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Le PAM distribue du Nutributter

Le PAM a commencé la distribution du complément nutritionnel "Nutributter", utilisé pour la première fois par le PAM à Madagascar pour prévenir la malnutrition chronique.

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Madagascar: des affrontements entre voleurs de zébus et gendarmes font 15 morts

08/17/2014 15:59 GMT

ANTANANARIVO, 17 août 2014 (AFP) - Des affrontements entre une bande armée de "Dahalos", les voleurs de zébus, et les forces de l'ordre, ont fait 15 morts, dont deux gendarmes, près d'Amboasary Sud, dans le sud-est de Madagascar, a annoncé dimanche la gendarmerie.

"Il y a eu deux cas de vol de bovidés" vendredi, a indiqué au cours d'une conférence de presse le chef d'état- major de la gendarmerie, le général Lumène Fidèle Rasolofo.

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Le PAM appuie le BNGRC pour mieux se préparer à la prochaine saison cyclonique

Le Programme Alimentaire Mondial des Nations Unies (PAM) appuie le Bureau National de Gestion des Risques et Catastrophes (BNGRC) afin de mieux contribuer aux réponses aux catastrophes naturelles et mieux assister les communautés les plus affectées.

Madagascar est vulnérable aux aléas climatiques tels que cyclones, inondations, sécheresse mais aussi invasion acridienne. Le nombre de personnes vivant dans des zones sujettes aux chocs dans le pays, principalement le sud et le littoral sud-est, est estimé à cinq millions.

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Malawi + 6 others
Southern Africa Food Security Outlook Update July to December 2014

Good regional harvests maintain stable food security outcomes in many parts of the region

KEY MESSAGES

  • Most rural households across the region will maintain Minimal (IPC Phase 1) food insecurity outcomes between July and September. However in localized parts of Lesotho, DRC, Swaziland, Malawi, and Madagascar poor households are projected to face mainly Stressed (IPC Phase 2) and some Crisis (IPC Phase 3) outcomes from October through December due to high prices of food and low incomes in addition to low production.

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Madagascar : l’Akanin’ny Marary fait un travail de qualité pour les handicapés physiques

Le centre malgache Akanin'ny marary (Foyer pour les malades) est situé à Ambositra, une communauté urbaine de la région d'Amoron'i Mania, dans la province de Fianarantsoa. Il dispense des soins aux personnes souffrant de la lèpre, de la tuberculose ou de problèmes psychiatriques, mais c’est aussi un important centre de soins orthopédiques, soutenu par le Fonds spécial du CICR en faveur des handicapés (FSH).

Un travail minutieux

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Madagascar + 1 other
Southern Africa Weekly Report Map, 5 to 11 August 2014

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World + 36 others
Food Assistance Outlook Brief July 2014

PROJECTED FOOD ASSISTANCE NEEDS FOR JANUARY 2015

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Madagascar: Bulletin de situation acridienne - Bulletin de la première décade de juin 2014 (2014-D16)

Durant la 1ère décade de juin 2014, la pluviosité était nulle à très faible et donc hyper-déficitaire par rapport aux besoins du Criquet migrateur malgache dans toute la Grande-Île. Les relevés (CNA) effectués dans l’Aire grégarigène montraient cependant que la plage optimale pluviométrique était atteinte dans certaines localités des compartiments Centre et Sud de l’Aire de densation (11,5 mm à Efoetse, 38,0 mm à Beloha et 28,0 mm à Lavanono).

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World + 70 others
CrisisWatch N°132 - 1 August 2014

Increasing Israeli-Palestinian tensions culminated in Israel launching "Operation Protective Edge" in Gaza in early July (see our latest report and commentary). The assault, which started as an aerial campaign and was later extended to include ground operations, reportedly killed more than 1,400 Palestinians throughout the month while 64 Israelis were killed in clashes inside the Gaza Strip and by Hamas rocket fire. Several attempts at reaching a ceasefire agreement failed in July.

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Madagascar Price Bulletin July 2014

The Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) monitors trends in staple food prices in countries vulnerable to food insecurity. For each FEWS NET country and region, the Price Bulletin provides a set of charts showing monthly prices in the current marketing year in selected urban centers and allowing users to compare current trends with both five-year average prices, indicative of seasonal trends, and prices in the previous year.

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Madagascar Remote Monitoring Report July 2014

High staple food prices and above-average debt levels to result in Stressed acute food insecurity by October

Key Messages

  • With good national rice harvests estimated and the March/April maize/legume harvest in the South, acute food insecurity in Madagascar will remain Minimal (IPC Phase 1) through at least September 2014.

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Southern Africa Weekly Report Map, 22 - 28 July 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

Madagascar:

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Madagascar + 12 others
Southern Africa: Malnutrition Snapshot (as of July 2014)

SITUATION OVERVIEW: MALNUTRITION

Malnutrition levels, particularly stunting levels, in the southern Africa region are very high, as is reflected in child nutritional status. All the countries in the region have stunting levels that are of concern, above the 20% World Health Organization (WHO) threshold for stunting.

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Madagascar: Bulletin de situation acridienne - Bulletin de la troisième décade de mai 2014 (2014-D15)

Durant la troisième décade de mai 2014, les estimations de FEWS-NET indiquaient que la pluviosité était déficitaire à nulle dans toute la Grande-Île (figure 1). Cependant, les relevés effectués dans l’Aire grégarigène montraient que la plage optimale pluviométrique (annexe 1) était atteinte dans certaines localités du compartiment Sud de l’Aire transitoire de multiplication (15,5 mm à Amboasary, 19,0 mm à Behara et 12,0 mm à Tranomaro) et dans l’Aire de densation du même compartiment (26,5 mm à Sampona).

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Southern Africa Weekly Report Map, 15 - 21 July 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

Regional:
At the SADC Regional Vulnerability Assessment and Analysis meeting in early July, the following information was presented:

  • For the 11 countries for which crop production data was available, cereal harvest increased by 15 per cent from 33.5 million tons in 2013 to 38.7 million tons in 2014. This is also 20 per cent above the five-year average.

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Le PAM soutient un programme national

Le PAM à Madagascar appuie le processus de développement d’un programme national d’Alimentation Scolaire du Gouvernement, à travers le Ministère de l’Education Nationale (MEN), tout en renforçant son soutien aux institutions nationales œuvrant dans ce domaine.

Un atelier qui commence aujourd’hui marque le début d’un processus de mise en place d’un programme national de cantines scolaires.

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World + 31 others
Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Initiative (RWSSI) 2013 Annual Progress Report

Introduction

  1. The Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Initiative (RWSSI) was launched in 2003 with the strategic goal of achieving full access to safe, adequate and affordable water supply and sanitation for rural areas in Africa by 2025. The RWSSI targets for 2015 are aligned with the MDG targets of 70% and 62% access to water supply and sanitation, respectively. This report updates stake holders on the progress made in 2013.

Financial Status

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Southern Africa Weekly Report Map, 8 - 14 July 2014

Madagascar:

Following village reconciliation efforts, some 315 households in Amboasary-Sud that were displaced due to inter-communal conflict, will start returning home on 14 July, according to the Madagascar Red Cross

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Malawi + 14 others
Southern Africa Humanitarian Bulletin: Issue 16, July 2014

The region is characterized by high levels of vulnerability but recent momentum around the resilience-building agenda in Lesotho and Malawi shows great promise.

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