L’opinion généralement acceptée est que Madagascar n'a pas de chats indigènes, pourtant ils sont très nombreux.
Out of the last six years in Madagascar, five years have had poor or very bad rainy seasons.
Madagascar semble se diriger vers une nouvelle crise politique, beaucoup plus complexe et probablement plus violente que les précédentes.
Madagascar seems to be heading towards a new political crisis, much more complex and probably more violent than the previous ones.
Most of Madagascar’s conservation and research projects are conceptualised and funded from abroad.
There is more support for democracy among African people than is often recognised. Yet this can be undermined by election rigging and is lower in countries like Lesotho, Mozambique and South Africa.
Countries have adopted a wide array of measures involving a proliferation of fraud agencies.
National governments need to wake up to the volcanic risks posed by tectonic rifting around Mount Nyiragongo.
Ratsiraka was a national hero and great patriot for some, for others a ruthless dictator.
Madagascar stands out as an exceptionally interesting place in which to study the evolution of “mini” creatures. And we are only just starting to scratch the surface of this.
Even those that live in areas where the population has already been vaccinated would not be totally protected if the virus mutates elsewhere.
Trump’s expanded global gag rule weakened national health systems and created barriers to women’s sexual and reproductive healthcare access.
Agricultural investments could play a role in reducing poverty and improving food security.
Africa’s blue economy initiatives focused on economic outcomes. Limited attention was given to social equity and ecological sustainability.
Currently, there is no evidence that this highly effective antimalarial can treat COVID-19 – and the threat of drug resistance should deter us from using it indiscriminately.
The conventional view is that Madagascar has no native cats. Yet, cats are plentiful.
This ancient cat-sized animal lived millions of years ago and had features not found in any of today’s mammals.
Many people in the Global South will find themselves poorer, hungrier, and much closer to exploitable wildlife.
A group of scientists studying Madagascar’s natural treasures also wanted to respect the island’s language.
Scientists thought there was only one sixgill sawshark species – until now.