Indian Diaspora Council


The Indian Diaspora Council International (IDC) is pleased to announce the release of its 20th Anniversary IDC Journal Publication on September 30, 2017 in New York, USA. IDC was established as a global non-profit organization established in 1997 with the objective to embrace, engage and enhance the shared heritage, aspirations and interests of persons of Indian origin with optimum inclusivity. It shall be secular and non-political with a centrally located secretariat and global country wise network of chapters and affiliates, and collaborating with governments, institutions, organizations and agencies to achieve its objectives.

IDC Journal news is an informative compilation of information, achievements, commentary, issues and events pertinent to the Indian Diaspora, as well as planned events and programs, including collaboration with various ministries of governments, organizations, institutions and agencies, including India’s Overseas Indian Affairs Department of Ministry of External Affairs.

The 20th Anniversary IDC Journal includes: PIO of the Month, High Achievers, Featured History, IDC on the GO, Glimpses of IDC, Current Issues, Arts & Media, Natural Disasters Worldwide, Community Service and Letters to the Editor. This can be viewed in its entirety: IDC Journal 20th Anniversary Issue September 2017.

Ashook Ramsaran, president of IDC in his commentary, stated: “We take much pride in the publication of IDC Journal on the 20th anniversary of the founding of IDC to further engage, embrace, and enhance the worldwide Indian Diaspora community. The IDC Journal news and editorial teams are dedicated persons with shared interest to make a difference. We encourage readers’ feedback, comments and suggestions so that IDC Journal can be more responsive to current, critical issues, as well as be more effective in advancing the interests and issues of the Indian Diaspora—by providing valuable input to IDC for further engagement and improving IDC’s service to the global Indian community. Thanks to the news and editorial teams and congratulations and best wishes for continuing success of IDC Journal Thanks to IDC Journal’s dedicated news and editorial teams headed by Chief Editor, Suzanne Mahadeo, and congratulations and best wishes for continuing success of IDC Journal and IDC globally.”

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