The position of Climate Change Project Specialist is located in the Environment and Climate Change Office of USAID/Madagascar Mission, Antananarivo, Madagascar. The incumbent must be a specialist in the environmental sector within Madagascar and will serve as a Mission advisor on climate change resilience considerations for natural resource management and environmental governance activities.
USAID/Madagascar is recruiting for the position of Administrative and Program Generalist who will coordinate, facilitate, and ensure the timely completion of administrative and programmatic tasks assigned, which entail but are not limited to participating on technical panels, contributing to and drafting outreach products, review and synthesize reports, processing procurement actions, reporting on status of projects, developing private sector contacts, providing assistance to monitoring and evaluation (M&E) products and activities, coordinating with Washington, the Embassy, technical te
he U.S. Embassy in Madagascar, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is providing $8 million in additional emergency humanitarian assistance to help people suffering from the ongoing drought in the south of Madagascar. The funding will be used to provide food and nutritional supplements to people in the Androy, Atsimo Andrefana and Anosy regions, which have been the most deeply affected by the drought. The program will be carried out by the World Food Programme.
The U.S. President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI), led by the U.S. Agency for International Development and implemented together with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), today released its tenth annual report, documenting progress across its programs including in Madagascar. Since 2004, Madagascar has reduced mortality among children under five by 23 percent as a direct result of action by the government, communities, donors, and partners. Malaria is a major killer of young children, and during pregnancy malaria can pose a serious, life-threatening risk to a woman and her baby.
Last updated: July 15, 2016