MAUDESCO/FOE MAURITIUS (CAN focal point for So. African region)

Maudesco/FoE Mauritius was established in the wake of the setting up of the Brundtland Report in the 1990s. Its objectives are promoting sustainable development, environmental protection, and conservation issues.

The membership of Maudesco includes youth, women, students, grassroot groups and other NGOs. The organization's main campaigns include sustainable tourism, protection of the ocean/coral reefs, climate change, renewable energy (solar), organic farming, compost making from household waste, awareness raising, training and seminars.