Mauritius

Country summary:

Board Member Loga Virahsawmy
Staff Members Anushka Virahsawmy &

Sheistah Bundhoo-Deenoo

When registered 2008
Alliance focal network Media Watch Organisation
Government COEs 12 councils and 134 villagesView the Centres of Excellence
Media COEs 4
Key partners

 

Projects

Media Watch Organisation, LUX Resorts and Hotels, Young Queer Alliance, European Union, Australian High Commission and United States Embassy, Decentralised Coorperation Programme (DCP), CIM Finance, HSBC Bank Mauritius, SBM Bank Mauritius, National CSR Foundation & Individual Donors

One of the major project for Gender Links Mauritius is the Safe Haven Halfway Home launched on the 1st September 2017

Click here for the Mauritius country report.

Mauritius Strategy 2016 – 2020 


The LUX Project – Empowerment Training for Women in Cite Mangalkhan, Mauritius

This project will holistically help women to come out of their precarious situation through an Empowerment programme. This will help them be less vulnerable to depression, discouragement, violence, unemployment and other health and social ills. The project has been launched on the 14th of March in line with the International Day of Women 2017. 24 […]

Curepipe Muncipal Council Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept 25 June 2010 February  2013 February 2014 Curepipe score card 2013 Curepipe score card 2014     II Situation analysis June 2010 Institutional Case study III SADC Protocol on gender and development 23 June 2011 IV Inception workshop October 2012 V […]

January 21, 2017 Themes: Local Government Programs: Gender & Governance

Decentralised Cooperation Programme Mauritius

The overall objective of the 10th EDF Decentralised Cooperation Programme (DCP) II is to contribute to the reduction of poverty in Mauritius and Rodrigues in synergy with other Non State Actors as well empowerment and poverty alleviation programmes. Gender Links project on ‘Strengthening and Empowering Women with Low and No income through a tested Entrepreneurship […]

January 20, 2017 Themes: Gender based violence | Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Mauritius: Valerie Simirone

Mauritius: Valerie Simirone

Valerie Simirone I am very satisfied with the training I received in October 2013 with Gender Links. I first learned about the organisation through one of its employees in a supermarket. This day I told the person everything about my life and problems. I was relieved because I needed to pour my heart out. It […]

November 9, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Entrepreneurship | Gender Justice

Gender in the 2010 Mauritius elections

This report provides an overview of the gender, elections and media project run by Gender Links and GEMSA in Mauritius during the 2010 elections. It was part of the region-wide campaign to increase women’s political representation and participation. The project aimed to assist the media in understanding how gender is integral to citizenship, democracy and […]

Climate Change

Climate Change

Mauritius

September 13, 2016 Themes: Climate Change Programs: SADC Gender Protocol & Alliance

Media

Media

Mauritius, March 2013

September 9, 2016 Themes: Gender equality Programs: Gender Justice

Media

Media

Mauritius, October 2010

September 8, 2016 Themes: Media Programs: Gender & Media

Moka District Council COE Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept Flacq Score Card Progress Score Card II Situation analysis February 2013 Moka Flacq Institutional Profile   III SADC Protocol on gender and development 24th June 2012 IV Inception workshop 18th June 2012 Workshop Report V Action planning workshop 7th-9th August 2012 […]

July 24, 2016 Themes: Local Government Programs: Gender & Governance

Pamplemousses District Council COE Report Card

COE Report card Stage Description Date Outputs I Meetings and adoption of COE concept 1 June 2012 February 2013 Score Card Progress Score Card II Situation analysis III SADC Protocol on gender and development IV Inception workshop  Report Pamplemousses Inception and Planning V Action planning workshop Nov 2015 Action Plan Bois Marchand Action Plan Fond […]

July 24, 2016 Themes: Local Government Programs: Gender & Governance
Mauritius

Office

Country ManagerAnushka Virahsawmy
Phone437 3960
Emailmaumanager@genderlinks.org.za
AddressCorperative Road, Melrose, Moka