Outline of Mauritius

The location of Mauritius

The Republic of Mauritius is a sovereign island nation located in the southwest Indian Ocean about 900 kilometres (560 mi) east of Madagascar.[1] In addition to the Island of Mauritius, the republic includes the islands of St. Brandon, Rodrigues and the Agalega Islands. Mauritius is part of the Mascarene Islands, with the French island of Réunion 200 km (125 mi) to the southwest and the island of Rodrigues 570 km to the northeast.

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Mauritius:

General reference

An enlargeable basic map of Mauritius

Geography of Mauritius

An enlargeable topographic map of Mauritius

Environment of Mauritius

An enlargeable satellite image of Mauritius
  • Climate of Mauritius
  • Environmental issues in Mauritius
  • Ecoregions in Mauritius
  • Renewable energy in Mauritius
  • Geology of Mauritius
  • Protected areas of Mauritius
    • Biosphere reserves in Mauritius
    • National parks of Mauritius
  • Wildlife of Mauritius

Natural geographic features of Mauritius

Regions of Mauritius

Ecoregions of Mauritius

Administrative divisions of Mauritius

Districts of Mauritius
  • Black River
  • Flacq
  • Grand Port
  • Moka
  • Pamplemousses
  • Plaines Wilhems
  • Port Louis
  • Rivière du Rempart
  • Savanne
Municipalities of Mauritius

Demography of Mauritius

Government and politics of Mauritius

Main article: Government of Mauritius and Politics of Mauritius

Branches of the government of Mauritius

Executive branch of the government of Mauritius

Legislative branch of the government of Mauritius

  • Parliament of Mauritius (unicameral)

Judicial branch of the government of Mauritius

  • Supreme Court of Mauritius

Foreign relations of Mauritius

International organization membership

The Republic of Mauritius is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Mauritius

  • Capital punishment in Mauritius
  • Constitution of Mauritius
  • Crime in Mauritius
  • Human rights in Mauritius
    • LGBT rights in Mauritius
    • Freedom of religion in Mauritius
  • Law enforcement in Mauritius

Military of Mauritius

  • Command
  • Forces
    • Army of Mauritius
    • Navy of Mauritius
    • Air Force of Mauritius
    • Special forces of Mauritius
  • Military history of Mauritius
  • Military ranks of Mauritius

Local government in Mauritius

History of Mauritius

Main article: History of Mauritius, Timeline of the history of Mauritius, and Current events of Mauritius
  • Economic history of Mauritius
  • Military history of Mauritius

Culture of Mauritius

Art in Mauritius

  • Since 2009 there is an Opera Festival in Mauritius

Opera Mauritius and The Friends,

  • Art in Mauritius
  • Cinema of Mauritius
  • Literature of Mauritius
  • Music of Mauritius
  • Television in Mauritius
  • Theatre in Mauritius

Sports in Mauritius

Economy and infrastructure of Mauritius

Education in Mauritius

See also

References

  1. ^ a b "Mauritius". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 3, 2009. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/mp.html. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 
  2. ^ The only glaciers in Africa are on Mt Kenya (in Kenya), on Kilimanjaro (in Tanzania), and in the Ruwenzori Mountains (which are located in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo). See Proceedings of the Riederalp Workshop, September 1978; Actes de l'Atelier de Riederalp, septembre 1978): IAHS-AISH Publ. no. 126, 1980.

External links

Wikimedia Atlas of Mauritius


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