Conference and Events

Deuxième colloque international du programme: Le retour des diasporas nées de l’engagisme/Re-displacement(s) of the indentured diaspora descendants in the post-colonial era

25-26 novembre 2021, DIASCOM, Université de Nantes, France…   Read More

The Old & the New Indenture: Labour Practices and Human Rights

9-11 October 2021, Lautoka, Fiji   Read More

Annual International Conference on Indentureship and its Legacies in London

5 May 2021, Ameena Gafoor Institute for the Study of Indentureship and its Legacies  Read More

Slavery and Indentureship: the Concept of Coolitude

22 March 2021, Ameena Gafoor Institute for the Study of Indentureship and its Legacies   Read More

First International Phagwa Conference 2021: Phagwa in the Global Village

13-14 March 2021, NCIC   Read More

Colloque « Les suites de l’engagisme XIXe-XXIe/ The indenture legacy »

26 et 27 Novembre 2020, DIASCOM, Université de Nantes, France  Read More

Online workshop on Indian indentured labour: “Trauma, Resilience, Recovery”

17 October 2020, The Black, African and Asian Therapy Network and the National Archive  Read More

Workshop on Vimeo

Online economic history workshop titled “Unfreedom and Capitalism: Economic History of Colonialism, Slavery and Indentured Labour”

18 September 2020, Department of Economics, University of Reading Read More

World Indian Diaspora Conference 2020

29 May 2020, National Council of Indian Culture (NCIC) In association with Indentured Labour Route Project (Trinidad Chapter) & Department of History, University of the West Indies (UWI), St. Augustine Read More

Forced Labour conference

Forced Labour & Migration: Indentured & Pacific Labour Trades
15-17 July 2019, Lautoka, Fiji  Read More

Conference on Indentured Indian Diaspora

20 January 2019, Varanasi, India Read More

Legacy of Slavery and Indentured Labour: Linking the Past with the Future

Conference on Slavery, Indentured Labour, Migration, Diaspora and Identity Formation.
19– 23 June 2018, Paramaribo, Suriname Read More

Forum on Descendants of Indian Indentured Labourers - Issues & Opportunities

10 November 2018, Indian Diaspora Council International, France   Read More

Reflections on State of Indo-Caribbean Diaspora 100 years After Indentureship : Achievements, Challenges and Prospects

2 December 2017, Foundation for India and Indian Diaspora Studies (FIIDS), Hindu Yuva, Columbia University Chapter, New York Read More

Commemoration Symposium on the Formal Abolition of Indenture

4 November 2017, 1860 Heritage Museum, South Africa  Read More

Girimityas: History of Struggle, Present Status and Future Potential of Indentured Indian Diaspora

4 November 2017, Foundation for India and Indian Diaspora Studies   Read More

Indenture Abolition Centenary Conference

6 – 7 October 2017, Yesu Persaud Centre for Caribbean Studies at the University of Warwick, and the Centre for Postcolonial Studies Read More

Ending Indenture: Comparative Perspectives 1875 1938

28-30 September 2017, Centre for Research on Slavery and Indenture, University of Mauritius, Mauritius  Read More

Commemoration of Centennial of Abolition of Indian Indentureship

22-24 March 2017, Girmit Centre, Lautoka  Read More

Indian Diaspora World Convention 2017: Global Indian Diaspora-- Charting New Frontiers

17-20 March 2017, The Indian Diaspora Council, Inc. (New York, USA), the Indian Diaspora Council of Trinidad & Tobago, Global affiliates of Indian Diaspora Council, the National Council of Indian Culture (Trinidad and Tobago), the Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha of Trinidad and Tobago   Read More

Diaspora Conference: The Global South Asian Diaspora In The 21st Century, Antecedents And Prospects

1-4 June 2011, The University of the West Indies (St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago), The Yesu Persaud Centre for Caribbean Studies, University of Warwick (Coventry, United Kingdom), and the National Council of Indian Culture (NCIC), Trinidad and Tobago Read More

Conference to commemorate the 170th Anniversary of the arrival of East Indians in the Caribbean: Indo-Caribbean Literature and Culture

26-27 June 2008, University of Warwick   Read More

The legacy of 135 years of Indian Immigration in Suriname

05 June 2008, The Hague    Read More