Australian High Commission
Mauritius, Seychelles, Madagascar, Comoros, Reunion Island (consular)

Australian Embassy Statement - Madagascar Presidential Elections


Australia congratulates Andry Nirina Rajoelina on his election as President of the Republic of Madagascar.   

Recognising the importance of these elections in consolidating democracy and stability, Australia commends the stakeholders involved for the peaceful and orderly conduct of the elections, including the electoral institutions, civil society as well as the leadership of the Government and the Malagasy people.  

The Australian Government remains committed to supporting the rule of law and good governance and looks forward to continuing to work with the Malagasy Government and development partners to consolidate the democratic process and support sustainable economic development.


17 January 2019