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News Madagascar » Culture: Madagascar has a hi-tech waterless toilet that charges your phone

News channel or source: https://thenextweb.com/syndication/2018/02/10/madagascar-hi-tech-waterless-toilet-charges-phone/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Madagascar has so much groundwater that many Antananarivo ... She came to see the overall ‘bath culture’ as wasteful and decided toilets were due for an upgrade. When Gardiner did her Master’s thesis at the Royal College of Art in London, she chose ...

News Madagascar » Culture: Meeting the Armed Bandits of Madagascar

News channel or source: https://www.vice.com/en_ca/article/9kzyga/meeting-the-armed-bandits-of-madagascar
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

In Madagascar’s vast, roadless expanses ... For the pastoralist tribes who call the savanna home, both economy and culture revolve around cattle. Here, small-scale zebu theft is not a new phenomenon, but decades of regional insecurity, poverty of ...

News Madagascar » Culture: (Olympics) Madagascar's alpine skier awaits historic Winter Games debut

News channel or source: http://english.yonhapnews.co.kr/culturesports/2018/02/07/95/0702000000AEN20180207001500315F.html
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea, Feb. 7 (Yonhap) -- Madagascar's alpine skier Mialitiana Clerc may not be a medal contender at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics, but she already may be a winner. Clerc is the first Malagasy woman to take part in the Winter Olympics ...

News Madagascar » Culture: Oscar Animated Features Use Diverse Tools

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/movies/news/oscar-animated-features-use-diverse-tools/ar-BBJb3lA
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Featuring a tour de force vocal performance by Alec Baldwin as a baby who possesses the cunning of an adult paired with the demanding nature of an infant, this CG film from DreamWorks Animation was helmed by Tom McGrath (“Madagascar”) and loosely ...

News Madagascar » Culture: Finding alternatives to survive

News channel or source: http://wwf.panda.org/wwf_news/?323273/Finding-alternatives-to-survive
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Christophe belongs to the « Vezo » : the traditional fishermen tribe in Madagascar. He and his wife Sarah have ... But for sure I see our little bay as still being a nice farmland for algae culture to our village. Our reefs protect it; the water is ...

News Madagascar » Culture: In Madagascar, caring is a community affair

News channel or source: https://www.thenortherner.com/arts-and-life/2018/02/12/in-madagascar-caring-is-a-community-affair/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

In Madagascar, if you need money or food ... sense of connection with the rest of the community that it’s not all on you,” Hume said. The culture is more socio-centric than ego-centric, he explained. “It’s more about the group than the individual ...

News Madagascar » Culture: Nigerian bobsledders balance their heritages

News channel or source: http://woodtv.com/2018/02/14/nigerian-bobsledders-balance-their-heritages/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

That’s the one culture that we know, that we were raised to respect and ... The team has also been eager to connect with fellow African athletes from such countries as Madagascar and Eritrea — also making its debut this year– and is close to Ghanaian ...

News Madagascar » Culture: In southern Madagascar, local custom presses girls into sex at a young age

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/world/africa/la-fg-madagascar-culture-20171213-story.html
Publication date: uesday 12 December 2017

Hunger often keeps Valopee awake at night, as do the men talking and laughing outside the door of her bare wooden hut in this southern Madagascar village. They wait until late, hoping for sex. She lies on her hard floor with no mattress, wishing they would ...

News Madagascar » Culture: Sotheby’s Enlists New Power for Its Watches and Jewelry Division

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/16/style/sothebys-watches-jewelry.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Talking rapidly in fluent English — while apologizing for not speaking the language well — she described her birth in Madagascar, where her father ... to accept the more conservative French culture and the less friendly people. Everything was different ...

News Madagascar » Culture: 'New generation of Nigerians' make history in Olympic bobsled debut

News channel or source: http://www.khou.com/article/sports/olympics/new-generation-of-nigerians-make-history-in-olympic-bobsled-debut/507-519629899
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

That's the one culture that we know, that we were raised to respect and ... The team has also been eager to connect with fellow African athletes from such countries as Madagascar and Eritrea — also making its debut this year— and is close to Ghanaian ...