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Workshop focuses on Promoting green industry in Mauritius

Workshop focuses on Promoting green industry in Mauritius
Date:May 14, 2018|Domain:Business & Industry--Environment--Sustainable Development

GIS – 14 May, 2018: Promoting green industry in Mauritius  was at the fore of discussions during a workshop held on 11 May 2018 in Port Louis, at the initiative of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection in collaboration with the


Mauritius Tourism Authority awarded EUR 1.2 Million under Switch Africa Green Programme

Mauritius Tourism Authority awarded EUR 1.2 Million under Switch Africa Green Programme
Date:May 11, 2018|Domain:Environment--Sustainable Development--Tourism --International Relations

GIS – 11 May, 2018: The phase 2 of the Switch Africa Green Programme, was launched yesterday at the seat of the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development in Port-Louis. In this context, a grant amounting to nearly EUR 1.2 Million was award


Minister Sesungkur highlights importance of developing Green Bonds

Minister Sesungkur highlights importance of developing Green Bonds
Date:May 09, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Environment--Sustainable Development

GIS – 09 May 2018: There is a growing need for Green Finance as Mauritius is engaged in promoting a shift to an Inclusive Green Economy, particularly in view of meeting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in line with Government’s ambitions lis


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


Workshop on Sustainable Development Goals for Cooperative Societies

Workshop on Sustainable Development Goals for Cooperative Societies
Date:April 27, 2018|Domain:Education & Training--Sustainable Development--Employment/Labour

GIS - 27 April, 2018: Cooperatives - A driver for Sustainable Development Goals was the focus of a one-day workshop for University students which was held yesterday at the University of Technology of Mauritius, La Tour Koenig. The aim was to raise a


Mauritius to host SIDS Forum and Regional Preparatory Meeting

Mauritius to host SIDS Forum and Regional Preparatory Meeting
Date:April 18, 2018|Domain:International Relations--Sustainable Development--Business & Industry

GIS - 18 April, 2018: Mauritius together with the United Nations would co-host the Small Island Developing States Global Business Network (SIDS-GBN) Private Sector Partnership Forum and a SIDS Regional Preparatory Meeting for the Africa, Indian Ocea


CWA organises exhibition to observe World Water Day 2018

CWA organises exhibition to observe World Water Day 2018
Date:March 23, 2018|Domain:Public Utilities--Environment--Sustainable Development

GIS – 23 March 2018: A three-day exhibition organised in the context of the World Water Day opened yesterday at the Central Water Authority (CWA) La Marie water Treatment Plant in the presence of the Minister of Civil Service and Administrative Refo


It is imperative to meet challenges of climate variability, says Minister Koonjoo

It is imperative to meet challenges of climate variability, says Minister Koonjoo
Date:March 22, 2018|Domain:Environment--Sustainable Development--Fisheries

GIS – 22 March 2018: Climate change is one of the most critical global challenges of our times. There is compelling evidence that small states and Least Developed Countries are suffering from the impacts of climate change in a disproportionate way,


Prime Minister calls for unity in message to the Nation

Prime Minister calls for unity in message to the Nation
Date:March 13, 2018|Domain:Arts & Culture--Business & Industry--Economy & Finance--Gender--Health--Social Security--Sustainable Development

GIS  – 13 March 2018: Over the past 50 years, Mauritius has laid the foundation of an inclusive and equitable nation where people of different religious and cultural beliefs live in unity. We should all join hands to promoting an environmentally sus


Prime Minister highlights important role played by cooperative sector in the development of Mauritius

Prime Minister highlights important role played by cooperative sector in the development of Mauritius
Date:March 05, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Sustainable Development--Business & Industry

GIS  – 05 March 2018: Government fully reckons the role and contribution of the cooperative sector in the development of the Mauritian economy for the past 50 years. Cooperation, unity, trust, democracy and good governance are among the key elements