Fokontany

Fokontany

In Madagascar, a political subdivision equivalent to a village or group of villages.
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solid waste at the level of about thirty Fokontany pilots in the AUC (the selected Fokontany will be
Toliara I counts 156,710 inhabitants and Toliara II has 264,301 inhabitants, 23 communities and 294 fokontany (the lowest administrative unit in Madagascar).
The order is accompanied by various implementing regulations at the level of administration, municipalities and fokontany (community) such as regulatory note, municipal decree and dina (a locally developed and applicable agreement or local law).
De esta forma, en el articulo 11 se manifiesta que con el objetivo de disminuir los robos de cebues debe reforzarse la ley de la siguiente forma: "Disponer de un registro de cebues en cada fokontany (3), tener bien acondicionados los espacios donde se guardan los animales, velar por la proteccion de las personas fijando un lugar para los mercados de cebues y los camiones para transportarlos".
Fort Dauphin has a population of approximately 60,000 people and is divided into 11 sectors or fokontany (the smallest administrative sub-division of the Malagasy political system), each of which is administered by a local community leader.
UNICEF trained a team of facilitators made up of technical staff from the Ministries of Population, Justice, and Public Function; in December 2010, UNICEF organized a series of trainings for 25 to 30 participants in each of four regions on exploitation of children led by the team of facilitators for local authorities, police, Fokontany staff, and local NGO representatives, as a means to build the capacity of networks.
Areas of intervention: 42 fokontany of the 5 rural communes of the 3 districts (Morondava, Mahabo and Belo on Tsiribihina) of the Menabe Region.
improving the living conditions of the local community in the Rural Municipality of Ambohitralanana: fokontany Ambanimangy, Ambatobe, Ambodirafia, Ambohitralanana Anjahamarina, Ambodimangatelo, Sinda, Tanambao-Sahanjahana, Vohisoa
SO1: To contribute to the reduction of exploitation and clearing of the part of Marojejy park contained in the Common Maroambihy: Fokontany Ambohimanarina, Manantenina, Andranomifotitra, Mandena.
OS1: Reducing exploitation and forest clearance in the Rural Municipality of Marovato: fokontany Sarahandrano, Ambodivohitra-Marovato by the commitment of local communanutes in soils.
OS1: Reducing exploitation and forest clearance in Doany common priority in Fokontany of Betsomanga, Androfiabe (Hamlet: Marobakoly) and Antsahaberaoka "Hamlet: Ambalanaomby" by local communanutes commitment in territories .