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Exhibition on Indenture “Indenture in Mauritius: History and Heritage”

Start Time: October 27, 2018 21:30 | End Time: October 28, 2018 15:30
Location: Reception Hall of the Municipal Council of Quatre Bornes
The Ministry of Arts and Culture, the Aapravasi Ghat Trust Fund, The Municipality of Quatre Bornes in collaboration with the National Heritage Fund, the Mahatma Gandhi Institute, the National Archives and the National Library are organising an exhibition on indenture and its heritage to be launched on Friday 26 October 2018 at Quatre Bornes by the Hon. Prithvirajsing Roopun, Minister of Arts and Culture, and Her Worship, Mrs Soolekha Jepaul Raddhoa, Mayor of the Municipality of Quatre Bornes.
 
This exhibition, which presents salient stages of indenture in Mauritius through archival documents and Mauritian heritage, will be at the Reception Hall of the Municipal Council of Quatre Bornes on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th October 2018 between 09.30hr and 15.30hr.
 
The exhibition will also be presented by our collaborators during their respective open days, namely:
 
  • 29th October to 10th November 2018 at the National Archives, Development Bank of Mauritius Complex, Coromandel
  • 12th to 17th November 2018 at the National Library, Fon Sing Building, Edith Cavell Street, Port Louis
  • 19th to 24th November 2018at the Mahatma Gandhi Institute, Moka
 
Thereafter, the exhibition will also be presented in other parts of the country namely at:
 
  • Nouvelle Découverte Social Welfare Centre
  • Rivière du Rempart Youth Centre
  • Centre de Lecture et d’Animation Culturelle (CELPAC) of Fond du Sac, Triolet, Baie du Cap, Flic en Flac, Abercombie, Grand Bay, Pailles, Petite Rivière, Cottage and Rivière du Rempart
  • Sugar Industry Labour Welfare Fund Community Centres of Chamouny, Rivière des Anguilles, Providence, Cironstance, Nouvelle France, Riche Mare and Bon Accueil
  • Malls such as Flacq Coeur de Ville, Grand Baie La Croisette, Trianon Shopping Park, Plaisance Shopping Village, Kendra Mall and Phoenix Mall, among others


 

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