National Award

Ministry of Arts and Cultural Heritage
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

The National Award is intended to honour Mauritian creators and performers for their outstanding contribution in the cultural and artistic fields.

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

The implementation of this policy has enabled the artists in:
(i) Recognition of the contribution of artists in the fields of arts and culture in Mauritius and their vital role in bringing fame and prestige to our country at national, regional and international level.
(ii) Promotion of artistic and cultural creativity and production in Mauritius.
(iii) Enhancement of the Mauritian cultural and artistic landscape by organizing an Award Ceremony in the fields of arts and culture.

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

USD 152,750

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)