OWSD Mauritius Chapter is a non-profit non-governmental organization affiliated with OWSD International in Trieste, Italy and hosted by the Food and Agricultural Research and Extension Institute (FAREI).
- Networking and knowledge sharing to promote science awareness
- To encourage local scientists to disseminate their research to the public
- To highlight the contribution of women in scientific development
- Promote women and youth engagement in science
OWSD Mauritius operates in close collaboration with the Australian High Commission for Mauritius, the Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF), Curtin Mauritius, in addition to FAREI which is the hosts institution.
Consists of full members of OWSD and currently includes scientists from FAREI, University of Mauritius, Rajiv Gandhi Science Centre & Educators.
Consist of full and affiliate members of OWSD who are scientists or engaged in science from institutions such as FAREI, the University of Mauritius, Rajiv Gandhi Science Centre, Ministry of Agro Industry and Food Security, Mauritius Research and Innovation Council as well as secondary schools and the industries.