Mauritius - Promotion of respect for human rights
EU Contribution: €200,000 (from the European Instrument for Democracy & Human Rights - EIDHR)
Period of implementation: 2017- 2020
Objective: To educate and raise awareness of different target groups in Mauritius and Rodrigues about respect for human rights, with particular emphasis on protection of rights of women and children and contribute towards the prevention of human rights violation and abuse.
Achievement: Since March 2018, the National Human Rights Commission has organised 70 talks on human rights and reached more than 4,800 women and young people.
Location: Mauritius, Rodrigues