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Mauritius-China MoU: to reinforce ties between the National Assembly and the National People's Congress

Mauritius-China MoU: to reinforce ties between the National Assembly and the National People's Congress
Date:February 15, 2018|Domain:International Relations--Gender

​GIS - 15 February 2018: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), aiming to consolidate and strengthen collaborative ties between the Mauritius National Assembly and the National People's Congress of China, was signed in early February 2018 during a mee


Cheque amounting to Rs225 000 and DVDs on road safety handed over to National Children’s Council

Cheque amounting to Rs225 000 and DVDs on road safety handed over to National Children’s Council
Date:February 07, 2018|Domain:Gender

GIS - 07 February, 2018: The National Children’s Council (NCC) received a cheque of Rs 225 000 as well as DVDs on road safety for children from the company LafargeHolcim, yesterday afternoon at the seat of the Ministry of Gender Equality, Child Deve


Gender Minister emphasises the contribution of women in the socio-economic development of Mauritius

Gender Minister emphasises the contribution of women in the socio-economic development of Mauritius
Date:December 22, 2017|Domain:Gender

GIS - 22 December, 2017: Women should be recognised for their values and contribution in the socio-economic development of the country and the pivotal role they play in the family. As a caring Government no stone will be left unturned to give women


70th Anniversary of Social Welfare Division: Series of activities organised

70th Anniversary of Social Welfare Division: Series of activities organised
Date:December 14, 2017|Domain:Gender

GIS - 14 December, 2017: A series of activities were organised yesterday at the Wooton Social Welfare Cum Resource Centre (SWCRC) in the context of the 70th anniversary of the Social Welfare Division and Wooton’s SWCRC 8th anniversary. The Minister


National Sales Exhibition 2017 to promote women entrepreneurship

National Sales Exhibition 2017 to promote women entrepreneurship
Date:December 01, 2017|Domain:Gender

GIS - 01 December, 2017: The National Sales Exhibition 2017, aiming to provide a platform for potential women entrepreneurs to showcase their talents and skills and to promote income-generating and entrepreneurial activities of women, was inaugurate


Parenthood Observatory to be set up, says Minister Jadoo-Jaunbocus

Parenthood Observatory to be set up, says Minister Jadoo-Jaunbocus
Date:December 01, 2017|Domain:Gender

GIS – 01 December, 2017: A working session focused on the setting up of a Parenthood Observatory was held yesterday at the Hennessy Park Hotel in Ebène. The aim of the Observatory is to gain better insights and understanding on issues of parenthood,


Child Day Care Centres receive cheques under One Off Grant Scheme

Child Day Care Centres receive cheques under One Off Grant Scheme
Date:November 30, 2017|Domain:Gender

GIS - 30 November, 2017: Under the one off cash grant scheme, the Minister of Gender Equality, Child Development and Family Welfare, Mrs Roubina Jadoo-Jaunbocus, handed over yesterday in Port Louis cheques to 10 Child Day Care Centres (CDCCs) in dis


Prime Minister calls for end of violence against women and girls

Prime Minister calls for end of violence against women and girls
Date:November 27, 2017|Domain:Gender

GIS – 27 November, 2017: “It is unacceptable that violence against women and girls still happens in 2017. We are here today to say no to any forms of violence against women and girls, this should stop!” The strong call to end violence against women


New programmes to be implemented in shelters for overall well-being of children

New programmes to be implemented in shelters for overall well-being of children
Date:November 20, 2017|Domain:Gender

GIS – 20 November, 2017: New programmes aimed at ensuring warm and loving child care settings within shelters and residential care institutions where children are nurtured, valued and protected will be implemented soon by the Ministry of Gender Equa


Greenwich University organises International Youth Empowerment Development Forum

Greenwich University organises International Youth Empowerment Development Forum
Date:November 16, 2017|Domain:Gender--Sustainable Development

GIS – 16 November, 2017: An International Youth Empowerment Development Forum (IYEDF), organised at the initiative of the Greenwich University Pakistan Mauritius Branch Campus, was held yesterday in Ebène. It aimed at developing the youth through va