Her Excellency Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, President of the Republic of Mauritius

April 6, 2017
The flag of Mauritius flies alongside the US flag at University Hall in honor of the President's visit

The President of Mauritius, Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, spent a full day at Harvard meeting with students and faculty, and giving a public address in the John F. Kennedy, Jr. Forum. Her visit included a courtesy call at Wadsworth House with the Marshal and a tour of Harvard Yard. She was joined by her daughter, Imaan Fakim, and the Ambassador of Mauritius to the United States.
President Gurib-Fakim and her daughter at the John Harvard statue
Jackie O'Neill, Imaan Fakim, Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, Ambassador S. Phokeer, and Kennedy School student Kwame Rugunda
President Gurib-Fakim answers a question following her address in the JFK, Jr. Forum