Remembering Girmit

It has been aptly referred to by a former United Nations Deputy Secretary-General, eminent writer and Indian MP, Dr Shashi Tharoor as a “brotherhood of the boat” in terms of suffering and bonded labour of Indian Girmit pathways.

Toward Understanding Girmit

Things have been changing in recent decades, especially since 1979 when Indo-Fijians marked the one-hundredth anniversary of the beginning of indentured emigration to Fiji.