COAT OF ARMS
Government: Untiary Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: Andry Rojoelina
Population: 25,683,610 (2018)
Land Size: 587,041 sq km (226,658 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Wed - Oct 2, 2019: How a Simple Pregnancy Test Can Change Lives - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[The Conversation Africa] Not having access to affordable pregnancy tests profoundly affects women's lives. Without access to these tests, women are not able to confirm if they are pregnant. This leads to delays in getting prenatal care services.
- Tue - Sep 24, 2019: Wins for Madagascar, South Africa At Cosafa Women's U-17 Championship - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[SAFA] South Africa had nothing near the goal deluge that marked their opening game at the 2019 COSAFA Women's Under-17 Championship but a 5-1 victory over Botswana in Group B all but assured them of progress to the semi-finals.
- Mon - Sep 23, 2019: FAO Report Cites 41 Countries Needing External Assistance for Food - AllAfrica News: Madagascar
[FAO] Rome -Dry weather and protracted conflicts are primary drivers