IAC New Year’s Message 2018

The Indian Action Committee (IAC) wishes all Guyanese a Happy and Prosperous New Year. The IAC, in its vision for a happy and prosperous 2018 wishes to have a safer and secure society; to observe improved relations between the government and the opposition; that a special public program be established for the benefit of

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IAC Christmas Message 2017

Press Release The Indian Action Committee (IAC), during this holiday season, regarding the national holidays of Christmas and Boxing Day wishes to send greetings to all Guyanese, especially those who are adherents of Christianity. The IAC recognizes that hundreds of millions of persons across the globe venerate Jesus Christ, a

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IAC hosted successful annual Christmas outreach at Wales

PRESS RELEASE The Indian Action Committee (IAC) hosted its annual Christmas Outreach on Sunday, December 17, at the Wales Community Ground, West Bank Demerara, which was attended by more than three hundred and fifty children from the Wales, Patentia, Good Intent, Vriesland, and Bell Vue communities. The IAC targeted children

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IAC slams Education Minister’s disdainful ethnic comment and calls for apology

The Indian Action Committee (IAC) is shocked and outraged by the insensitive ethnic remarks made by Education Minister Nicolette Henry in the National Assembly on Thursday, December 7, 2017, during her Budget Debate presentation. The IAC recognizes that this government minister has been in a controversial situation before, when she

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IAC Youman Nabi Message 2017

The Indian Action Committee (IAC) wishes to extend greetings to all Guyanese especially those who are adherents of Islam, on the occasion of Youman Nabi, a national holiday, which commemorates the birth of (and the death) the Holy Prophet Muhammad (On Whom Be Peace). The IAC recognizes that followers of

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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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