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Mauritius needs to go beyond treating environmental degradation

28 Feb 2019, DIRAJ

As Mauritius contends with climate-induced hazards, including flooding, unsustainable land use and ecological degradation are exacerbating vulnerability. But existing ecosystems are not considered a key source of resilience, some key actors are bystanders to environmental destruction, and officials are not implementing best practices when restoring ecosystems.



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