Madagascar Correspondent Felaniaina Rakotondrabe holds a PhD in hydrogeology and hydrochemistry from University of Yaounde I, Cameroon. Her main areas of expertise are groundwater, drought monitoring, water quality and GIS.
Why did you decide to join the Groundwater Correspondents Network?
"I was always passionate about hydrogeology (Groundwater) and read information on the IGRAC site. To be part of the Groundwater Correspondents Network is an opportunity for me to share information on groundwater in Madagascar, but also to share experiences with correspondents from other countries with similar context as Madagascar."
Which topics would you like to cover during your period as correspondent?
- Access to drinking water in rural and arid areas,
- Impacts of climate change on groundwater resources.