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Ribbon cutting by US Ambassador Yamate and Minister of Water Ndahimananjara
March 18, 2015

TULEAR, MADAGASCAR - The U.S. Ambassador to Madagascar, Robert Yamate, together with Minister of water, hygiene and sanitation, Johanita Ndahimananjara, USAID Mission Director Susan Sawhill Riley and UNICEF Country Representative Elke Wisch, marked World Water Day on Wednesday March 18th in the Atsimo Andrefana region, in southwestern Madagascar, by inaugurating a new water supply system.

“World Water Day reminds us that much of the world still faces a global water, hygiene and sanitation crisis, and that it is our obligation to act,” said United States Ambassador M. Yamate. “I’m so proud to see how we have all worked together - the United States, the United Nations and the Malagasy government - to bring such change to Milenaka. With this new water supply system, running water is now within reach for the people here.”

USAID through its partners PSI/Madagascar donated health products to flood victims in Antananarivo
March 12, 2015

In response to an urgent request made by the Government of Madagascar, the U.S. Government provided emergency assistance for the flood victims in Antananarivo on Thursday, March 12, 2015. 

January 26, 2015

Madagascar FFP development programs use a multi-sector approach to address malnutrition. Over 20 different activities are implemented at the community level and can be grouped into 3 components: Health and Nutrition, Agriculture and Livelihood and Disaster Mitigation and Preparedness. Cross-cutting themes include: Women empowerment and Governance.

January 12, 2015

The U.S Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission in Madagascar is soliciting expressions of interest from qualified candidates to serve as a Health System Strengthening Senior Advisor (H3SA) with the Office of Health, Population and Nutrition. The contract is for an initial period of one (1) year subject to renewal based on annual performance review, continuing need for the services, and availability of funds.

December 12, 2014

l’USAID a célébré ses 30 ans de présence à Madagascar Le 12 décembre. Cela fait en effet trente ans, après l’ouverture de son tout premier bureau à Antananarivo en 1984, que l'USAID travaille pour protéger la biodiversité unique de Madagascar, appuyer les réformes dans la lutte contre la corruption, renforcer l'accès à l'éducation de base, réduire l'insécurité alimentaire, renforcer la capacité du pays à répondre aux catastrophes naturelles, améliorer l'accès aux services de santé de base et de planification familiale, et combattre la traite des personnes. 

November 17, 2014

The U.S Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission in Madagascar is soliciting expressions of interest from qualified candidates to serve as a Supply Chain Systems Specialist (SCSS) with the Office of Health, Population and Nutrition. The contract is for an initial period of one (1) year subject to renewal based on annual performance review, continuing need for the services, and availability of funds.

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Newly-Released Report Assesses Strengths, Weaknesses of Madagascar’s Community Health Volunteer Activities

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) released a report with UNICEF and the President’s Malaria Initiative today that assesses the strengths and weaknesses of Madagascar’s Community Health Volunteer (CHV) activities. Serving more than 5,700 villages, CHV activities have operated for more than a decade, with recent expansion to more than 35,000 volunteers nationally.

Last updated: March 25, 2015

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