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First Regular Session of the Executive Board

First Regular Session of the Executive Board  

First Regular Session of the Executive Board

Opening Statement to the First Regular Session of the Executive Board  

Heaven on earth

Mauritius is home to some of the most unique, rare and threatened animals and plants on the planet. Dedicated individuals and organizations have been working tirelessly to save these precious jewels…  

Fly me to Ferney: Echo parakeet, Mauritian endangered bird finds new home

In 1995, only 9 echo parakeets, a type of parrot found in Mauritius, were left in the world, and considered critically endangered. Today, the species is on the way to recovery. 29 birds have now been…  

Integration and the 2030 Agenda – what does it really mean?

Perhaps no other word has been repeated more frequently than “integrated” to describe the 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals. Yet policymaking is approached sector-by-sector. The…  

Small Island Developing States agree to reduce dependence on fossil fuels

The declaration, adopted just weeks before ‘Rio+20’, includes an annex with voluntary commitments of 20 Small Island Developing States (SIDS) to take actions toward providing universal access to…  

Sustainable Management of Persistant Organic Pollutants in Mauritius

This publication documents objectives, results and lessons of UNDP-supported and GEF co-financed project to assist the Government of Mauritius in its efforts to improve the management of Persistent…  

The Role of Legal Reform in Supporting Civil Society: An Introductory Primer

This primer discusses trends in legal and regulatory frameworks governing the establishment of civil society organizations, and their space and scope to function in public life.  

Mauritius contributes to UNDP’s earthquake recovery efforts in Nepal

The Republic of Mauritius has contributed $1 million towards the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)’s earthquake response and recovery programme in Nepal.  

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