Featured stories about Madagascar
- Madagascar Still Waiting for Presidential Election Results 31 October 2013
- Madagascar On Tenterhooks As Election Proceeds 25 October 2013
- Why I'm Not Giving Up On Politicians (Yet) 21 October 2013
- Cyclone Haruna Kills 23 and leaves 22,000 Homeless in Madagascar 1 March 2013
Latest stories about Madagascar
21 April 2014
Mamy and Zo explain the challenges they face as translators providing up-to-date news and maintaining high standards for the Malagasy language.
9 April 2014
Economic sanctions are often proposed to penalize countries guilty of bad government. But do they actually help bring about good government?
16 March 2014
The cold war defined post-colonial African politics with its left vs right dichotomy. But is it still relevant for the continent today ?
11 March 2014
Hungry for tajine, a meat or fish stew with vegetables or dried fruit from Morocco? Or how about ravitoto, a dish made from cassava leaves, onions and pork from Madagascar?
9 February 2014
Five of the most celebrated French-language African films (award-winning or not) that have left their mark on an entire generation of movie-watchers.
5 February 2014
"If being a geek means being passionate about a specific topic - in my case blogging - then maybe I am one."
22 January 2014
Madagascar's disappearing ecosystem cannot sustain its population any longer. But solutions do exist.
19 January 2014
Does this mean Madagascar is back on the path to democracy? Are prosperity and peace finally on the horizon for a country marred by chronic instability and poverty?
13 January 2014
Hery Rajaonarimampianina was declared winner of the presidential elections' second round, but the final verdict is still pending. The elections were an important step to solving the country's political crisis.
The people of Comoros, Cameroon and Madagascar haven't got much faith in the honesty and integrity of the public sector, according to Transparency International's annual Corruption Perceptions Index.