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The United States is closely following ongoing political developments in Madagascar. The country has made tremendous progress since its 2013 elections and return to democracy, and we hope that current developments do not jeopardize those gains. Version française »
03/30/2015 : The United States Government is providing continued emergency relief assistance to displaced people at the Andohatapenaka camp in Antananarivo
In response to the Government of Madagascar request for assistance following the flooding in Antananarivo and surrounding areas, the United States is providing continued emergency relief assistance to displaced people at the Andohatapenaka camp in Antananarivo. ... version française »
- The U.S. Ambassador to Madagascar, Robert Yamate, together with Minister of water, hygiene and sanitation, Johanita Ndahimananjara, USAID Mission Director Susan Sawhill Riley and UNICEF Country Representative Elke Wisch, marked World Water Day on Wednesday March 18th in the Atsimo Andrefana region, in southwestern Madagascar, by inaugurating a new water supply system. ... version française »
As part of the U.S./Madagascar security cooperation, the General Secretary of the Ministry of Defense, Général Veloarisoa Poton and the U.S. Embassy Defense Attaché Robert Stouse led a certificate presentation to mark the end of a week-long mobile training seminar on the Law of Armed Conflict and Human rights at the Cercle Mess Soanierana from February 23 through February 27, 2015. ... version française »
It is a pleasure for me to be here with you today and to see the clear signs of growing economic ties between the United States and Madagascar. version française »
The Department of State’s Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (TIP Office) announces an open competition for FY 2015 funding of projects to combat trafficking in persons outside of the United States.
In 2013, Madagascar made a moderate advancement in efforts to eliminate the worst forms of child labor. ... version française »
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Have you experienced the environment in Madagascar ? Check our the natural splendor and spas of Ranomafana National Park via its Facebook page.
What vacation activities aren’t available in Ranomafana National Park?
- A. Kayaking
- B- Camping
- C. Horseback riding
- D- Hiking
- E- Swimming
Located in the southeastern part of Madagascar, Ranomafana National Park is the right place to spend a vacation.
The National Park offers hikers the chance to see a number of unique and important species within its mountain rainforests, including different kinds of bamboo lemurs, countless reptiles, a large number of bird species and incredibly diverse flora; and also to spot great places for camping. It has some of the finest hot springs in Madagascar from which the name "Ranomafana" was adopted.
The themal baths are just the right temperature and are a relaxing way to spend the afternoon.
You can also swim and go kayaking in the crystal clear water of the Namorona river and waterfalls.
1- What does democracy means to you?
- A: government by the people
- B: Government of people
- C: gouvernement working for the people
Democracy by definition means the government by people. That means that all the people should be able to have their say in one way another in everything that affects their lives. Dictionaries usually say that this right can either be exercised directly (by every member of a community having the possibility to enter personally, without mediators, his position on a particular issue into the decision making process - modern technology is able to provide this possibility for increasingly larger and larger communities), or through representatives (members of legislative bodies). This second arrangement is then called Representative Democracy.
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