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Mauritius Observatory for Parenthood launched in Phoenix

Mauritius Observatory for Parenthood launched in Phoenix
Date:May 15, 2018|Domain:Gender

GIS – 15 May 2018: The Observatory for Parenthood for the Republic of Mauritius - a collaborative platform for the exchange of information among parenthood supporting stakeholders across the country - was inaugurated this morning at the National Wom


Workshop addresses Gender Gap in the use and access to ICT

Workshop addresses Gender Gap in the use and access to ICT
Date:May 15, 2018|Domain:Gender--ICT

GIS – 15 May, 2018: A workshop of the Communication Regulator’s Association of Southern Africa (CRASA), focusing on the theme 'Women in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) - Bridging the Gender Gap and Reaching the Unserved’ opened this


Members of the National Assembly and other stakeholders sensitised on domestic violence

Members of the National Assembly and other stakeholders sensitised on domestic violence
Date:May 14, 2018|Domain:Gender

GIS – 14 May, 2018: A workshop to disseminate the findings and recommendations of the study on ‘The Sociological Profiling of Perpetrators of Domestic Violence in Mauritius’ was held on Friday 11 May 2018 at the Hennessy Park Hotel in Ebene, in the


RESO Impact Programme to contribute in strengthening family ties

RESO Impact Programme to contribute in strengthening family ties
Date:May 10, 2018|Domain:Gender

GIS – 10 May 2018: The Religious and Socio-Cultural Organisations (RESO)-Impact Programme, which addresses issues that are weakening family ties and seriously affecting Mauritian families by favouring an inter-faith dialogue, was launched today duri


Parenthood Observatory for Mauritius to be launched

Parenthood Observatory for Mauritius to be launched
Date:May 07, 2018|Domain:Gender--Social Security

GIS – 07 May 2018: The launch of an Observatory for Parenthood for the Republic of Mauritius on 15 May 2018, a first in the Indian Ocean region, will be the leading feature of the calendar of activities planned at national level to mark the Internat


Europe Week: Activities to showcase Mauritius-EU relations

Europe Week: Activities to showcase Mauritius-EU relations
Date:May 07, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture--International Relations--Sustainable Development--Gender--ICT

GIS – 07 May 2018: A series of activities will be organised from 07 to 10 May 2018 by the European Union (EU) to mark the Europe Week and the 50th anniversary celebrations of Mauritius’s accession to Independence. The Ambassador of the EU to the R


Women Economic Empowerment, a cornerstone of Sustainable Development, says Minister Jadoo-Jaunbocus

Women Economic Empowerment, a cornerstone of Sustainable Development, says Minister Jadoo-Jaunbocus
Date:May 04, 2018|Domain:Gender--International Relations

GIS – 04 May 2018: Women economic empowerment remains the cornerstone of sustainable development and entails multiple gains ranging from greater productivity, increased employment, poverty alleviation to enhanced livelihoods and economic growth,’ sa


Workshop focuses on ‘Women in business and gender mainstreaming’

Workshop focuses on ‘Women in business and gender mainstreaming’
Date:May 04, 2018|Domain:Gender--Business & Industry

GIS – 04 May 2018: ‘Women in business and gender mainstreaming’ was the focus of a workshop held yesterday at the Cyber Tower 1 in Ebène. The Minister of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection, Mr Ashit Kumar Gungah, and the Head of ITC Women an


World Intellectual Property Day highlights women as catalyst of Innovation and creativity

World Intellectual Property Day highlights women as catalyst of Innovation and creativity
Date:April 26, 2018|Domain:Gender--ICT

GIS – 26 April, 2018: A workshop in line with the theme ‘Powering change: Women in Innovation and creativity’ was held this morning at the Ebène CyberTower in Ebène, in the context of World Intellectual Property Day 2018. The workshop, organised by


Gender Equality Legislation to address discriminatory practices

Gender Equality Legislation to address discriminatory practices
Date:April 25, 2018|Domain:Gender

GIS – 25 April, 2018: A validation workshop on the Gender Equality bill for which consultations kickstarted on 28 March 2018, was held this morning at the Gold Crest Hotel in Quatre-Bornes. The Minister of Gender Equality, Child Development and Fami