My area of interest is centered on francophone Africa, the status of minorities and immigrants in Europe & media biases. Raised in Madagascar, I hold a Master of Public Policy from Princeton University at the Woodrow Wilson School of International Affairs with a focus on international development & international relations and PhD in Medical Sciences from Purdue University. I can be found on twitter at twitter.com/lrakoto.
Latest posts by Lova Rakotomalala from March, 2014
Data journalism in West Africa often must work against a lack of data, funds and regulation.
The cold war defined post-colonial African politics with its left vs right dichotomy. But is it still relevant for the continent today ?
Hungry for tajine, a meat or fish stew with vegetables or dried fruit from Morocco? Or how about ravitoto, a dish made from cassava leaves, onions and pork from Madagascar?
"Some take a plane to get treated for hay fever, while others are pushing up daisies because they can’t afford basic malaria treatment."