A recognition and Award ceremony was organized to honor some 50 teachers from the south who have upholded the Ethics of the teaching profession in their teaching career. The Chief Guest was Mr Narain Dabee, Former Director of Education.
The Brahma Kumaris of Rose Belle, The Rotary of Rose Belle, The National Empowerment Foundation of the Ministry of Social Integration and the Integrated & Holistic Well-Being centre has jointly launched a 6 month project; "Home Medicinal Garden for vulnerable families", a project that will ensure Food and Health security for poor families. Former President of the Republic of Mauritius and the Chairperson for the ATD Quart Monde International, Mr Cassam Uteem was the Chief Guest. A set of fruit trees and medicinal plants were distributed to 24 families. Sensitization programs on naturopathy, basic agriculture and self-esteem through meditation will follow.
The program started with a collective meditation for peace in the garden for all those who are suffering in the world. It was followed by a round table discussion on Conflict Resolution for Peace in the family and at workplace. Guest speakers were:
Mr M.Kurrimbaccus from the Mauritius Youth Network
Prof V.P.Torul - Former Chairman of the Conflict Resolution & Mediation Commission
Mr T.Wong - President of Rotary Club of Rose Belle
Mr R.C.Reedha - Founder of Academy des Parents at Roche Bois.
Mr P.Chengan - President of MACOSS