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Friends of Madagascar Mission does not create or determine the projects which we will support. The projects are requested by the Malagasy Lutheran Church.

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2017 Annual Report Available

By FOMM

The Friends of Madagascar Annual Report for 2017 is now available for viewing on our website.  This report reviews the activities of 2017 and the proposed budget for 2018.  Go to the ... More

Drip Irrigation Update

By FOMM

For the past several years Friends of Madagascar has been planning for beginning a Drip Irrigation Program in south west Madagascar in the regions of Ejeda and Manasoa.  In 2017 a task force ... More

2018 Board of Directors Meeting

By FOMM

The Friends of Madagascar Board of Directors met on January 15, 2018 to review the work of FOMM in 2017 and establish a projected budget for 2018.  The goal of the new budget is to be ... More

2017 Year End Update

By David Lerseth

As 2017 came to a close, Friends of Madagascar Mission was able to send the full budgeted amount of funds to each of FOMM's mission projects.  This included the 1) Prison Ministry, 2) the ... More

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In 2010 Madagascar had an average of three hospital beds per 10,000 people.
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Antananarivo is the capital of Madagascar.
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The offical name of Madagascar is the Republic of Madagascar
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The infant mortality rate in 2011 was 41 per 1,000 births with an under-five mortality rate at 61 per 1,000 births.
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Approximately 69% of the population lives below the national poverty line threshold of one dollar per day.
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In 2011, the population of Madagascar was estimated at around 21.9 million, 90% of whom live on less than two dollars per day.
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Madagascar is the fourth-largest island in the world.
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As of 2009, only seven percent of Madagascar's 22 districts had access to water provided by a government service provider.