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U.S. Embassy organizes workshop on the identification and care of victims of gender-based violence and human trafficking

September 24, 2021: The U.S. Embassy Port Louis organized a workshop on the identification and care of victims of gender-based violence (GBV) and human trafficking in Mauritius from September 20 to 24, 2021. The workshop was led by four U.S. Army officers, who have expertise in gender- based violence prosecution and victim care. The team ...
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United States Donates Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccines to Mauritius

September 23, 2021: The U.S. Embassy to Mauritius announces the donation by the United States government of 76,050 doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine as part of the Biden Administration’s global efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. This donation will help protect Mauritians from the ravages of the COVID-19 virus, especially those between the ages ...
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U.S. Embassy Awards Certificates and Prizes to Youth in Seychelles for Participation in IP Training and Brochure Design Competition

September 23, 2021: The U.S. Embassy and the Seychelles Institute of Art and Design (SIAD) organized a prize giving ceremony to award certificates of participation to students who attended the virtual training on intellectual property that was held on July 28-29 for the youth in Seychelles. Intellectual property protection is critical to fostering innovation and ...
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U.S. Embassy awards REO Grant to Plant Conservation Action Group in Seychelles

21 September 2021: The Regional Environment Officers (REO) small grants program provides funding for projects that address environmental and public health issues. The U.S. Embassy has awarded a REO small grant of $5,000 to the Plant Conservation Action Group (PCA) to achieve this goal. PCA is a Seychelles environmental Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), created in 2002, ...
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Travel Advisory – U.S. Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius

Location:  Mauritius Event: The Department of State, in close coordination with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), has adjusted the travel advisory for Mauritius. Mauritius – Level 4:  Do not travel due to COVID-19 and related restrictions. Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19  page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued ...
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