Rice for Makay: Feasibility Study of an Intensive Rice Cultivation System (IRS)

Riziculture traditionnelle en bordure du Makay ©Hélène Fabre/Naturevolution

La création de rizières écoles est une composante importante du projet Graines de Changement. Pour initier ce volet, Naturevolution s’est associée à l’association Tefy Saina pour effectuer une étude de faisabilité dans l’objectif d’étudier la possibilité de mettre en place un Système de Riziculture Intensive (SRI) dans les villages du pourtour du Makay.

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Reforestation: first plantings in 2021

Madagascar has experienced over the past 60 years a significant fragmentation and disappearance of its forests, with a decrease of nearly […]

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Covid-19: increased threats on the Makay

The COVID-19 epidemic continues to spread in Madagascar and Makay is not without suffering the impacts. Both communities and ecosystems of Makay are affected. Naturevolution has taken steps to cope, including through the COVID emergency fund for Makay.

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Le film «Madagascar, Expedition en Makay» en replay

Madagascar, land shipping Makay broadcast on Arte

Si vous avez manqué notre film « Madagascar, au cœur du massif Makay » celui-ci fait son retour à la télévision ! Il sera rediffusé le 1er juillet 2020 à 15h35 sur Arte et sera également disponible en replay du 8 juin au 13 août. Et pour l’occasion, un flashback « 3 ans après » sur l’expédition et les avancées du projet Makay.

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A young malagasy woman sows the seeds of change in the Makay

Stephanie Razafimanonjy, project manager Reforestation

Stephanie, a young woman of Malagasy highlands, is our Chief Reforestation project. Working tirelessly, she has the art to be respected despite his frail figure in a field usually reserved to men, that management and agricultural work. At first light, it can be found in contemplating seedlings under shade structures.

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Launch of the 1 million trees project for the Makay

Nurseries for reforestation in the Makay in Madagascar

Naturevolution launching an ambitious reforestation project around the villages of Makay. 2019 will therefore saw the establishment of five nurseries, planting nearly 100,000 seeds - without use of plastic pots! - and replanting first few hundred trees.

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Evening inflamed Tsiazorambo

Gaëlle Joubert participated in the summer of 2019 a mission ecovolunteer Naturevolution. This mission took place in the villages of North Makay in Madagascar where the manager of the protected area and local communities Tsiazorambo decided to build a school and a nursery lined a vegetable. But one night, a fire starting is reported near the nursery ...

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