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Health Sector Strategic Plan 2020-2024 to address health challenges, says PM

Health Sector Strategic Plan 2020-2024 to address health challenges, says PM
Date:August 12, 2020|Domain:Health

GIS – 12 August 2020: ‘The Health Sector Strategic Plan (HSSP) 2020-2024 charts out the roadmap for health development and outlines actions that will address health challenges across the lifespan of citizens. It also identifies the processes that ne


Covid-19 pandemic:IOC donates medical equipment to Mauritius

Covid-19 pandemic:IOC donates medical equipment to Mauritius
Date:August 11, 2020|Domain:Health

​GIS – 11 August 2020: Mauritius received, yesterday, a first batch of medical equipment and personal protective equipment from the Indian Ocean Commission (IOC), to help the country strengthen its capacities to respond to the health crisis in the w


Public Service Officers benefit from week-long health screening activities

Public Service Officers benefit from week-long health screening activities
Date:August 11, 2020|Domain:Health

GIS – 11 August 2020: A Health Week comprising a mobile Screening Programme as well as a Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Programme was launched, today, at the seat of the Ministry of Public Service, Administrative and Institutional Reforms, in


World Breastfeeding Week 2020 raises awareness among Mauritian youth on the importance of breastfeeding

World Breastfeeding Week 2020 raises awareness among Mauritian youth on the importance of breastfeeding
Date:August 07, 2020|Domain:Health

GIS – 07 August 2020: A workshop, acting as a platform for the Ministry of Health and Wellness to renew with Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and other stakeholders who are embarked on a mission to inform the population about the links between


Covid-19: Japan grants 300 million Japanese Yen to Mauritius

Covid-19: Japan grants 300 million Japanese Yen to Mauritius
Date:August 06, 2020|Domain:Economy & Finance--Health--International Relations

​GIS– 06 August 2020:The Government of Japan has agreed to provide a grant of 300 million Japanese Yen to Mauritius, under the Japan’s Grant Aid “Economic and Social Development Programme”, for the procurement of medical equipment to mitigate the im


China donates another batch of medical equipment to Mauritius

China donates another batch of medical equipment to Mauritius
Date:July 31, 2020|Domain:Health

​GIS – 31 July 2020:An Agreement for the reception of a donation of medical equipment from the People’s Republic of China to Mauritius was signed, today, by the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China to the Re


World Hepatitis Day: Government aims to trace, eradicate and eliminate Hepatitis in Mauritius, states Health Minister

World Hepatitis Day: Government aims to trace, eradicate and eliminate Hepatitis in Mauritius, states Health Minister
Date:July 29, 2020|Domain:Health

​GIS – 29 July 2020:The main aim of Government is to trace, eradicate and eliminate Hepatitis in Mauritius. We currently have 13 centres including the five national hospitals for the treatment of Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C patients and to better fi


Embarking passengers have to take a PCR test and the results have to be negative

Embarking passengers have to take a PCR test and the results have to be negative
Date:July 28, 2020|Domain:Health

GIS – 28 July 2020: ‘The conditions applicable to all flights are that embarking passengers should undertake a PCR test, five days prior to departure and the results of which should be negative. On arrival to Mauritius, the passengers will be transf


Covid-19: Mauritius receives medical supplies from the UAE government

Covid-19: Mauritius receives medical supplies from the UAE government
Date:July 27, 2020|Domain:Health

​GIS – 27 July 2020:The Ministry of Health and Wellness received, on 24 July 2020, a consignment of medical supplies, donated by the United Arab Emirates in the context of the UAE Aid COVID-19 Global Response Programme. The delivery was effected at


China donates medical supplies to Mauritius

China donates medical supplies to Mauritius
Date:July 23, 2020|Domain:Health--International Relations

​GIS – 23 July 2020:Mauritius has benefited from a donation of medical supplies from the People’s Republic of China, as an act of solidarity amid the Covid-19 pandemic. The batch of medical supplies were handed over to Mrs Kobita Jugnauth, by the sp