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The French cultural network in Madagascar is particularly dense: it includes a cultural center in Antananarivo, a Technical and Economic Information Center, 31 Alliances Françaises enrolling more than 20,000 students. This is in addition to the presence of the Pasteur Institute and the Institute for Research and Development (IRD).
Moreover, there are 26 French educational institutions in Madagascar, supervised by 1500 agents who, at the start of the 2008/2009 school year, welcomed 13,000 students, including 55% Malagasy nationals.
Updated on : 19.06.12