Mauritius Council of Social Service (MACOSS)

ECOSOC Status: Special Consultative
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: Lislet Geoeffrey Street, Astor Court Building, 2nd floor
Port Louis
Country: Mauritius
Region: Eastern Africa
Website: http://www.macoss.intnet.mu/
UN Languages: French, English
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Areas:
  • Counselling
  • Anti-Corruption
  • Criminal Justice
  • Legal Assistance
Short description:
MACOSS is working with ICAC to sensitise NGOs and NGO-leaders against corruption. It is also involved in the development of organization policy on integrity and on a code of conduct for NGOs. MACOSS is un umbrella organization of 350 organizations in Mauritius, where the organization provides coordination, facilitation and capacity building. Activities in this respect are done in the Human Rights and Governance Committee.

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