The Minister of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives, Mr Soomilduth Bholah, is currently participating in the 3rd edition of the Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE) Ministerial Conference which is being heldfrom 10 to 11 January 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa.
During the conference, Minister Bholah provided an insight on the future of employment opportunities in a green economy and the role of Small and Medium Enterprises in promoting inclusion. He also elaborated on the different policies and measures put in place by the Government and other institutions to ensure a sustainable and inclusive economy with the objective of meeting the aspirations of the future generation.
Some 500 persons including representatives of different governments, the private sector, international organisations and civil society are attending the conference with the aim of exchanging ideas, share experiences and put forward innovative practices to transform the global economy.
PAGE regroups five United Nations agencies namely the Environment, International Labour Organisation, Development Programme, Industrial Development Organisation, and the Institute for Training and Research. The partnership among these agencies is recognised as an innovative and efficient model of excellence for delivering on the 2030 Agenda.
Source: Republic of Mauritius