The Importance of Freedom of Information in modern societies

An Essay Competition organised by Transparency Mauritius (Project Funded by the Embassy of the United States of America)

The Award Ceremony was held on the 26th August 2015 at Le Saint Georges Hotel.

The Overall winner of the Essay Competition is Ms Doorgesha Richa Jheengun from Droopnath State College.

Prize: A trophy, a cash prize of MUR 10, 000 and a Certificate remitted by Her Excellency, Ms Shari Villarosa

1st Runner-up- Ms Mégane Laurent from Loreto College Port Louis.
Prize: A trophy, a cash prize of MUR 5, 000 and a Certificate remitted by Mr Lindsay Rivière, Chairman of the Media Trust

2nd Runner-up- Mr Sheik Annas Aumeer from Royal College Port Louis.
A Certificate of Mention remitted by Reverent Ian Ernest to the Representative of Royal College Port Louis

The Members of the Jury were:
Reverent Ian Ernest (Chairperson)
Ms Susan Falatko
Ms Parhveena Gokhool
Mr Rabin Bhujun
Ms Manda Boolell

August 27, 2015