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Grants awarded to civil society organisations for promoting fundamental human rights

Grants awarded to civil society organisations for promoting fundamental human rights
Date:March 07, 2019|Domain:Social Security

GIS - 07 March, 2019: Four Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) received, yesterday, grants amounting to a total of Rs 60 million under the European Union (EU) CSO programme for projects aimed at promoting inclusive and sustainable development. The gr


National Empowerment Foundation: 35 newly recruited Case Management Officers receive certificates

National Empowerment Foundation: 35 newly recruited Case Management Officers receive certificates
Date:March 01, 2019|Domain:Employment/Labour--Social Security--Education & Training

GIS - 01 March, 2019: Certificates were awarded yesterday to 35 newly recruited Case Management Officers who completed a four-day induction course, organised by the Ministry of Social Integration and Economic Development and the National Empowerment


Prime Minister’s Relief Fund Helping Rodrigues Island recover from damage caused by Gelena

Prime Minister’s Relief Fund Helping Rodrigues Island recover from damage caused by Gelena
Date:February 15, 2019|Domain:Social Security

​GIS – 15 February 2019: The Prime Minister’s Relief Fund, aiming at providing financial assistance to victims affected by cyclones and other calamities to repair their damaged houses and improve related infrastructures, is now open to voluntary


Government committed to eradicate poverty, says Minister Wong

Government committed to eradicate poverty, says Minister Wong
Date:December 21, 2018|Domain:Social Security

GIS– 21 December, 2018: Six families of the district of Savanne received keys to their housing units under the Full Concrete Housing Scheme (FCHS) during a handing over ceremony, held on 19 December 2018, in Rivière du Poste.  The Minister of Social


Flooding at Cottage: Emergency Flood Rehabilitation Programme being implemented

Flooding at Cottage: Emergency Flood Rehabilitation Programme being implemented
Date:December 17, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Economy & Finance--Social Security

GIS – 17 December, 2018: Following the recent flooding at Cottage and surrounding regions which has resulted into severe damage to personal properties and public infrastructure, Government is implementing an Emergency Flood Rehabilitation Programme


The most vulnerable groups of society remains Government’s priority, says Social Security Minister

The most vulnerable groups of society remains Government’s priority, says Social Security Minister
Date:December 11, 2018|Domain:Social Security

GIS – 11 December, 2018: Government is committed to bringing about a meaningful change for the benefit of all cross sections of the population and makes it a priority to consider the impact of any particular change on the life of the most vulnerable


Salary Compensation of Rs 400 granted to all employees along with increase in old age pension

Salary Compensation of Rs 400 granted to all employees along with increase in old age pension
Date:December 06, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Civil Service--Employment/Labour--Social Security

GIS – 06 December 2018: A salary compensation of Rs 400 across the board will be paid to employees of the public and private sectors and the old age pension will be increased from Rs 5,810 to Rs 6,210 as from January 2019, announced today the Prime


Minister Jhugroo effects site visit at Longères Tôles in Tombeau Bay to take stock of relocation progress

Minister Jhugroo effects site visit at Longères Tôles in Tombeau Bay to take stock of relocation progress
Date:December 03, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Social Security

GIS – 03 December, 2018: The Minister of Housing and Lands, Mr Purmanund Jhugroo effected a site visit at Longères Tôles, Tombeau Bay, on 30 November 2018, to take stock of the relocation progress of some 150 families who will benefit from housing u


Roof Slab Grant Scheme 280: beneficiaries receive cheques amounting to Rs 22.2 million

Roof Slab Grant Scheme 280: beneficiaries receive cheques amounting to Rs 22.2 million
Date:November 30, 2018|Domain:Social Security

GIS – 30 November 2018: Some 280 beneficiaries received yesterday their cheques, amounting to a total of Rs 22.2 million, under the Roof Slab Grant Scheme, during a ceremony held at at Sir Harilal Vaghjee Memorial Hall, Port Louis, in presence of th


Full Concrete Housing Scheme: Beneficiaries of SRM receive keys of their housing unit

Full Concrete Housing Scheme: Beneficiaries of SRM receive keys of their housing unit
Date:November 16, 2018|Domain:Social Security

GIS – 16 November 2018: Two beneficiaries of the Social Register of Mauritius (SRM), of the region of Belle-Mare, received keys of their housing unit under the Full Concrete Housing Scheme, yesterday, during a ceremony held at Belle Mare Community C