U.S. Ambassador Reinforces U.S. Commitment to WHO During Visit to UN Resident Representative

ANTANANARIVO – To reinforce the United States’ renewed commitment to the World Health Organization (WHO), U.S. Ambassador Michael Pelletier paid a courtesy call on Wednesday to UN Resident Representative to Madagascar Issa Sanogo and WHO Resident Representative Pr. Charlotte Ndiaye. Ambassador Pelletier echoed President Biden’s recognition of the vital role that WHO plays in confronting ... Read More»

Message for U.S. Citizens: Update 2 for 3/29

The U.S. Mission to Madagascar is still working on the two flight options discussed in previous emails. The State Department continues to explore other options but there are no guarantees. Those who emailed about tomorrow’s flight to Dulles per the last alert’s instructions will receive an email shortly about your status on the flight and ... Read More»

2018 Comoros Human Rights Report

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The Union of the Comoros is a constitutional, multiparty republic. The country consists of three islands–Grande Comore (also called Ngazidja), Anjouan (Ndzuani), and Moheli (Mwali)–and claims a fourth, Mayotte (Maore), that France administers. In 2015 successful legislative elections were held. In April 2016 voters elected Azali Assoumani as president of the union, as ... Read More»

2018 Madagascar Human Rights Report

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2018 Full Report … English  (PDF 201K) … French (DOC 67K) … Malagasy (DOC 74K) EXECUTIVE SUMMARY     Madagascar is a semipresidential democratic republic with a popularly elected president, a bicameral legislature (Senate and National Assembly), prime minister, and cabinet. A presidential election was held November 7, with a two-candidate run-off on December ... Read More»

2017 Madagascar Human Rights Report

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2017 Full Report English  (PDF 185K) French  (PDF 714K) Malagasy  (PDF 641K) Madagascar is a semipresidential democratic republic with a popularly elected president, a bicameral legislature (Senate and National Assembly), prime minister, and cabinet. The current president and National Assembly were elected in 2013, the first national elections after the 2009 ... Read More»
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