Welcome! Friends of Madagascar Mission (FOMM) is pleased to have you view our web page site. We are a new kind of mission organization, “On the Frontlines of Mission.” As you view these pages you will learn about our work. If you have any questions or concerns please call or email us. We will reply to your questions quickly! More
We apologize for the lapse our web site. We are a totally volunteer organization and so when our web master was no longer able to update our web site, it took some time to find another person to ... More
At Friends of Madagascar Mission's Annual Board meeting, three persons were elected for another term of three years: The Rev. Paul Knudson from Hutchinson, Minnesota; Loren Morschen from Cologne, ... More
A Reuters news headline on Thursday, October 20th, 2016 states: "Madagascar drought catastrophe looms as 850,000 go hungry, says UN".As a small non profit organization, FOMM realizes that we ... More
Friends of Madagascar Mission (FOMM) ended the 2016 fiscal year on a very positive note! All programs supported by the 2016 FOMM budget were fully funded. In addition several proposal projects ... More
Madagascar is the fourth-largest island in the world.
The infant mortality rate in 2011 was 41 per 1,000 births with an under-five mortality rate at 61 per 1,000 births.
In 2011, the population of Madagascar was estimated at around 21.9 million, 90% of whom live on less than two dollars per day.
The offical name of Madagascar is the Republic of Madagascar
As of 2009, only seven percent of Madagascar's 22 districts had access to water provided by a government service provider.
Approximately 69% of the population lives below the national poverty line threshold of one dollar per day.
Antananarivo is the capital of Madagascar.
In 2010 Madagascar had an average of three hospital beds per 10,000 people.