Member profile

Organization

Halley Movement

Constituency

Civil Society

Country/Region

Mauritius

Organisation Description

Halley Movement is a coalition of charitable organisations working for the welfare of Children and family in Mauritius and in the Southern African region. The Non Governmental Organisation is in consultative status with the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)

Halley Movement was founded in 1989 and is registered in Mauritius. Halley Movement is managed by an executive board and is supported by members from two teams, namely the technical team and the ‘Crisis Workers’ team. The ‘Crisis Workers’ team comprises volunteers from different regions and various sectors of the country.

Halley Movement works in partnership with the private sector, governmental institutions and other international and national organisations. Halley Movement now sits on board of various International organisations in an attempt to devise policies in the interest of the world children.

Issues

Sexual violence

Physical violence

Emotional violence

Neglect

Sector

Health

Women and gender equality

Early Childhood Development

Social Services/Child Protection

Social Protection

Education

Justice/Law Enforcement

Media

Research