By Eddie Haywood, 30 March 2019
The devastation in the storm’s wake has produced a full-blown humanitarian crisis, exposing the impoverished conditions already present before Cyclone Idai hit.
By Eddie Haywood, 17 November 2017
Poverty and the lack of access to health care plays the largest role in the severity of the current epidemic.
By Barry Mason, 28 September 2010
A recent BBC Radio 4 programme showed that the Indian Ocean island of Madagascar is experiencing growing poverty under a regime of sanctions imposed by the US and Europe.
By Barry Mason, 28 March 2009
Opposition leader Andry Rajoelina has been sworn in president of the Indian Ocean Island of Madagascar.