madagascarPublic Sector

Ministere d'Agriculture - Ministry of Agriculture

Ministère de l'Education Nationale et de la Recherche Scientifique - Ministry of National Education and Scientific Research

University-based Extension

Université d'Antananarivo. Ecole Supérieure des Sciences Agronomiques (ESSA)

Non-Public Sector

Farmer Based Organization

Coalition Paysanne, Farmers Coalition


Centre National de la Recherche Appliquée au Développement Rural / National Center of Applied Research and Rural Development (FOFIFA

Centre de Coopération Internationale en Recherche Agronomique pour le Développement (CIRAD) - Groupement Semi-direct de Madagascar (GSDM)

Non-Governmental Organizations

Institutions et Développement,
Under its "Pillar IV" ID provides the following types of services to the agricultural sector:

  • development of policy and strategies for developing services to farmers, 
  • structuring of courses,
  • establishing services to farmers,
  • capacity building among producer organizations to improve their services
  • consulting on farm management and economic


Rahaongo-Razafimbelo M.M., 2008. Evaluation des besoins en information agricole dans les états du groupe Afrique-Caraïbes-Pacifique (ACP). Afrique. Etude surMadagascar. Wageningen, Centre technique de coopération agricole et rurale (CTA) 

Related Resources

AKAMA, Advisory for Change in Agriculture in Madagaskar,  Internet platform for Agricultural Knowledge and Innovation

ASTI Agricultural Research and Developmentinvestments and capacity in Madagascar


List of Extension Providers

icon target The following list shows an excerpt from the GFRAS Directory of Extension Providers for Madagascar. Some of these entries may be specially marked for having more detailed information in the database of the Worldwide Extension Study WWES.