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Tree planting campaign
Description/achievement of initiative

Intensification of efforts to increase tree cover of our forests and implementation of a re-afforestation programme of the public beaches and of the ex-tea belts on the central plateaus. Surveillance of protected areas will be extended by more than 80% inclusive of private lands.

Implementation methodologies

amendment of relevant legislations, budgetary allocation to sectoral line Ministries in Mauritius, private sector participation

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

Partner(s)

Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development in collaboration with Ministry of Agro Industry and Food Security
Updates to initiatives
Goal 15
2020
One million trees planted across Mauritius
Other, please specify
Government budget and manpower

SMART
This initiative fulfils the SMART criteria.
Updates
#SDGAction455
Basic information
Time-frame: 2014 - 2020
Partners
Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development in collaboration with Ministry of Agro Industry and Food Security
Countries
Contact information
Mrs D Lan NG, Director of Environment, dirdoe@mail.gov.mu
United Nations