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Three families receive keys of Full Concrete Housing Units

Three families receive keys of Full Concrete Housing Units
Date:July 12, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Social Security

GIS– 12 July 2018: Three eligible families under the Full Concrete Housing (FCH) Unit Scheme, two from Dubreuil and one from Vuillemin respectively, received the keys of their housing unit yesterday, during a ceremony at Rishi Dayanand Road, Dubreui


Interactive session to raise awareness on elder abuse

Interactive session to raise awareness on elder abuse
Date:June 25, 2018|Domain:Social Security

GIS  – 25 June, 2018: An interactive session on the theme “Moving from Awareness to Action through a Human Rights based approach” was organised this morning at the Royal College of Curepipe by the Ministry of Social Security, National Solidarity, an


Budget 2018-19: Extending the Social Aid system for an inclusive society

Budget 2018-19: Extending the Social Aid system for an inclusive society
Date:June 20, 2018|Domain:Social Security

GIS - 20 June, 2018: Budget 2018-2019 consolidates the welfare system and strengthen support to vulnerable segment of the society. Focus is laid on inclusiveness whereby every citizen has equal rights with regards their adherence into the mainstream


Budget 2018-2019: Rs 760 million earmarked to pursue poverty alleviation

Budget 2018-2019: Rs 760 million earmarked to pursue poverty alleviation
Date:June 20, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Social Security

GIS  – 20 June, 2018: One of Government’s priorities is to work towards further reducing the gap between the rich and the poor and incentivise people to work. Budget 2018-2019 makes a total provision of Rs 760 million for poverty alleviation and emp


Budget 2018-2019: Enhancement of Gender Equality and Support to the Elderly

Budget 2018-2019: Enhancement of Gender Equality and Support to the Elderly
Date:June 19, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Gender--Social Security

GIS – 19 June 2018: One of the pathways on the country’s transformative journey announced in Budget 2018-2019 is the enhancement of the role and participation of women in the country’s development and strengthening support to the elderly. Measures


Minister Wong highlights need for the vulnerable to attain financial independence and stability

Minister Wong highlights need for the vulnerable to attain financial independence and stability
Date:June 01, 2018|Domain:Social Security

GIS – 1 June 2018: Three eligible families of the Social Register of Mauritius, from the village of Rivière Noire, received yesterday, keys of their housing unit under the Full Concrete Housing (FCH) Unit Scheme, during a ceremony at the La Gaulette


Eight families receive keys of Full Concrete Housing units

Eight families receive keys of Full Concrete Housing units
Date:May 25, 2018|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Social Security

GIS - 25 May, 2018: Eight eligible families under the Full Concrete Housing (FCH) Unit Scheme, seven from the region of Flacq and one from the region of Rivière du Rempart, respectively, received yesterday, keys of their housing unit, during a cerem


Training Programme to help SRM beneficiaries start their enterprise

Training Programme to help SRM beneficiaries start their enterprise
Date:May 22, 2018|Domain:Social Security--Education & Training

GIS - 22 May, 2018: A batch of 35 unemployed Social Register of Mauritius eligible beneficiaries received yesterday  certificates after completing a five-day induction course on ‘Cooperative Entrepreneurship Development Programme’. The award ceremon


School Premium Scheme: 173 beneficiaries receive cash awards

School Premium Scheme: 173 beneficiaries receive cash awards
Date:May 21, 2018|Domain:Social Security--Education & Training

GIS - 21 May, 2018: Government is implementing several measures to combat poverty and empower the vulnerable group with a view to ensure their social integration and improving their quality of life through the provision of an effective and efficient


540 beneficiaries to benefit from Life Enhancement Programme for Adults

540 beneficiaries to benefit from Life Enhancement Programme for Adults
Date:May 15, 2018|Domain:Education & Training--Social Security

GIS – 15 May, 2018: Five hundred and forty beneficiaries will benefit from a training programme under the Life Enhancement Programme for Adults organised by the National Empowerment Foundation (NEF). The main objective is to empower the beneficiarie