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Climate and Hunger in Madagascar

Poor village with baby
Drought
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Close-up boy
Lemur
Mother and child
Tree planting
School meals
Drought river
Trouble everyday
Hunger is forcing desperate families in Madagascar to break ancient taboos and eat lemurs as well as other bushmeat – pushing some of the country's flagship species to the brink of extinction. This is just one of the effects of climated-related hunger in Madagascar.