Enmore Martyrs’ Day 2017

PRESS RELEASE The Indian Action Committee (IAC) wishes to join with all Guyanese in commemorating the 69th Anniversary of the five Enmore Martyrs, Lallabajee, Pooran, Harry (Jug), Surujbally and Rambarran who were brutally murdered by Colonial Police Personnel. The IAC recognizes that this historical event was the catalyst that led

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IAC to hold two Grand cultural Melas  

PRESS RELEASE The Indian Action Committee (IAC) wishes to inform the general public of and invite them to the organization’s 14th Annual Grand Cultural Melas to commemorate the 179th Anniversary of the arrival of East Indians to Guyana. The Essequibo Mela is scheduled for Sunday, April 30, 2017, commencing at

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Sugar workers and communities must not be abandoned

2017/03/02 PRESS RELEASE The Indian Action Committee (IAC) is extremely concerned with the distressed state of the sugar Industry in Guyana especially in light of the anxieties oppressing the minds of thousands of sugar workers whose livelihoods are in jeopardy as reports of the closure of a number of sugar

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IAC launches Centenary logo

PRESS RELEASE The Indian Action Committee (IAC) as part of its 2017 activities has launched a logo to commemorate the Centenary of the official end of emigration of Indentured labourers from India. The IAC has invited members of the public to submit designs for a logo depicting the 100th Anniversary

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IAC receives funds for centenary activities

PRESS RELEASE The Indian Action Committee (IAC) today Thursday, February 2, 2017 received funds totalling G$500,000 from the Ministry of Education Department of Culture Youth and Sport for its centenary commemoration activities to be held in April 2017. The IAC thanks the Ministry of Education Department of Culture Youth and

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IAC extend condolences to Twin’s family  

PRESS RELEASE The Indian Action Committee (IAC) offers deepest condolences to President of the Central Islamic Organization, Al Hajj Fazeel Ferouz; family and relatives of the late Mrs. Shira Ferouz Matriarch of Twins family. The late Mrs. Ferouz, 95, will be remembered for her involvement in community and social work

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