IOM ACBC, IOM Mauritius and the Border Management Assessment team discuss the flow of movement of passengers designed for the new airport for Mauritius.
During March 2013, the Africa Capacity Building Centre in coordination with IOM Mauritius and three consultants conducted a Border Management (BM) assessment for the government of Mauritius. The ACBC and the assessment team traveled to Mauritius and focused the BM assessment on the border management tools and arrangements currently employed to govern movements into and out of two airports and two seaports.
The two airports that were assessed were the are the Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport and the Sir Gaetan Duvall International Airport on Rodrigues Island and the seaports namely Port Mathurin, Rodrigues island and Port Louis Seaport, Port Louis.
The findings of the assessment will be presented to the Government of Mauritius and will steer future developments within the airport an seaport frameworks toward a more streamline approach to border management issues and the to enhance the current systems to be in line with international best practices ad standards.