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Gender Mainstreaming: Policy makers of Civil Service to act as catalysts for change

Date:May 23, 2019|Domain:Gender

GIS - 23 May, 2019: A briefing session on gender mainstreaming in the Civil Service targeting Senior Chief Executives and Permanent Secretaries, aiming to impart practical gender mainstreaming skills so as to act as catalysts for change and scale up


Sales exhibition for women entrepreneurs

Sales exhibition for women entrepreneurs
Date:May 22, 2019|Domain:Gender--Business & Industry

GIS – 22 May 2019: A sales exhibition, aiming to increase the visibility of locally manufactured products of Mauritian women entrepreneurs, was inaugurated today at the Port Louis Waterfront in the context of Mother’s Day 2019.   The four-day even


SME: Increasing visibility of women entrepreneurs handicrafts

Date:May 16, 2019|Domain:Business & Industry--Gender

GIS - 16 May, 2019: A kiosk to promote the visibility of women entrepreneurs handicrafts, an initiative of the National Women Entrepreneur Council (NWEC), was inaugurated, today, at the Port Louis Waterfront by the Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of L


Vice-Prime minister appeals to families to instill their children with right values

Vice-Prime minister appeals to families to instill their children with right values
Date:May 15, 2019|Domain:Gender

GIS - 15 May, 2019: Respect for elderly, a sense of responsibility, tolerance, integrity, humility, and hardwork, are the very foundations of a strong family and these values should be inculcated in children for harmonious and peaceful living as wel


Activities to mark International Day of Families 2019

Activities to mark International Day of Families 2019
Date:May 14, 2019|Domain:Gender

GIS - 14 May, 2019: A series of activities will be organised to mark the International Day of Families, observed on 15 May each year, announced the Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of Local Government and Outer Islands and Minister of Gender Equality,


Second High Level Policy Dialogue on Gender held today

Second High Level Policy Dialogue on Gender held today
Date:May 06, 2019|Domain:Gender

GIS - 06 May, 2019: The second High Level Policy Dialogue on Gender was held, today, at the Municipal Council of Port-Louis with the objective of taking stock of the compiled inputs of ministries with regard to the Joint Monitoring Framework on the


Gender Equality in Customs Administration the focus of a workshop

Gender Equality in Customs Administration the focus of a workshop
Date:May 06, 2019|Domain:Economy & Finance--Gender

GIS - 06 May, 2019: The Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA) has launched, today, a five-day regional workshop on “Advancing Gender Equality in Customs Administration” at the World Customs Organisation Regional Training Centre (WCO-RTC) in Mer Rouge. T


UNDP: Training workshop focuses on Gender Mainstreaming and Gender Responsive Budgeting

UNDP: Training workshop focuses on Gender Mainstreaming and Gender Responsive Budgeting
Date:April 04, 2019|Domain:Gender--Economy & Finance

​GIS – 04 April, 2019: Around one hundred Officers of the administrative, technical, human resource and finance cadre are currently participating in a training workshop on ‘Gender Mainstreaming’ and ‘Gender Responsive Budgeting’ being held at the Na


Symposium organised to mark World Home Economics Day 2019

Symposium organised to mark World Home Economics Day 2019
Date:April 03, 2019|Domain:Gender

GIS - 03 April, 2019: A Symposium on the theme “Creativity & Innovation in Home Economics for Sustainable Development” was held this morning at Octave-Wiehe Auditorium in Réduit with the objective of valorising the skills and know-how of both me


International Women’s Day 2019: Prime Minister takes stock of progress made by women in the textile industry

International Women’s Day 2019: Prime Minister takes stock of progress made by women in the textile industry
Date:March 08, 2019|Domain:Gender

GIS - 08 March, 2019: The Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, met with some employees of RT Knits Ltd, today, at La