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Prime Minister’s Cyclone Relief Fund: State Bank of Mauritius and Mauritius Housing Company Ltd donate Rs 1 Million each

Prime Minister’s Cyclone Relief Fund: State Bank of Mauritius and Mauritius Housing Company Ltd donate Rs 1 Million each
Date:February 15, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Social Security

GIS – 15 February, 2018:  The State Bank of Mauritius (SBM) and the Mauritius Housing Company (MHC) Ltd donated Rs 1 Million each to the Prime Minister’s Cyclone Relief Fund. The fund aims at providing assistance to the victims affected by recent cy


Community Working Groups help in empowering vulnerable families, says Minister Wong

Community Working Groups help in empowering vulnerable families, says Minister Wong
Date:February 15, 2018|Domain:Economy & Finance--Social Security

​GIS – 15 February, 2018: Poverty is a social problem and concerns everyone in the society. The economic empowerment and social integration of the vulnerable are Government’s priorities and the goals are attained more efficiently and easily with the


228 families obtain financial assistance for casting of roof slabs

228 families obtain financial assistance for casting of roof slabs
Date:January 12, 2018|Domain:Environment--Social Security

GIS – 12 January, 2018: Cheques totalling Rs 13.1 million were handed over to 228 families for casting of roof slabs under the Grant for Casting of Roof Slab of the National Housing Development Co Ltd (NHDC). The cheque donation ceremony was held ye


Beneficiaries receive keys of Full Concrete Housing units

Beneficiaries receive keys of Full Concrete Housing units
Date:December 14, 2017|Domain:Public Infrastructure--Social Security

GIS - 14 December, 2017: The core mission of Government is to strive towards the creation of an inclusive and more equitable society by ensuring the social integration of the vulnerable groups in the mainstream society and that all strata of the soc


Volunteers contribute to Government’s mission in favour of the vulnerable group, says Minister Sinatambou

Volunteers contribute to Government’s mission in favour of the vulnerable group, says Minister Sinatambou
Date:December 06, 2017|Domain:Social Security

GIS - 06 December, 2017: Government has at heart the welfare and well-being of the vulnerable and the disadvantaged of the society. In order to develop its social agenda, Government cherishes the contribution of volunteers to strengthen its efforts


Prime Minister reiterates Government’s pledge for an all-inclusive society

Prime Minister reiterates Government’s pledge for an all-inclusive society
Date:December 04, 2017|Domain:Social Security

GIS - 04 December, 2017: Government is striving for an equitable society that promotes the inclusion of people with disabilities in society; gender equality and the rights of elders and the development of children. Our citizens must fight against in


Minister Wong reiterates Government’s determination to empower deprived families

Minister Wong reiterates Government’s determination to empower deprived families
Date:November 23, 2017|Domain:Social Security

GIS - 23 November, 2017: Government is determined to empower families at the lower rung of the social ladder and promote social inclusion at all levels. Investment in social projects concerning education, health and housing will help achieve the set


National CSR Foundation approves 231 projects totalling Rs 203.67 million

National CSR Foundation approves 231 projects totalling Rs 203.67 million
Date:November 13, 2017|Domain:Economy & Finance--Social Security

GIS – 13 November, 2017: The National CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) Foundation’s Report on the Outcome of the First Call for Projects 2017 was launched this morning at the National Empowerment Foundation, Garden Tower, in Port-Louis. The rep


Respect to elders and women is essential in our society, says PM

Respect to elders and women is essential in our society, says PM
Date:October 26, 2017|Domain:Social Security

GIS – 26 October 2017: The essential base of an inclusive society entails nurturing respect of elders, valorising the role of women and mutual respect between men and women. Mauritius as a nation should set itself as a model to inculcate such values


Government is committed to eradicate absolute poverty, reiterates Minister Wong

Government is committed to eradicate absolute poverty, reiterates Minister Wong
Date:October 17, 2017|Domain:Social Security

GIS – 17 October, 2017: Poverty concerns each and every citizen of the country and Government is committed to do its best to eradicate absolute poverty with the help of the private sector and NGOs. Social projects in education, health and environmen