November 19, 2014 — A new dam on the Ankaibe River will enable farmers to boost their production and improve their living conditions in the SAVA region, one of the leading rice producers in Madagascar.
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September 9, 2014 — In Madagascar, where about 60% of the population lives in extreme poverty, a new safety net pilot program provides the poorest households with short term income support while promoting school attendance and good nutrition.Read More »
September 4, 2014 — Endowed with a number of resources, Madagascar can obtain sustainable and inclusive growth on the condition that it adopts appropriate economic policies. The World Bank has published a new series of sector-based policy notes proposing leads to a more prosperous economy.Read More »
April 14, 2014 — In Madagascar, an innovative land policy reform has shown promising results. Land offices have been established in one-third of the Malagasy districts to provide citizens with real estate certificates protecting their land rights. Read More »
The World Bank Group’s emergency response to the Ebola crisis is to help stop the spread of infections, improve public health systems throughout West Africa, and assist countries in coping with the economic impact.
IDA is the part of the World Bank that helps the world’s poorest countries. Established in 1960, IDA aims to reduce poverty by providing loans (called “credits”) and grants for programs that boost economic growth, reduce inequalities, and improve people’s living conditions.