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Official visit of the European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development in Mauritius (1-3 May 2019)

Official visit of the European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development to discuss about the future of the EU-Mauritius partnership and regional cooperation

Where and When: 2 May at 11.00 Bilateral meeting with the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, Minister of Finance and Economic Development.  Signature of the programme ''Support Mauritius' development and youth employability through post-secondary education, training and innovation initiatives''. Prime Minister's Office, Port…

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Official opening ceremony of the La Digue fish market

The Ambassador of France also participated in the event

The Ambassador of the European Union to the Republic of Seychelles, the Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries and the Minister of Habitat, Lands, Infrastructure, and Land Transport inaugurated the La Digue Fish Market in the presence of members of the National Assembly, representative of the District of La Digue and…

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The European Union and the Republic of Mauritius step up their partnership in climate change

The European Union also announced a new support of EUR 3 million to strengthen research and innovation capacities in agriculture to face the challenges of climate change

The Government of Mauritius and the European Union held a High Level Policy Dialogue on Climate Change to discuss how to bring their partnership in climate change to the next level. Participants from various ministries, the private sector and the civil society attended the event. The European Union also announced…

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Mauritius and the European Union continue their partnership to combat violence against women and girls

The National Human Rights Commission and the EU hosted an event in the context of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, to draw attention to gender based violence in the Republic of Mauritius

The Ambassador of the European Union (EU) to the Republic of Mauritius, the Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission and the Hon Vice Prime Minister, Minister of Local Government and Outer Islands and Minister of Gender Equality, Child Development and Family Welfare say NO to violence against women and…

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European Union strengthens its partnership with Mauritius and the region to fight drug trafficking

The meeting will also help to build and strengthen trust and relationships between key parties involved in the work to combat drug trafficking

More than 30 senior drug law enforcement officials from 17 countries and international organisations are meeting in Hotel Voilà à Maurice, joined by senior officials from Mauritius to discuss enhanced co-operation in combatting drug trafficking in East Africa and Indian Ocean Region.  The Trans-Regional Law Enforcement agencies from Mauritius and…

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European Union and the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States commence negotiations on a new Partnership Agreement

The ambition is to transform today's partnership into a modern political framework geared to deliver on the Sustainable Development Goals

Today the EU and 79 countries in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific (ACP) group will begin negotiations on the future of their cooperation after 2020. The ambition is to transform today's partnership into a modern political framework geared to deliver on the Sustainable Development Goals. The countries in the…