Date:February 06, 2020|Domain:Gender
GIS - 06 February, 2020: The National Women’s Council (NWC) will be restructured to better provide assistance in the implementation and evaluation of Government policies relating to the needs of women, stated the Minister of Gender Equality and Fami
Date:January 31, 2020|Domain:Business & Industry--Education & Training--Gender
GIS – 31 January, 2020: Some 29 women from the region of Port Louis, Quartier Militaire, and Plaine Wilhems, who have completed a course in Pastry Making were awarded, yesterday, certificates during a ceremony held at the seat of the National Empowe
Date:January 29, 2020|Domain:Gender
GIS - 29 January, 2020: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in collaboration with the Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of Mauritius is organising a series of lectures and workshops on issues pertaining to women’s rights and c
Date:January 20, 2020|Domain:Gender
GIS - 20 January, 2020: A two-day capacity building workshop regrouping some 60 officers from various public organisations and parastatal bodies was held, on 16 and 17 January 2020, at the Intercontinental Hotel in Balaclava. The primary objective o
Date:December 10, 2019|Domain:Gender
GIS - 10 December, 2019: The setting up of an Observatory for Gender-Based Violence (GBV) is high on Government’s agenda to address the issues in relation to GBV cases which are matters of national concern. The Observatory will better help Governme
Date:December 06, 2019|Domain:Gender
GIS - 06 December, 2019: Several experts and professionals were convened yesterday at a consultative workshop held in presence of the Minister of Gender Equality and Family Welfare, Mrs Kalpana Koonjoo-Shah, at the Gold Crest Hotel in Quatre-Bornes.
Date:November 28, 2019|Domain:Gender--International Relations
GIS - 28 November, 2019: A consultative workshop on the Perpetrator’s Rehabilitation Programme was held, this morning, in presence of the Minister of Gender Equality and Family Welfare, Mrs Kalpana Koonjoo-Shah, the Australian High Commissioner, Mrs
Date:November 25, 2019|Domain:Gender
GIS - 25 November, 2019: The Prime Minister, Minister of Defence, Home Affairs and External Communications, Minister for Rodrigues, Outer Islands and Territorial Integrity, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, announced the setting up of a high level committe
Date:October 02, 2019|Domain:Gender
GIS - 02 October, 2019: A round table regrouping various major stakeholders will be organised with the objective to reflect on new measures and initiatives needed to combat the social scourge of domestic violence.
The Vice-Prime Minister, Minister
Date:September 24, 2019|Domain:Gender--Social Security
GIS - 24 September, 2019: Domestic violence is not only a legal issue but it is also a societal problem which needs to be addressed collectively and at individual level.
The Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of Local Government and Outer Islands, Mi