Mauritius Promotes Gender Mainstreaming in the Water and Energy Sector

October 6, 2017
Mauritius, Pointe aux Piments - The Ministry of Energy and Public Utilities organised a workshop aiming at identifying gender gaps...
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Read About Aungnoo’s Experience at the World Water Week

September 25, 2017
Nairobi, Kenya – Last month the entry of Mahesh Kumar Aungnoo (left on the picture), from Mauritius, was selected as the...
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Gender Awareness Workshop Organised in Mauritius

September 7, 2017
Mauritius, 03 September 2017 - A  gender awareness workshop was conducted by the Ministry of Energy and Public Utilities of Mauritius...
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Water4Islands Photo Contest Winner Announced

August 2, 2017
The entries of Mahesh Kumar Aungnoo, from Mauritius, and from Carla Rebelo, from São Tomé and Príncipe, were selected as the 2 winning entries of the Water4Islands Photo Contest organised in 6 Small Islands States (Cabo Verde, Comoros, Maldives, Mauritius, Seychelles and Sao Tome and Principe) to celebrate World Water Day 2017. The two winners will be given the opportunity to attend the Stockholm World Water Week from 27 August to 01 September 2017.
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Establishing Permits to Curb Industrial Effluent Discharge in the Environment

July 28, 2017
Quatre Borne, Mauritius - The development of guidelines for industrial effluent discharge permit was the focus of a two-day stakeholders’ consultation workshop which was held at Palms Hotel in Quatre Bornes. Some 40 participants from different ministries, relevant parastatal organisations and industrial enterprises gathered to discuss a national strategy for the industrial effluent control and environment protection.
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Small Islands Efforts to Better Manage Water Highlighted at World Water Week

September 2, 2016
Stockholm, Sweden - The IWRM AIO SIDS project took part to the World Water Week in Stockholm, from 28 August to 2 September 2016. The Regional Coordination Unit took the opportunity to convene a seminar to highlight the ongoing work on wastewater management and reuse in Stockholm, Sweden - Small Island Developing States from the Atlantic and Indian Ocean. The CEO of the National Agency for Water and Sanitation of Cabo Verde, Hercules Vieira, and the Director of the Water Resource Unit of Mauritius, Lomush Joggoo, where invited by the project to share lessons learned and best practices during the event.
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