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MID - Proposed short-term Projects Action Plan on Energy and Environment sectors

 MID - Proposed short-term Projects Action Plan on Energy and Environment sectors
Date:December 21, 2012|Domain:Environment--Public Utilities--Sustainable Development

GIS - Dec 21, 2012: The proposed short-term projects action plan focusing on the Energy and Environment sectors (2013-2015) under Maurice Ile Durable (MID) was presented this morning by Mr Osman Mahomed, Executive Chairman, Commission on MID, during


Workshop to disseminate findings of research projects on climate change adaptation

Workshop to disseminate findings of research projects on climate change adaptation
Date:December 17, 2012|Domain:Environment--Sustainable Development

GIS - Dec 17, 2012: A two-day workshop for the dissemination of the findings of research projects relating to climate change adaptation kicked off this morning at the headquarters of the Mauritius Research Council (MRC) in Ebène. Some 11 research p


Parliamentary Seminar on Environment and Sustainable Development

Parliamentary Seminar on Environment and Sustainable Development
Date:December 14, 2012|Domain:Environment--Sustainable Development

GIS - Dec 14, 2012: A two-day parliamentary seminar focusing on environment and sustainable development, opened yesterday at Le Victoria Hotel, in Pointe aux Piments. The seminar is organised by the Mauritius National Assembly in collaboration with


Final Training Workshop on Energy Efficient Design Guidebooks Opens Today

Final Training Workshop on Energy Efficient Design Guidebooks Opens Today
Date:October 30, 2012|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Public Utilities--Environment

​GIS - October 30, 2012: A final training workshop on “Energy Efficient Design Guidebooks for Targeted Residential and Non-Residential Buildings of Total Floor Area less than 500 m2” is being held on 30 and 31 October 2012 at Domaine Les Pailles.  


Meteorological Services Publishes Summer 2012-2013 Seasonal Outlook

Meteorological Services Publishes Summer 2012-2013 Seasonal Outlook
Date:October 24, 2012|Domain:Environment

​GIS - October 24, 2012: The number of named storms evolving in the South West Indian Ocean basin for the 2012-2013 summer season is likely to be about 10, with a probability of a second named storm by the end of November 2012. The region between Ag


Mo Ibrahim Ranks Mauritius First for the Sixth Consecutive Year

Mo Ibrahim Ranks Mauritius First for the Sixth Consecutive Year
Date:October 24, 2012|Domain:Environment--Education & Training--Economy & Finance

​GIS - October 24, 2012: Mauritius has been ranked first in the Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG) 2012 for the sixth consecutive year. Among the 53 countries rated by the Foundation, Mauritius scored the highest overall mark of 83 points wh


Fire Services Department-Major Developments Under Way

Fire Services Department-Major Developments Under Way
Date:October 08, 2012|Domain:Environment

​GIS - October 8, 2012: The safety and protection of the population is one of the major concerns of the government. Massive investments and developments are underway to improve the efficiency of the Fire Services Department (FSD), in addition to a n


Regional Dialogue Focuses on Green Economy

Regional Dialogue Focuses on Green Economy
Date:October 04, 2012|Domain:Environment--Sustainable Development

​ GIS - October 4, 2012: A two-day Regional Dialogue on Green Economy for the Western Indian Ocean Island States opened this morning at La Cannelle, Domaine Les Pailles.   The objective is to enhance understanding on the green economy and identif


Mauritius hosts 9th Southern Africa and Islands Hydrographic Commission Conference

Mauritius hosts 9th Southern Africa and Islands Hydrographic Commission Conference
Date:September 18, 2012|Domain:Environment

​ GIS - September 18, 2012: The 9th Conference of the Southern Africa and Islands Hydrographic Commission (SAIHC) kicked off this morning at the Pearle Beach Resort & Spa, Wolmar, Flic en Flac in the presence of the Minister of Housing and Land


Clean Up the World 2012: Urging the Population to Protect the Environment

Clean Up the World 2012: Urging the Population to Protect the Environment
Date:September 14, 2012|Domain:Environment

​ GIS - September 14, 2012: In the context of the of Clean Up the World 2012 campaign, the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development  has planned a month-long schedule of activities throughout the island with a view to protecting the envi