News Letter #2

Paramaribo, 5 juni 2018 Uitnodiging : U wordt bij deze uitgenodigd voor deelname aan de conferentie Legacy of Slavery and Indentured Labour die door de Anton de Kom Universiteit wordt georganiseerd van 18 tot en met 22 juni2018. Plaats: het IGSR gebouw. De opening vindt plaats op maandag 18 juni om 7 uur en de …

LALAROOKH MUSEUM

A fascinating historical journey for all! In 1873 the ship Lalla Rookh arrived in Suriname with the first group of indentured laborers from British India (modern day India). They came to work on the plantations, replacing the slaves who were freed in 1863. Although officially called indentured labor, in reality it simply represented a new …

Welcome To Suriname

Information on Tours and Traveling in Suriname will be available soon! In the meantime you can enjoy this slide show about Mother Suriname  

Conference: Legacy of Slavery & Indentured Labour, Migration & Diaspora

WELCOME TO OUR SITE! This conference will be organised in order to  commemorate: the 165th anniversary of Chinese immigration the 155th anniversary of abolition of slavery the 145th anniversary of immigration of East Indians the 128th anniversary of immigration of Indonesians and the 50th Anniversary of the Anton de Kom University of Suriname (Organized by the  History Department of …