Madagascar

Madagascar

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 04:43:58 GMT
'Don't Forget Children.' UN Appeals for Long-Term Help As Emergency Worsens
[UN News] Since 2012, the plight of children in Madagascar has not improved and is in many cases getting worse, UN humanitarians said on Tuesday.

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 07:32:11 GMT
New Discovery - Aye-Aye Lemur Has Six Fingers On Each Hand
[The Conversation Africa] The aye-aye is one of nature's most fascinatingly bizarre creatures. Native to Madagascar, this lemur is the largest nocturnal primate in the world and has unique features that set it apart. It has batā€like ears that allow...

Mon, 10 Feb 2020 12:19:16 GMT
Kenyan Fossil Shows Chameleons May Have 'Rafted' From Mainland Africa to Madagascar
[The Conversation Africa] Chameleons (Chamaeleonidae) are a family of unique lizards with unusual characteristics: rapidly extendable tongues, feet with two toes pointing forward and two backward, a prehensile tail, and eyes that can move independent...

Mon, 10 Feb 2020 12:34:24 GMT
Kenyan Fossil Reveals Chameleons May Have 'Rafted' From Africa to Madagascar
[The Conversation Africa] Chameleons (Chamaeleonidae) are a family of unique lizards with unusual characteristics: rapidly extendable tongues, feet with two toes pointing forward and two backward, a prehensile tail, and eyes that can move independent...

Wed, 05 Feb 2020 09:45:27 GMT
Low-Tech Screening Expands Cervical Cancer Diagnosis in Madagascar
[WHO] She waited anxiously for a check-up at a local clinic. Merely a minute after being examined, Gisele* received the result of her cervical cancer test. Up to 8000 women are tested every year, mostly through a community-based screening programme i...

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