Poverty & Development
In the world's top vanilla exporting country farmers live in poverty and constant fear of losing their crop to theft.
by Peter Lykke Lind
Science & Technology
by Sophie Perry
by William Worley
Madagascar14 Jul 2016 11:07 GMT
Despite a major commitment to universal healthcare, the government is heavily reliant on external funding and donors.
Madagascar27 Jun 2016 04:36 GMT
President Rajaonarimampianina labels attack on national day, in which 84 people were wounded, an "act of terrorism".
Africa08 Jun 2016 14:35 GMT
As fisheries collapse due to overfishing and climate change, Madagascar fishermen migrate further out to find fish.
Poverty & Development29 Nov 2015 09:24 GMT
Over-fishing threatens not only the survival of shark species, but also impoverished fishing communities in Madagascar.
Environment21 Aug 2015 03:03 GMT
Farmers hurt by limitations brought about after much of French territory east of Madagascar became world heritage site.
Arts & Culture24 Jun 2015 15:25 GMT
Traditional sport is major source of income for many with wealthy enthusiasts betting even cars and houses on roosters.
Politics27 May 2015 10:20 GMT
Lawmakers agree to discharge Hery Rajaonarimampianina for alleged constitutional violations and general incompetence.
101 East21 Apr 2015 08:32 GMT
101 East exposes an infamous wildlife trafficker at the helm of an illegal multi-million dollar business.
People & Power08 Apr 2015 16:01 GMT
How Chinese entrepreneurs have taken control of Madagascar's booming vanilla trade and what it means for local farmers.
Poverty & Development09 Feb 2015 13:25 GMT
Swaziland's workers bear the consequences after it was removed from lucrative US trade bloc for failing on human rights.
Health22 Nov 2014 01:04 GMT
WHO warns of deadly disease spreading in densely populated capital city with weak healthcare system.
Politics19 Oct 2014 03:40 GMT
Overthrown Marc Ravalomanana has been asked to participate in national reconciliation process, presidency says.
Business & Economy10 Oct 2014 10:01 GMT
A Lebanese court recently ruled in favour of a foreign domestic worker, but rights groups say many challenges persist.
Politics14 Jul 2014 12:09 GMT
The year-long wrestling match between the African Union and Egypt has left its scars on both fighters.
Politics27 Jun 2014 07:39 GMT
Country dropped from African Growth and Opportunity Act over its crackdowns on protesters.
by Solomon Dersso
by Hakima Abbas
by Joseph Massad
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