Home eastern and southern africa politics MADAGASCAR 27/03/2020 UNESCO stands up to Andry Rajoelina On 24 February, the director of the UNESCO World Heritage Centre, Mechtild Rössler, wrote a forthright letter to Madagascar's representative [...] (286 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles NIGERIA Politics 05/06/2020 Buhari's new chief of staff Gambari helps AfDB boss Adesina face up to Trump SENEGAL Business 02/06/2020 Nexeya and Leonardo face stiff competition as Rear Admiral Diagne retires MADAGASCAR Politics 29/05/2020 Mayor of Antananarivo gets capital's waste disposal debt cancelled Access the free section On the same subject MADAGASCAR 03/06/2020 Rajoelina's display of independence from IMF The Malagasy president has been making a show of his - relative - independence from the International Monetary Fund while the institution expresses its concerns over how slowly the government has been disbursing its Covid-19 emergency fund. [...] MADAGASCAR 13/05/2020 Rajoelina's allies try to topple senate leader, the last opposition man standing Senate President Rivo is the only leading politician who still stands up to President Andry Rajoelina. The ruling party has him in its sights. [...] Spotlight MADAGASCAR 29/04/2020 Rajoelina's tug-of-war over post-Covid-19 business climate Worried the country could be facing a deep social crisis, President Andry Rajoelina wants to whip the economy back into shape but he is having trouble convincing Madagascan businesses of his plan of attack. [...] GUINEA 24/12/2019 Will Unesco approve of iron ore mining at Mount Nimba? In 2020, Unesco should assess what impact Robert Friedland and Aboubacar Sampil's iron ore projects could have on the Mount Nimba nature reserve that was inscribed on the world heritage list in 1981. [...] SWITZERLAND MADAGASCAR 05/09/2014 Alain Duménil The French-Swiss businessman Alain Duménil, the head of the luxury goods group Alliance Designers, property investment company Acanthe Développement and [...] Spotlight MADAGASCAR 25/11/2011 Government unity is but an illusion On first sight, the government of national unity instigated on 22 November by the new Prime Minister Jean Omer Beriziky, is a model political balancing act. It contains nine women ministers (three more than the previous government), a 50-50 regional [. [...] Spotlight MADAGASCAR 20/05/2011 Rajoelina imagines himself elected President After giving some political ground in an attempt to win the good graces of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), the President of the High Authority for Transition (HAT) Andry Rajoelina known as TGV has once again folded back onto [. [...] Receive prompts for these topics MADAGASCAR Andry Rajoelina Icomos Mechtild Rössler Michèle Prats Rafolo Andrianaivoarivony Toshiyuki Kono Unesco Yvette Sylla Create a freenotification What is a notification?