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Environment Minister announces series of measures in case of natural disasters

Environment Minister announces series of measures in case of natural disasters
Date:December 22, 2014|Domain:Environment

​GIS -  22 December 2014:  The Minister of Environment, National Emergency Centre and Beach Authority, Mr Raj Dayal, announced a series of proactive measures to mitigate the effects and consequences of natural disasters at a meeting with stakeholder


MID Commission signs Agreement on Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production Programme

MID Commission signs Agreement on Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production Programme
Date:November 06, 2014|Domain:Environment--Sustainable Development

​GIS – 6 November 2014: The Trust Fund Agreement for the Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production (RECP) Programme for the manufacturing sector was signed yesterday in Port Louis by the Executive Chairman of the Maurice Ile Durable (MID) Commission


Two Waste to Energy plants operational in Mauritius in 2017, announces Minister Aimée

Two Waste to Energy plants operational in Mauritius in 2017, announces Minister Aimée
Date:November 04, 2014|Domain:Environment--Public Utilities--Sustainable Development

​GIS - 4 November 2014: The Minister of Local Government and Outer Islands, Mr H.Aimée, announced that two Waste to Energy (WtE) projects in the context of efficient and most meaningful Municipal Solid Waste will be operational by mid-2017 during a


ICT: Green IT Strategy and Governance Workshop

ICT: Green IT Strategy and Governance Workshop
Date:October 20, 2014|Domain:ICT--Environment

​GIS – October 20, 2014: A Green IT Strategy and Governance Training Workshop aiming at enabling organisations understand how to implement Green IT practices and measurements so as to reduce their environmental footprint and to evolve towards a sust


Measures to contain transmission of vector-borne diseases

Measures to contain transmission of vector-borne diseases
Date:October 15, 2014|Domain:Health--Environment

​GIS -15 October 2014: Challenges still exist in the strategy for the control and prevention of vector-borne diseases and there is need to further adopt measures to prevent local transmission of chikungunya, dengue and malaria. The Minister of Heal


Prisons Service joins the Clean and Green Mauritius Programme

Prisons Service joins the Clean and Green Mauritius Programme
Date:October 14, 2014|Domain:Environment--Sustainable Development

​GIS – 14 October 2014: In the context of the Clean and Green Mauritius Programme, the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development and the Mauritius Prisons Service signed, yesterday afternoon in Port Louis, a Memorandum of Understanding (MO


Building Disaster Resilience among Government Departments

Building Disaster Resilience among Government Departments
Date:October 07, 2014|Domain:Environment

GIS - 07 October, 2014: The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Centre, in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme, is holding two half-day workshops on 8 October 2014 to discuss the need for institutional continuity


Inception workshop on Coastal Adaptation Measures at Mon Choisy and Rivière des Galets

Inception workshop on Coastal Adaptation Measures at Mon Choisy and Rivière des Galets
Date:September 25, 2014|Domain:Environment--Sustainable Development

​GIS – 25 September 2014: An inception workshop on Coastal Adaptation Measures at Mon Choisy and Rivière des Galets in the context of the Climate Change Adaptation Programme in the Coastal Zone of Mauritius opened this morning in Port Louis, in the


Environment Ministry organises Workshop on Sustainable Management of POPs

Environment Ministry organises Workshop on Sustainable Management of POPs
Date:September 22, 2014|Domain:Environment

GIS – 22 September 2014: A series of eight half-day training workshops, an initiative of the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development, kicked off this morning at the Voilà Hotel, Bagatelle, under the project Sustainable Management of Pers


International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer 20l4: Workshop on capacity building for customs officers of the islands of Indian Ocean

International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer 20l4: Workshop on capacity building for customs officers of the islands of Indian Ocean
Date:September 17, 2014|Domain:Environment--Sustainable Development

​GIS - 17 September, 2014: International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer 20l4 was marked by a workshop on Capacity building for customs officers of the islands of the Indian Ocean on “Enforcement and Control Measures of Ozone Depleting S