News & Events

Launch of USAID/OFDA-funded Project for Flood-prone Communities in the Capital

Ambassador Yamate Speech – Launch of CARE/CUA IARIVO Project The United States Agency for International Development, through its Office for Disaster Assistance (USAID/OFDA), is providing help to the urban commune of Antananarivo (CUA) to cope with natural disasters through a project named “IARIVO.” Implemented by a USAID partner—CARE and the urban commune of Antananarivo, this ...
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The U.S. Embassy in Madagascar is pleased to be participating in International Education Week

U.S. Embassy celebrates International Education Week The U.S. Embassy in Madagascar is pleased to be participating in International Education Week.  This annual event is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchanges worldwide.  The Embassy’s participation— a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education—is part ...
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Remarks by U.S. Ambassador Robert Yamate at the Ceremony to Donate Jackets to Volunteers at Marojejy National Park

Mr. Prime Minister, Dr. Patel, staff of Duke Lemur Center, local dignitaries, residents, partners, and friends, It is a pleasure to be visiting SAVA today – my first opportunity as Ambassador.  And I am particularly pleased to be meeting with such a dedicated group of individuals, committed to preserving and protecting Madagascar’s unique biodiversity while ...
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The U.S. Embassy announces Cybersecurity: Public Awareness Week

To enhance public awareness and to help create a culture of cybersecurity where we live and work, the U.S Embassy is conducting a social and traditional media campaign on cybersecurity. Cybersecurity is critical to global security.  All nations have a responsibility to protect their own networks and information infrastructure, to ensure that their networks and ...
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U.S. Embassy launches the application of the 2016 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders

The U.S Embassy Public Affairs Officer in Antananarivo, Mr. Luke Zahner, officially announced the opening of the application for the 2016 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, the flagship program of President Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI). The Mandela Washington Fellowship, which began in 2014, will bring 1000 young leaders to the United ...
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