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15 May 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

7 May 2016


The national celebration of the International Day of Midwives was celebrated in the presence of the godmother of the event, First Lady Voahangy RAJAONARIMAMPIANINA, wife of the President of the... Read more

8 March 2016

National​ ​Celebration​ ​of​ ​International Women's​ ​Day

The National Women's Day celebration ceremony took place today in the city of Diego. This day is organized by the Ministry of Population, Social Protection and the Advancement of Women in partnership... Read more

1 March 2016

Regional​ ​Programming​ ​Workshop​ ​in​ ​the Androy​ ​Region

In the framework of the implementation of the 7th Cooperation programme between the Malagasy Government and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) for the period 2015-2019, the objective of which... Read more