Registered Charity No: 258545 (England & Wales).
The West India Committee (WIC) seeks to improve the general welfare of the people of the Caribbean and the societies in which they live and work, promoting the interests of agriculture, manufacturing industries and trade with and by the West Indies, Belize and Guyana through the auspices of education, training, advice, advocacy, and where necessary acting as an umbrella organisation.
The charity has recently addressed the following issues on behalf of the UK and the Caribbean:
- Hurricane Irma and climate change
- Human Rights
- Maternity Facility Construction in Anguilla
- Youth Employment
- Zika pandemic
By remembering the West India Committee in your will, you are supporting a Royal Charter institution with centuries of experience in effecting positive change globally.