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MV Wakashio:Only 166 tonnes of fuel oil left to be pumped out, says PM

MV Wakashio:Only 166 tonnes of fuel oil left to be pumped out, says PM
Date:August 13, 2020|Domain:Environment

​​GIS – 13 August 2020: Government is taking all necessary measures so as to prevent any additional oil spill from the Japanese bulk carrier MV Wakashio and, only 166 tonnes of fuel oil remains to be pumped out, said the Prime Minister, Mr Pravind K


MV Wakashio:Site visit effected by President Roopun at the Blue Bay Marine Park

MV Wakashio:Site visit effected by President Roopun at the Blue Bay Marine Park
Date:August 11, 2020|Domain:Environment

​GIS  – 11 August 2020: A site visit was effected, yesterday, by the President of the Republic, Mr Prithvirajsing Roopun, and the Minister of Environment, Solid Waste Management and Climate Change, Mr Kavydass Ramano, at the Blue Bay Marine Park and


Government is taking necessary actions to contain oil spill from MV Wakashio

Government is taking necessary actions to contain oil spill from MV Wakashio
Date:August 07, 2020|Domain:Environment--Fisheries

​GIS – 07 August 2020:Government is taking all necessary actions so as to contain the oil spill from the MV Wakashio and some 400 sea booms have been deployed to secure the sensitive areas, said the Minister of Environment, Solid Waste Management an


Climate change: Review of Nationally determined contributions of Mauritius

Climate change: Review of Nationally determined contributions of Mauritius
Date:July 30, 2020|Domain:Environment

​GIS – 30 July 2020: The launch of the review process of the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) of Mauritius will be effected soon through videoconference and will bring together all stakeholders and different segments of the society to prom


Planting of mangroves for the protection of coastal regions

Planting of mangroves for the protection of coastal regions
Date:July 27, 2020|Domain:Environment

​GIS – 27 July 2020:Various mangrove shrubs were planted on the coast of Anse Jonchée beach on Sunday 26 July 2020, to mark the International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem. The Minister of Financial Services and Good Governanc


Fight against climate change : EU a privileged partner of Mauritius

Fight against climate change : EU a privileged partner of Mauritius
Date:July 27, 2020|Domain:Environment

​GIS – 27 July 2020: The European Union (EU) is a privileged partner of Mauritius in the protection of the environment and the fight against climate change, affirmed the Minister of the Environment, Solid Waste Management and Climate Change, Mr Kavy


Minister Kavydass Ramano announces construction of five Civic Amenity Centers

Minister Kavydass Ramano announces construction of five Civic Amenity Centers
Date:July 07, 2020|Domain:Environment

​GIS – 7 July 2020:Five Civic Amenity Centers are being constructed at transfer stations situated at La Chaumière, La Laura, Roche Bois , Poudre D’Or and La Brasserie. Five additional centers will be constructed in the near future near populated reg


Minister Ramano encourages the population to produce and use organic compost

Minister Ramano encourages the population to produce and use organic compost
Date:July 03, 2020|Domain:Environment

​GIS – 03 July 2020: Some forty Non-Governmental Organisations and Cooperative societies received compost bins and composting tools in presence of the Minister of Environment, Solid Waste Management and Climate Change, Mr. Kavydass Ramano, this afte


Ebene Recreational Park: 85% of works completed

Ebene Recreational Park: 85% of works completed
Date:July 02, 2020|Domain:Environment

​GIS – 02 July 2020: The Ebene Recreational Park, to the tune of Rs 100 million and where some 85% of the works have already been completed, is in line with Government’s vision to preserve the environment and enhance the quality of life of the popul


Cleanliness is not a privilege but a human value, states Environment Minister

Cleanliness is not a privilege but a human value, states Environment Minister
Date:June 29, 2020|Domain:Environment

​​GIS  – 29 June 2020: Cleanliness is not a privilege but is above all a human value that needs to be preserved and instilled to the youth so as to keep their neighbourhood green and clean, stated the Minister of the Environment, Solid Waste Managem