Unilateral appointment of GECOM Chairman can harm social cohesion, undermine trust & confidence

Press Release The Indian Action Committee (IAC) participated in the civil society consultations convened by the office of the Leader of the Opposition and found that like the first and second list of nominees, the third list represented Guyanese who were, according to the constitution “fit and proper” to hold

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IAC DIWALI MESSAGE 2017

The Indian Action Committee (IAC) extends Diwali greetings to the entire nation, especially persons who are adherents of Sanatana Dharma on the occasion of the now global festival of Deepavali or Diwali. Deepavali means a row of lights from the words deep (light) and avali (row); this festival is physically

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IAC makes presentation before Lands COI

Press Release The Indian Action Committee (IAC) wishes to inform the public that the organization appeared before the Lands Commission Of Inquiry (Lands COI), chaired by Rev. Oswald P. Chuck- A- Sang, on the morning of October 3, 2017, at the Guyana Lands and Surveys Commission. The IAC, having been

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IAC Message on Gandhi Birthday

Press Release The Indian Action Committee (IAC) joins with all Guyanese to commemorate the 148th Birth Anniversary of the globally recognized British-trained Indian attorney and civil rights leader Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869-1948) who is best known for his efforts to defend persons of Indian origin in South Africa and, following

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IAC commemorated 145th Anniversary of Devonshire Castle Martyrs

Press Release The Indian Action Committee (IAC) in collaboration with the Regional Democratic Council of Administrative Region No. 2 organized and successfully held a program of activities on Friday, September 29, 2017, at the Hampton Court Primary School to commemorate the 145th Anniversary of the Devonshire Castle uprising in which

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STATEMENT BY THE IAC ON ALLEGED RACIAL SLUR BY PRESIDENT’S PRESS OFFICER

Incident yet another reason for the establishment of the ERC The Indian Action Committee (IAC) has noted media reports of alleged racial utterances purportedly attributed to the President’s Press Officer. Given the uneasiness, such alleged comments can precipitate and the negative impact it can have on the fragile fabric of

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IAC plans public march to observe World Suicide Prevention Day

PRESS RELEASE The Indian Action Committee (IAC) wishes to inform the general public that the organization in collaboration with the Better Hope/ LBI NDC is organizing an awareness march in observance of World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) on Sunday, September 10, 2017. The theme for this year’s WSPD is “Take

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