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Ministry of Arts and Cultural Heritage

Mission and Objectives


Mission Statement
To foster a balanced and harmonious Mauritian Society through consolidation of existing pluralism, promotion of creativity and the celebration of cultural values



Objectives of the Ministry
  •          To preserve our cultural heritage and foster values both at individual and collective levels;
  • ·      To promote cultural interaction among different components of the Mauritian Society for  mutual understanding and enrichment;
  • ·        To upgrade, strengthen and extend the existing cultural infrastructure and to construct new structures;
  • ·     To provide support to associations of artists and individuals involved in artistic, cultural   and heritage activities;
  • ·         To organise cultural activities for the public at large;
  • ·         To encourage the development of a dynamic arts, culture and heritage sector; and

·               Consolidate National Unity.