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Start Time: March 04, 2013 09:00 | End Time: March 04, 2013 13:00
Location: Port-Louis

The following activities would be organised this year to mark the special occasion:

(a) Qualified Law Practitioners and law students will dispense legal services, free of charge,

on 2 March at six Citizens Advice Bureaux, namely those at Goodlands, Cité Vallijee, Central Flacq, Chemin Grenier, Rose Belle and Quatre Bornes;

(b) An annual lecture on “Democracy and the Rule of Law” will be delivered by the Hon. Chief Justice, Mr Yeun Kam John Yeung Sik Yuen, GOSK, on 4 March at the Sir Harilall

Vaghjee Hall, Port Louis;

(c) A Moot Competition will be organised by the Faculty of Law and Management of the University of Mauritius on 4 March;

(d) Sensitization campaigns will be organized by the Police Department for HSC students and members of the Student Council from 4 to 8 March;

(e) Interaction and talks with the public and with secondary schools students will be organised by the Equal Opportunities Commission from 25 February to 4 March at

different venues throughout the island;
(f) Talks and films on the subject “Human Rights” will be delivered by the Human Rights Commission in private secondary schools for students of Form V and Form VI on the
theme "What is law? Why do we need law?"
(g) The ICAC will organise:

 (i) A workshop with tertiary students on 1 March;

(ii) Discussions Forum/wall Post on ICAC’s facebook page from 1 to 4 March;
(iii) A forum for new recruits of the public sector from the Mauritius Police Force, the Mauritius Revenue Authority and the civil service on their legal obligations in the
fight against corruption; and
(h) An awareness raising programme on the provisions of the Protection from Domestic Violence Act will be conducted on 4 March from 10 hours to 12 hours at the National
Women Development Centre, Phoenix by the Ministry of Gender Equality, Child Development and Family Welfare.
































































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