First Members’ Meeting of 2022

Tuesday, 01 February 2022 by

We were pleased to have our first members meeting, where we were able to connect with our members and aspiring members after this new year! We had a mask distribution, our 2021 Local President Chrisinta Chavrimootoo’s recognition ceremony , the birthday celebration of our members but most importantly a demo Toastmasters meeting to help our

We are pleased to present to you the young and dynamic group leading JCI City Plus this year: I’Doumben Naidu (Ben) Venkatakistnen (Local President), Zabeen Jareehag (Local Secretary), Rooma Hurreeram (Local Treasurer), Vikash Beelatoo (Local Vice President Community Development), Gooshma Kissoondoyal (Local Vice President Skills Development) and Chrisinta Chavrimootoo (Immediate Past President). The 2022 Motto:

Post-Wakashio Empowerment Project

Friday, 31 December 2021 by

A year after the Wakashio disaster, both the young citizens of Cite La Chaux and us are taking our future into our own hands, under the leadership of Co-Project Directors Ben Venkatakistnen and Andy Ng Kam Chan. We provided communication skills training, including through a theatre session with legend Gaston Valaydon. We ended the year


Sunday, 12 December 2021 by

JCI City Plus hosted a memorable JCI Day, under the leadership of Gooshma Kissoondoyal and Rooma Hurreeram, at Hennessy Park Hotel, with the theme, “The Greatest Show”. It was a night to celebrate our achievements and brotherhood, to feel even more energised to create positive change in 2022. We also welcomed new members Vanshinee Bhirugnath,

A few glimpses of training in 2021

Wednesday, 01 December 2021 by

JCI City Plus is a great place to learn new skills or improve them. In 2021, we carried out more than 20 training sessions, such as: Official JCI Courses: Effective Leadership (Chimene Dacruz-Valery), Effective Communication series and Project Management Non-Official JCI Courses: Conflict Management (Aruna Pulton), Business Etiquette and Grooming (Ashveena Mewa) and Effective Teamwork

2021 National Convention

Monday, 01 November 2021 by

JCI City Plus successfully hosted the National Convention, under Project Director Preshan Kissoondoyal, during which we elected our 2022 National Board leaders and met the whole JCI Mauritius family. It was hosted at the marvellous Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel

RiseUp Business Series Workshop

Monday, 01 November 2021 by

As part of the JCI Rise Initiative, we organised a series of workshops for entrepreneurs facing difficulties. We conducted sessions online with Entreprendre au Feminin Ocean Indien, and then extended to other groups of entrepreneurs. We concluded with a hybrid workshop with Dr Heman Mohabeer, one of the leaders in Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Mauritius,

Art Mela 2021

Tuesday, 05 October 2021 by

What a day ART MELA 2021 was! We celebrated the talents of participating children on the theme of Peace, learned art therapy with amazing Elodie from Chelvan art therapy and were mesmerised by ravann.deksi.seni. And of course, we had cake…to celebrate our 14th anniversary.

ABC of Investment

Wednesday, 01 September 2021 by

It’s a wrap on our #FinancialLiteracy week, “#ABCofInvestment“! Thank you to all the participants and the speakers, Dr Bhavish Jugurnath, Suyash Budloo (MCB Capital Markets), Anish Chandra (PwC Mauritius), Amar Buhorah (Fundkiss), Manisha Dookhony and Desmond Bredu

2021 Budget Debrief Session

Sunday, 01 August 2021 by

The 2021-2022 Budget made easy with Dr Michael Pompeia, Manisha Dookhony and Anish Chandra, moderated by Senator Eric Ng. It was a pleasure collaborating with JCI Beau Bassin/Rose Hill and JCI Port Louis Here’s to increased financial literacy and stronger brotherhood