National Trust of Guyana

Non-Aligned Monument

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The Non-Aligned Monument, a National Monument, is located at Company Path, Avenue of the Republic, Georgetown. The Monument was unveiled by His Excellency, Arthur Chung OE, the first President of Guyana, to commemorate the 1972 Conference of Foreign Ministers of Non-Aligned countries, and to honour the founders of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru of India, President Gamal Abdel Nasser of Egypt, President Josip Broz Tito of Yugoslavia and President Kwame Nkrumah of Ghana. The ensemble consists of four busts, sculpted to resemble each founder and fashioned in their home countries. The plinth was designed by George Henry Associates of Guyana.