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Financial sector has a key role to play in enabling Mauritius achieve sustainable growth, says Prime Minister

Financial sector has a key role to play in enabling Mauritius achieve sustainable growth, says Prime Minister
Date:September 04, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Economy & Finance--Sustainable Development

GIS – 4 September 2019: The financial sector has an important role to play in the transition of Mauritius to realise a more sustainable, greener, inclusive and robust growth, and the public and private sectors are to act as the contributors in this


International Day for Biological Diversity: Endemic Plant Awareness Centre inaugurated

International Day for Biological Diversity: Endemic Plant Awareness Centre inaugurated
Date:May 30, 2019|Domain:Agriculture and Food Security--Environment--Sustainable Development

GIS – 30 May  2019: An Awareness Centre and a Pink Pigeon Display Facility were inaugurated, yesterday, by the Minister of Agro-Industry and Food Security, Mr Mahen Seeruttun, at the Vallée d’Osterlog Endemic Garden in Le Val.  The inaugural ceremon


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


Capacity Building in coastal risk management

Capacity Building in coastal risk management
Date:May 28, 2019|Domain:Environment--Sustainable Development

GIS – 28 May  2019: A training workshop on Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), aiming to build capacity in coastal risk management and enhance the EIA procedures based on international best practices opened, this morning, at the Pearle Beach Reso


Government encourages transition of cooperative sector to green and sustainable practices

Government encourages transition of cooperative sector to green and sustainable practices
Date:February 20, 2019|Domain:Sustainable Development--Business & Industry

GIS – 20 February 2019: The Republic of Mauritius is one of the seven pilot countries in Africa selected to implement the European Union’s SWITCH Africa Green Programme to achieve green growth that will foster transformation towards green economy.