Status of initiative: N/a
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


Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development in collaboration with Ministry of Agro Industry and Food Security
One million trees planted across Mauritius
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Goal 15
Resources devoted to implementation
Other, please specify
Government budget and manpower
Progress reports
Cut off date each year: 1 July
This initiative fulfils the SMART criteria.
Location: Mauritius
Date of completion: 2020
Operating in countries
Partner connections
Contact information/focal point(s)
Mrs D Lan NG,

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