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Budget 2019-2020: Promoting Gender Equality and Women Empowerment

Date:June 14, 2019|Domain:Gender

GIS– 14 June, 2019: In a bid to lift the social development path for all and address the issue of gender gaps in our society, Budget 2019-2020 makes provision for several measures to be implemented, in addition to the gender mainstreaming programme


Workshop empowering women to become climate resilient

Workshop empowering women to become climate resilient
Date:May 30, 2019|Domain:Gender--Sustainable Development--Environment

GIS – 30 May  2019: A one day workshop on the theme “Women Empowerment in Disaster Risk Reduction and Enhancing Resilience against Extreme Weather”, an initiative of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Centre and the Mauritius Meteor


Gender Mainstreaming: Policy makers of Civil Service to act as catalysts for change

Gender Mainstreaming: Policy makers of Civil Service to act as catalysts for change
Date:May 23, 2019|Domain:Gender

GIS - 23 May, 2019: A briefing session on gender mainstreaming in the Civil Service targeting Senior Chief Executives and Permanent Secretaries, aiming to impart practical gender mainstreaming skills so as to act as catalysts for change and scale up


Sales exhibition for women entrepreneurs

Sales exhibition for women entrepreneurs
Date:May 22, 2019|Domain:Gender--Business & Industry

GIS – 22 May 2019: A sales exhibition, aiming to increase the visibility of locally manufactured products of Mauritian women entrepreneurs, was inaugurated today at the Port Louis Waterfront in the context of Mother’s Day 2019.   The four-day even


SME: Increasing visibility of women entrepreneurs handicrafts

Date:May 16, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Gender

GIS - 16 May, 2019: A kiosk to promote the visibility of women entrepreneurs handicrafts, an initiative of the National Women Entrepreneur Council (NWEC), was inaugurated, today, at the Port Louis Waterfront by the Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of L


Vice-Prime minister appeals to families to instill their children with right values

Vice-Prime minister appeals to families to instill their children with right values
Date:May 15, 2019|Domain:Gender

GIS - 15 May, 2019: Respect for elderly, a sense of responsibility, tolerance, integrity, humility, and hardwork, are the very foundations of a strong family and these values should be inculcated in children for harmonious and peaceful living as wel


Activities to mark International Day of Families 2019

Activities to mark International Day of Families 2019
Date:May 14, 2019|Domain:Gender

GIS - 14 May, 2019: A series of activities will be organised to mark the International Day of Families, observed on 15 May each year, announced the Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of Local Government and Outer Islands and Minister of Gender Equality,


Second High Level Policy Dialogue on Gender held today

Second High Level Policy Dialogue on Gender held today
Date:May 06, 2019|Domain:Gender

GIS - 06 May, 2019: The second High Level Policy Dialogue on Gender was held, today, at the Municipal Council of Port-Louis with the objective of taking stock of the compiled inputs of ministries with regard to the Joint Monitoring Framework on the


Gender Equality in Customs Administration the focus of a workshop

Gender Equality in Customs Administration the focus of a workshop
Date:May 06, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Gender

GIS - 06 May, 2019: The Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA) has launched, today, a five-day regional workshop on “Advancing Gender Equality in Customs Administration” at the World Customs Organisation Regional Training Centre (WCO-RTC) in Mer Rouge. T


UNDP: Training workshop focuses on Gender Mainstreaming and Gender Responsive Budgeting

UNDP: Training workshop focuses on Gender Mainstreaming and Gender Responsive Budgeting
Date:April 04, 2019|Domain:Gender--Economy & Finance

​GIS – 04 April, 2019: Around one hundred Officers of the administrative, technical, human resource and finance cadre are currently participating in a training workshop on ‘Gender Mainstreaming’ and ‘Gender Responsive Budgeting’ being held at the Na