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12 June 2017
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The​ ​youth​ ​centre​ ​of​ ​Tsihombe:​ ​A​ ​step towards​ ​the​ ​demographic​ ​dividend!

The comments are unanimous! The youth centre of Tsihombe is a saving place for the youth of this rural town of Androy region, located at 1,032 km from the capital, which can be reached in 18 hours by... Read more

22 May 2017
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Tongasoa​ ​in​ ​Madagascar​ ​Mr. Constant-Serge​ ​BOUNDA

Mr. Constant-Serge BOUNDA, the new Representative of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) who arrived in Madagascar and presented his letters of accreditation to the Malagasy Government,... Read more

16 May 2017
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Media​ ​as​ ​a​ ​catalyst​ ​for​ ​behaviour​ ​change

In Madagascar, there is a very weak relationship between supply and demand contraceptive methods. Despite the progress made, according to the results of the MDG Monitoring Survey (ENSOMD 2012-2013),... Read more

15 May 2017
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MEETING​ ​MARY​ ​SOSETY:​ testimony​ ​of​ ​a woman​ ​supported​ ​by​ ​her​ ​husband​ ​on​ ​the spacing​ ​of​ ​birth​ ​and​ ​family​ ​planning

Mary Sosety is 35 years old and has just given birth to her second daughter by Caesarean section and has benefited from the free care through the UNFPA C-section kits. Living in Fort Dauphin, Anosy... Read more

11 May 2017
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Mrs.​ ​Ban​ ​Soon​ ​Taek​ ​visits​ ​the Maternity​ ​of​ ​Befelatanana​ ​and​ ​the Women​ ​Vocational​ ​Training​ ​Centre​ ​of Tsimbazaza

The visit of Mr. Ban Ki Moon, UN Secretary General in Madagascar was an occasion for his wife, Mrs. Ban Soon Taek to read the interventions of United Nations agencies on the empowerment of women,... Read more

2 February 2017
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Endowment​ ​of​ ​equipment​ ​and​ ​teaching materials​ ​at​ ​the​ ​Faculty​ ​of​ ​Medicine​ ​of Antananarivo​ ​and​ ​the​ ​Inter-Regional Paramedical​ ​Training​ ​Institute

The official ceremony for the endowment of computer equipment in the framework of the preparation of the General Population and Habitat Census (RGPH) took place today at INSTAT Anosy, in the presence... Read more

31 January 2017
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UNFPA​ ​Madagascar,​ ​watching​ ​over Maromiandra’s​ ​women​ ​(District​ ​of​ ​Tuléar II)​ ​following​ ​the​ ​floods​ ​of​ ​January​ ​2017

The area of Atsimo Andrefana, particularly the commune of Maromiandra of the District of Tuléar II, was touched by a flood caused by heavy rains during the month of January 2017. 800 ha of crops were... Read more

16 October 2016
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Visit​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Regional​ ​Director​ ​of​ ​the Southern​ ​and​ ​Eastern​ ​Africa​ ​Regional Office​ ​(ESARO)​ ​in​ ​Madagascar

The Regional Director of the Southern and Eastern Africa Regional Office (ESARO) Dr. Julitta ONABANJO is in Madagascar from 18 to 22 October 2016. She was welcomed on her arrival by the Minister of... Read more

22 September 2016
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Launch​ ​of​ ​the​ ​National​ ​Campaign​ ​on Family​ ​Planning

The use of contraceptive methods remains low in countries in sub-Saharan Africa, including Madagascar. In Madagascar, only 33.3% of women in union use modern contraceptive methods and 17.8% of women... Read more

1 August 2016
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Celebrating​ ​International​ ​Population​ ​Day 2016

The annual theme "Investing in Adolescent Girls" of the International Population Day was an opportunity for UNFPA to involve and build the capacity of members of the network of young ambassadors... Read more

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