She later won a legal settlement against the trustee board for breach of contract.
They inherited Papua from Britain in 1906 and took New Guinea from Germany in World War I, administering it in recent years as a U.N. trustee .
Under the trusteeship and administration of the Vancouver Foundation, this year it will give 21 awards totalling $47,500.
‘But at least it would be possible to fundraise for its maintenance if it were held in trusteeship for the people,’ she said.
Cameroon was originally a UN Trustee Territory administered by France and the UK prior to its independence in 1960.
The wife remained dependent on the trustees and could not control the property herself.
We hope that the sentence will stand as a stark warning to anyone considering abusing the special responsibilities of charity trusteeship .
All three schemes were regulated by trust deeds or rules which conferred on the trustees wide powers of investment.
For all that, some form of UN trusteeship appears to be the best answer now available.
Lawyers and trustees have statutory and other legal obligations but are still fiduciaries.