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Her Excellency the President to be the Principal Guest of Honour at the 7th edition of the International Government Communication Forum (IGCF)

Her Excellency the President to be the Principal Guest of Honour at the 7th edition of the International Government Communication Forum (IGCF)
Date:February 10, 2018

Her Excellency, Dr. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, G.C.S.K, C.S.K, PhD, DSc, President of Mauritius, has been chosen as the Principal Guest of Honour at the seventh edition of the International Government Communication Forum (IGCF) in Sharjah. The event will


Launching of iamthecode at the Ceridian Learning Centre, 6 February 2018, St. Jean Road, Quatre Bornes

Launching of iamthecode at the Ceridian Learning Centre, 6 February 2018, St. Jean Road, Quatre Bornes
Date:February 06, 2018

​The President of the Republic, Dr. Ameena​h Gurib-Fakim, G.C.S.K, C.S.K, PhD, DSc,​​ launched the first ever hackathon in Mauritius. This activity, jointly organized by the Presidency of the Republic, Ceridian and iamtheCode, brought together some


"25 Global Indians Transforming the World" published by Diaspora World Media Network FZE

"25 Global Indians Transforming the World" published by Diaspora World Media Network FZE
Date:February 05, 2018

​Her Excellency the President Dr. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, G.C.S.K, C.S.K, PhD, DSc,​ featured in the book "25 Global Indians Transforming the World" published by Diaspora World Media Network FZE.​​


The Prince of Wales, Crop Trust Global Patron, hosted a reception on the theme of ‘Food Forever – Actions for a Resilient Food System’ at Clarence House, London on Tuesday, 30th January 2018

The Prince of Wales, Crop Trust Global Patron, hosted a reception on the theme of ‘Food Forever – Actions for a Resilient Food System’ at Clarence House, London on Tuesday, 30th January 2018
Date:January 30, 2018

​Her Excellency The President of the Republic, Dr. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, G.C.S.K, C.S.K, PhD, DSc, is ​the chairperson of the Food4ever initiative and His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales is the  Patron of this initiative. (https://www.food4ever.or


#GlobalChallenges: Providing decent jobs for all, A Keynote address by H.E Dr Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, 29 January 2018, ODI

#GlobalChallenges: Providing decent jobs for all, A Keynote address by H.E Dr Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, 29 January 2018, ODI
Date:January 29, 2018

As co-chair of the Global Commission on the Future of Work, President Dr. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, G.C.S.K., C.S.K., PhD., DSc, gave a keynote speech at the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) on the theme "#GlobalChallenges: providing decent jobs


The President of the Republic, Mrs. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim ​​was awarded the Order of St. George of. Semperopernball, 26 January 2018

The President of the Republic, Mrs. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim ​​was awarded the Order of St. George of. Semperopernball, 26 January 2018
Date:January 26, 2018

​Her Excellency The President of the Republic, Mrs. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim,  G.C.S.K, C.S.K, PhD, DSc,​ ​​was awarded the Order of St. George of. Semperopernball, from Dresden, Germany.​​​


World Economic Forum 2018: Creation of the African Alliance for STEM (ASA) disciplines, 24 January 2018, Davos

World Economic Forum 2018: Creation of the African Alliance for STEM (ASA) disciplines, 24 January 2018, Davos
Date:January 24, 2018

​Her Excellency, Dr. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, G.C.S.K., C.S.K., PhD., DSc,​ President of the Republic of Mauritius, has just announced the creation of the African Alliance for STEM (ASA) disciplines, at the annual luncheon organized by the Hinduja Group


Distribution of Provisions and Food Vouchers to refugees and victims of Tropical Cyclone "Berguitta"

Distribution of Provisions and Food Vouchers to refugees and victims of Tropical Cyclone "Berguitta"
Date:January 24, 2018

​As promised by Her Excellency the President, Dr. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, G.C.S.K., C.S.K., PhD, DSc, during her visit at the St Malo Community Center, Baie du Tombeau,  a distribution of provisions and food vouchers was organised by the Office of the


Visit of Her Excellency Dr. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim. G.C.S.K., C.S.K., PhD, DSc, at St Malo Refugee Center

Visit of Her Excellency Dr. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim. G.C.S.K., C.S.K., PhD, DSc, at St Malo Refugee Center
Date:January 19, 2018

To show her support to refugees and victims of Tropical Cyclone "Berguitta", Her Excellency, Dr. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, G.C.S.K., C.S.K., PhD, DSc, paid a visit to St Malo Refugee Center.​ The President assured that she will provide a donati


Presentation of Credentials of H.E. Mr. David Reimer, Ambassador-Designate of the Embassy of the United States of America

Presentation of Credentials of H.E. Mr. David Reimer, Ambassador-Designate of the Embassy of the United States of America
Date:January 16, 2018

​Presentation of Credentials by H.E Mr. David Reimer,Ambassador-Designate of the Embassy of the United States of America​,to the President of the Republic of Mauritius.   State House, Le Réduit Tuesday 16 January 2018​