Madagascar

Malawi flooding: urgent assistance needed to confront massive and complex challenges, say UN experts

A group of United Nations human rights experts today urged the international community to rapidly provide all necessary funding and assistance to the Government of Malawi and humanitarian actors in response to some of the worst flooding in the country in living memory.

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Funds are running out in battle against Madagascar’s locusts

In Madagascar, the battle against an ongoing plague of locusts risks being lost as funds to continue operations to subdue widespread infestations of the crop-hungry insects run out

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Madagascar : IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation

On January 16, 2015, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation1 with Madagascar.

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Removal of Restrictions on Assistance to Madagascar

WASHINGTON, May 28, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Press Statement Jen Psaki Department Spokesperson Washington, DC May 27, 2014     In light of Madagascar’s successful 2013 elections, and the installation of a new government earlier this year, the United States has lifted all remaining restrictions on direct assistance to the Government of Madagascar. As […]

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Mozambique : IOM, UNHCR Organize Mixed Migration Meeting

  IOM, UNHCR Organize Mixed Migration Meeting in Mozambique GENEVA, Switzerland, May 27, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — IOM and UNHCR yesterday hosted a meeting with key stakeholders to discuss the national response to mixed migration challenges in Mozambique. The meeting was part of the preparations for the 2014 regional Migration Dialogue for Southern Africa […]

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EU fully resumes development cooperation with Madagascar

BRUSSELS, Kingdom of Belgium, May 19, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Council today decided to repeal its decision under Art. 96 of the Cotonou agreement on Madagascar, which had been in force since 2010. This means the full resumption of EU development cooperation with this country. This decision comes in the wake of the […]

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