Madagascar

OUR PACKAGES IN MADAGASCAR

Community Care

Madagascar

Africa

Actively engage in the local community development by working at a Women’s shelter and the poor villages outreach program!

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Construction and Renovation

Madagascar

Africa

This beautiful island nation is the best place to work on our construction and renovation project.

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Introduction Week

Madagascar

Africa

The best way to become familiarized with customs, surroundings, atmosphere and more of this rich and colorful country.

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Kindergarten Teaching

Madagascar

Africa

Work in local kindergartens in Majunga surroundings by teaching the children basic English in an informal and fun way!

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Lemur Species Rehabilitation

Madagascar

Africa

Get on to this exciting program and get involved in conservation of endemic species of flora and fauna!

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Mangrove Forest Conservation

Madagascar

Africa

Get on to this exciting program and get involved in conservation of endemic species of flora and fauna!

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Teaching Project

Madagascar

Africa

Teach basic conversational English to children from different age groups from rural villages near Mahajanga.

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Name: Republic of Madagascar (Repoblikan’i Madagasikara)

Population: 23,812,681

Capital: Antànanarivo

Language: Malagasy (official) and 17 dialects apart from the official Malagasy language, French.

Currency: Ariary (Ar or MGA)

Time zone: UTC +3:00

MORE ABOUT MADAGASCAR

Because of its isolation from the major continents, Madagascar is considered as a jewel in biodiversity terms, an exotic country with a high concentration of endemic species. Madagascar’s flagship species is 100% endemic with 101 lemur species. Of 285 bird species recorded 105 are unique to the country. ¾ of Madagascar’s 860 orchid species are endemic to the island and 6 of the world’s 8 baobab species are found nowhere else in the world.

But, human pressure constantly threats these wonders. Over 90% of Madagascar’s wildlife is endemic and can’t be seen wild anywhere else on earth. Madagascar’s cultural richness differs from one ethnic group to another. And, 18 ethnic groups form Malagasy population whose Culture is based on the respect of the ancestors and the unity of the livings.

Madagascar is the world’s fourth largest island.. It’s one of the richest country as for biodiversity, but one of the poorest nations. 75.3% of Malagasy live under poverty line, and gap between rich and poor is widening day after day. Despite of dire poverty, Malagasy society remains open-hearted to everyone who takes time to discover and enjoy its natural and cultural heritage. This land of smiles and contrasts is ready to take you on your next adventure whether helping out in local communities or exploring. This land located at the crossroads of the African and Asian worlds will surely amaze your sense. Madagascar will certainly shift the way you see the world.

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