Vatovavy is the 23rd region of Madagascar. Its capital is Mananjary. It was created by dividing the former region of Vatovavy-Fitovinany on 16.06.2021.[3]

Vatovavy
Region
Mananjary
Mananjary
Location in Madagascar
Location in Madagascar
Country Madagascar
Creation16.06.2021
CapitalMananjary
Government
 • GouverneurLucien Randriarison
Population
 (2018)[2]
 • Total705,675
Time zoneUTC3 (EAT)

In 2022 Cyclone Batsirai made landfall at Mananjary, leaving the city destroyed by 90%.[4]


Administrative divisionsEdit

Vatovavy Region is divided into three districts, which are sub-divided into 58 communes.

TransportationEdit

Protected areasEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ midi-madagasikara.mg
  2. ^ "Troisieme Recensement General de la Population et de L'Habitation (RGPH-3) Resultats Provisoires" (PDF). Institut National de la Statistique Madagascar. Retrieved May 23, 2020.
  3. ^ Découpage Territorial - L'Express.mg
  4. ^ l'Express de Madagascar