The Invisible Crisis: Climate Change Drives Hunger in Southern Madagascar

United Nations published this video item, entitled “The Invisible Crisis: Climate Change Drives Hunger in Southern Madagascar” – below is their description. Southern Madagascar is experiencing its worst drought in four decades that has left an estimated 1.3 million people food insecure, warns the World Food Programme (WFP). Calling it a tragedy caused by the … Read more The Invisible Crisis: Climate Change Drives Hunger in Southern Madagascar

Madagascar musical hits New Zealand stages

1 NEWS published this video item, entitled “Madagascar musical hits New Zealand stages” – below is their description. The cast has been kind enough to entertain the dreams of some talented young wannabes. Subscribe to 1 NEWS: http://bit.ly/1NEWSSubscribe | Join the Seven Sharp team for a fresh perspective on today’s stories. WATCH WEEKNIGHTS 7PM ON … Read more Madagascar musical hits New Zealand stages

Madagascans face starvation amid droughts | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Madagascans face starvation amid droughts | DW News” – below is their description. Aid organisations are warning that thousands of families in southern Madagascar are at risk of acute starvation, as the worst drought in decades dries up food sources. DW News YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave … Read more Madagascans face starvation amid droughts | DW News

The situation in Madagascar – Press Conference (25 June 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “The situation in Madagascar – Press Conference (25 June 2021)” – below is their description. The World Food Program’s (WFP) Regional Director in Southern Africa, Lola Castro, said Madagascar is the “only country in the world” facing Integrated Phase Classification-5 (IPC-5) food insecurity without a conflict. She said, … Read more The situation in Madagascar – Press Conference (25 June 2021)

WFP says communities on verge of starvation in Madagascar after drought

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “WFP says communities on verge of starvation in Madagascar after drought” – below is their description. Communities in #Madagascar are on the verge of #starvation, with women and children walking for hours to reach food after the worst #drought in four decades devastated the south of the … Read more WFP says communities on verge of starvation in Madagascar after drought

Libya, Afghanistan, ECOSOC & other topics – Daily Briefing (23 June 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Libya, Afghanistan, ECOSOC & other topics – Daily Briefing (23 June 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Secretary-General – Libya – Syria – ECOSOC – Madagascar – Afghanistan – Central African Republic – Peacekeeping – Myanmar – … Read more Libya, Afghanistan, ECOSOC & other topics – Daily Briefing (23 June 2021)

Madagascar faces starvation crisis amid record drought

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Madagascar faces starvation crisis amid record drought” – below is their description. People in Madagascar are on the verge of starvation after the worst drought in 40 years. The UN’s food agency says there’s a desperate need for aid, with malnutrition more than doubling in the past … Read more Madagascar faces starvation crisis amid record drought

Natural Disasters and Climate Change

IMF published this video item, entitled “Natural Disasters and Climate Change” – below is their description. The impact of forest fires, storms and floods is increasing as temperatures rise, impacting countries that do not contribute significantly to global emissions. Tune in to the discussion with Kristalina Georgieva, Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley, Minister of … Read more Natural Disasters and Climate Change

Yuan Longping’s hybrid rice improves livelihoods in Madagascar

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Yuan Longping’s hybrid rice improves livelihoods in Madagascar” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-05-23/Yuan-Longping-s-hybrid-rice-improves-livelihoods-in-Madagascar-10upqjOf63C/index.html Chinese agronomist #YuanLongping, famed as the “father of hybrid #rice,” died at the age of 91 on May 22. He has been credited for helping save countless lives from starvation during the 1970s. … Read more Yuan Longping’s hybrid rice improves livelihoods in Madagascar

Starving in silence in Madagascar

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Starving in silence in Madagascar” – below is their description. It’s one of the most overlooked disasters in the world. In Madagascar, 1.5 million people are suffering from a serious food crisis and need emergency assistance. Several dozen people have already died of hunger. An unprecedented drought, … Read more Starving in silence in Madagascar

Madagascar: Vaccinations underway despite vaccine-sceptic president

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Madagascar: Vaccinations underway despite vaccine-sceptic president” – below is their description. #Madagascar is one of the last countries in Africa to obtain batches of the #vaccine after weeks of resistance by the country’s President, Andry Rajoelina. FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts … Read more Madagascar: Vaccinations underway despite vaccine-sceptic president

Myanmar, Covid-19 Vaccines, Madagascar & other topics – Daily Briefing (07 May 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Myanmar, Covid-19 Vaccines, Madagascar & other topics – Daily Briefing (07 May 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Saint Vincent and the Grenadines – Myanmar – Madagascar – Covid-19 Vaccines – Covid-19/Papua New Guinea SAINT VINCENT AND … Read more Myanmar, Covid-19 Vaccines, Madagascar & other topics – Daily Briefing (07 May 2021)

Bosnia/Herzegovina, Myanmar & other topics – Daily Briefing (4 May 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Bosnia/Herzegovina, Myanmar & other topics – Daily Briefing (4 May 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: -Chief Executives Board -Bosnia and Herzegovina -Science and Technology Forum -Myanmar -Syria -Yemen -Libya -Madagascar -South Sudan -Brazil -Brazil/COVAX -Migrants/Central Mediterranean -Global … Read more Bosnia/Herzegovina, Myanmar & other topics – Daily Briefing (4 May 2021)

Covid-19: South African variant takes devastating toll on Madagascar

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Covid-19: South African variant takes devastating toll on Madagascar” – below is their description. #Madagascar is facing a second deadly wave of #Covid-19, as the South African #variant spreads across the island nation. In the past month, almost 13,000 infections and 250 deaths have been recorded, according to official figures … Read more Covid-19: South African variant takes devastating toll on Madagascar

UN sounds alarm over dangerous famine threat in Madagascar

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “UN sounds alarm over dangerous famine threat in Madagascar” – below is their description. Famine threatens southern Madagascar after drought and sandstorms ruined harvests, reducing people to eating locusts and leaves, the United Nations’ World Food Programme (WFP) said on Friday. FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel Got … Read more UN sounds alarm over dangerous famine threat in Madagascar