The invitation extended to the president of the Republic of Mauritius to address the 5,000 or so delegates in Brussels next week is a “huge acknowledgement to her as a person” and of her work, says Marjaana Sall. It also “bears testimony to the fact that Mauritius has actually well implemented Millenium Development Goals”, contends the European Union ambassador in Mauritius. The country can share its best practices regarding this, she adds.