Stories about Malagasy
"It is crucial that these communities know that they are not alone in their fight and that other citizens support their cause."
89% of children report having suffered from domestic abuse at least once and 30% of minors in the island have had a child.
The next presidential election shows every sign of bringing another stormy episode to political life in Madagascar.
During the week of February 5-11, 2018, Global Voices' stories and translations attracted readers from 195 countries!
Moral of the story so far: No one is anonymous behind his screen; don’t take everything that is said on the internet at face value.
Madagascar, where the majority of people still live in poverty, has spent vast sums of money to organise a major summit. How much money exactly, nobody knows.
PineappleGate in Madagascar is much more than meets the eye.
This week we take you to Russia, India, Madagascar, Venezuela and Singapore.
"I’ve spent most of my life in France, but my whole family is...Malagasy. I think there’s a desire for us to gather and talk about our mixed cultural identity."
The Dizzy Brains to Madagascar's prime minister: "Just do your job, man!"
An informal chat with the poet Hanitr'Ony on the Malagasy language and culture.
"My whole heart has been driven wild as well, and refuses to forget. Silence remains around the one whom I love, but I continue to believe."
Global Voices speaks to Gwen Rakotovao, whose whirlwind career as an artistic director, CEO, model, and author of children’s books has taken her all over the world.
Reducing the wide range of his talents to a few blockbusters doesn't do justice to Rickman's career, which involved supporting charities that benefited people all around the world.
"I would not wish such a nightmare on my worst enemy. The Malagasy population feels completely helpless in the face of this wave of children kidnapping."
Google's OCR software supports more than 248 world languages, including all the major South Asian languages, bringing together hope for the large-scale digitization of old texts.
The 2015 Indian Ocean Island Games in Réunion have been plagued by incidents which escalated into a diplomatic row between Madagascar and France.
Access to the visual history of most former colonial countries in Africa is usually a challenging proposition because former colonial powers restrict access to historical archives. Helihanta RAJAONARISON and Tsiry Fy-Tia SOLOFOMIHANTA in Madagascar sought to solve this issue and make the history of Madagascar more palatable to the general...
The French media market is stagnant, but some see the African continent as the place to re-boot growth in the sector.
An ancient strategy game enjoyed from the villages of the Sahel to the Mozambique Channel's fishing communities shows how intermingled Africa's cultures are.