Fresh water stands to increasingly become the world's most valuable commodity. It's easy to cluck one's tongue at the inability of third-world african nations to maintain their infrastructure but as the article points out, dams are notoriously difficult and expensive to maintain (the US itself has done a horrible job with its own dam infrastructure).
What English Speaks Don't Get About the Meaning of Happiness
Understanding different cultural conceptions of what 'happiness' means is a powerful too for every FAO or foreign affairs professional. One must constantly keep in mind that the American idea of happiness is VERY different from other nation's ideas of happiness. This article unpacks these ideas as well as just baseline differences in what the word 'happy' means in different languages.
Malagasy Navy participates in CUTLASS EXPRESS 2016
Madagascar sends its first ship abroad since 1978. Good article on the strides being made by the Navy here.