Spotlight on Mauritius: A Resilient Nation in the Midst of the COVID - 19 Global Pandemic
“Our capacity as Mauritians to solve our problems and overcome difficulties must not be underestimated”, Mr. Hemraj Ramnial, CSK, Chairman of the Economic Development Board.
Today, we find ourselves at the center of the first global pandemic in over 100 years where the COVID-19 virus spread at an unprecedented rate throughout the world surpassing the 5-million mark.
Around 213 countries and territories have been affected with severe ripple effects triggering a sanitary and economic crisis as never witnessed before. Like almost all countries worldwide, Mauritius has not been spared by the COVID-19 when it confirmed its first three cases on 18th March 2020.
The priority of the Government since day-one has been the health, safety, and security of the nation, overriding any other considerations