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Regional Centre of excellence on cybersecurity and cybercrime being set up, states Minister Sawmynaden

Regional Centre of excellence on cybersecurity and cybercrime being set up, states Minister Sawmynaden
Date:December 07, 2018|Domain:ICT--Law and Order

GIS– 07 December, 2018: A Regional Centre of excellence on cybersecurity and cybercrime is being set up in Mauritius by the Ministry of Technology, Communication and Innovation and will serve as a common platform for countries to discuss how law enf


Everyone has the responsibility to fight corruption, says Director General of ICAC

Everyone has the responsibility to fight corruption, says Director General of ICAC
Date:December 07, 2018|Domain:Law and Order

GIS - 07 December, 2018: The International Anti-corruption Day will be observed on 09 December 2018, with the aim of raising awareness on the harmful effects of corruption and of the role of the United Nations’ United Nations Convention against Corr


Prime Minister highlights Government’s proposals towards Financing of Political Parties Bill

Prime Minister highlights Government’s proposals towards Financing of Political Parties Bill
Date:November 30, 2018|Domain:Law and Order--Economy & Finance

GIS – 30 November 2018: The Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit and Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, highlighted today the proposals of Government wi


Joint Monitoring Framework Agreement for tracking progress of Mauritius-EU Gender Action Plan

Joint Monitoring Framework Agreement for tracking progress of Mauritius-EU Gender Action Plan
Date:November 29, 2018|Domain:Gender--Law and Order

GIS – 29 November 2018: A Joint Monitoring Framework Agreement will soon be signed between the Ministry of Gender Equality, Child Development and Family Welfare and the European Union (EU) with the objective of tracking progress on the implementatio


European Drug Addiction Prevention Project to be implemented in secondary schools January 2019, says Prime Minister

European Drug Addiction Prevention Project to be implemented in secondary schools January 2019, says Prime Minister
Date:November 27, 2018|Domain:Law and Order--Education & Training

GIS – 27 November 2018: The fight against illicit drug trafficking is high on Government’s agenda to protect the youth and the population at large. To this regard, the European Drug Addiction Prevention Project will be implemented in January 2019 on


Prime Minister encourages victims of abuses to report acts of domestic violence and perpetrators

Prime Minister encourages victims of abuses to report acts of domestic violence and perpetrators
Date:November 26, 2018|Domain:Gender--Law and Order

GIS – 26 November 2018: Government is committed to the elimination of gender-based violence and abides by its obligation to espouse values that give women their due respect and dignity. It is crucial to encourage victims to take the first and most i


Perpetrators' Rehabilitation Programme to be key pillar in strengthening domestic violence intervention strategies, says VPM

Perpetrators' Rehabilitation Programme to be key pillar in strengthening domestic violence intervention strategies, says VPM
Date:November 22, 2018|Domain:Gender--Law and Order

GIS – 22 November 2018: While the focus is predominantly on supporting the victims of domestic violence, there is global recognition of the need to engage with the perpetrators to be able to address the problem on every front. The Perpetrators' Reha


Workshop focusing on Risk-Based Supervision targets Securities and Pensions Supervisors

Workshop focusing on Risk-Based Supervision targets Securities and Pensions Supervisors
Date:November 20, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Law and Order

GIS – 20 November 2018: A four-day regional workshop on Risk-Based Supervision for Securities/Pensions Supervisors, organised by the Eastern and Southern Africa Anti-Money Laundering Group (ESAAMLG) in collaboration with the Financial Services Commi


Workshop focuses on International Humanitarian Law and International Disaster Law

Workshop focuses on International Humanitarian Law and International Disaster Law
Date:November 20, 2018|Domain:Law and Order

GIS – 20 November 2018: A four-day workshop focusing on International Humanitarian Law (IHL) and International Disaster Law (IDL) was launched yesterday in presence of the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Human Rights and Institutional Refo


ICT Act amended to regulate and curtail harmful and illegal contents and activities

ICT Act amended to regulate and curtail harmful and illegal contents and activities
Date:November 19, 2018|Domain:ICT--Law and Order

GIS – 19 November 2018: The Information and Communication Technologies Act was amended essentially to regulate and curtail harmful and illegal contents and activities perpetrated through any information and communication service, including telecommu