COAT OF ARMS
Government: Untiary Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: Andry Rojoelina
Population: 26,955,737 (2020)
Land Size: 587,041 sq km (226,658 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Thu - Nov 19, 2020: The Pitfalls - and Privileges - of Travelling While Black - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[African Arguments] Joe Shmoe may be able to backpack across Lomé with nothing more than the clothes on his back; you probably can't.
- Thu - Nov 19, 2020: WFP - 'Focus On Starvation, Destabilisation and Migration to Avert a Covid-19 Global Food Crisis' - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[IPS] United Nations -- Food security has become a priority in the Caribbean as COVID-19 pandemic travel restrictions have hit the tourism-dependent region hard.
- Wed - Nov 18, 2020: Ahmada Rescues Point for Malagasy - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[Cosafa] Captain Ibrahim Ahmada's stunning long range shot ensured a potentially precious point for Madagascar, as they came back from a goal down to draw 1-1 with the powerful Ivory Coast in Antananarivo on Tuesday.
- Sun - Nov 15, 2020: Voice and Choice Barometer Launched in Madagascar - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[Gender Links] Antananarivo, 9 November 2020: The SADC Gender Protocol Alliance members and Gender Links Madagascar launched the #VoiceandChoice 2020 Sexual Reproductive and Health Rights (SRHR) Barometer in the time of COVID-19. The launch took place at Le PAVE Restaurant Hotel.
- Fri - Nov 13, 2020: Measles Killed 207,500 People in 2019 - WHO - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[Premium Times] Countries that have recently suffered large measles outbreaks include the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Madagascar, Central African Republic (CAR), Georgia, Kazakhstan, North Macedonia, Samoa, Tonga, and Ukraine.