 Oct. 1906, and a protocol signed at London on 6 Aug. 1911 and ratified on 18 March 1922. The interests of British, French and New Hebrideans, respectively, are protected; the conditions of land-holding in the islands fixed, and the regulation of the recruitment of native labour provided for. Britain and France are represented by High Commissioners who delegate their powers to Resident Commissioners stationed in the group.
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Book of Reference
- Annual Report 1968–69. HMSOGoogle Scholar