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Sega tambour of Chagos inscribed on UNESCO’s List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding

Sega tambour of Chagos inscribed on UNESCO’s List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding
Date:12/11/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Arts & Culture

GIS - 11 December, 2019: Mauritius marks another milestone as the ‘Sega tambour’ of Chagos Archipelago is inscribed on the UNESCO’s List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding after the inscription of ‘Sega Tipik’ and  ‘Geet


Sports economy: Sportstech Incubator to scale up the businesses of start-ups

Sports economy: Sportstech Incubator to scale up the businesses of start-ups
Date:12/11/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Economy & Finance--Business & Industry

GIS – 11 December, 2019: The Government of Mauritius is aiming at positioning Mauritius as a regional sports centre by developing the country into a vibrant and growing sports economy that would have spillover effects on the services sector. It i


Three-day workshop for senior educators on career advice and guidance

Three-day workshop for senior educators on career advice and guidance
Date:12/11/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Education & Training

GIS - 11 December, 2019: A three-day workshop focusing on Career’s Education, Information, Advice, Management and Guidance, opened this morning in Ebene in presence of the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Labour, Human Resource Development and


Launching of second batch of Certificate in Tour Guiding

Launching of second batch of Certificate in Tour Guiding
Date:12/11/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Tourism

GIS – 11 December, 2019: A second batch of Certificate in Tour Guiding, aiming to equip aspiring tourist guides with the essential knowledge in the history, environment, people and culture of Mauritius, was launched, today, at the Subramania Bharati


Towards the setting up of an Observatory for Gender-Based Violence

Towards the setting up of an Observatory for Gender-Based Violence
Date:12/10/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Gender

GIS - 10 December, 2019:  The setting up of an Observatory for Gender-Based Violence (GBV) is high on Government’s agenda to address the issues in relation to GBV cases which are matters of national concern. The Observatory will better help Governme


Public procurement Focus on new standards

Public procurement Focus on new standards
Date:12/10/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Civil Service--International Relations

GIS – 10 December, 2019: A Lead Procurement Specialist, Mr Bernard Abeillé, is currently in Mauritius to help the Central Procurement Board (CPB) reach new heights in terms of standards, with focus on values such as transparency, fairness, integrity


Duke of Edinburgh's International Award-Mauritius partners with City Sport (Mauritius) Ltd

Duke of Edinburgh's International Award-Mauritius partners with City Sport (Mauritius) Ltd
Date:12/10/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS – 10 December, 2019: The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award-Mauritius signed, yesterday, a partnership agreement with City Sport (Mauritius) Ltd, during a ceremony organised by the Ministry of Youth Empowerment, Sports and Recreation at Bag


Human Rights Day 2019: Population needs to reconsider their attitudes and mindsets towards the elderly and the disabled

Date:12/10/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Social Security

GIS – 10 December, 2019: The Minister of Social Integration, Social Security and National Solidarity, Mrs Fazila Jeewa-Daureeawoo, condemned any kind of negligence, acts of physical violence or mental torture vis-à-vis older persons and appealed to


Minister Toussaint reiterates Government’s support to local athletes to help secure their future

Minister Toussaint reiterates Government’s support to local athletes to help secure their future
Date:12/9/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS – 09 December, 2019: ‘Government is keen on providing local athletes with the necessary support for their social integration as well as financial assistance so that they may embark on other professional activities. It is therefore crucial that t


Second edition of Street Dance Battle competition kicks off

Second edition of Street Dance Battle competition kicks off
Date:12/9/2019 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Youth & Sports

GIS – 09 December, 2019: The second edition of the Street Dance Battle competition, aiming to encourage young Mauritians aged between 12 to 35 years old to demonstrate their talents, kicked off on, Saturday 07 December 2019, at the Rose Belle Youth