Reference : V-P-MG-E-00171
Date : 14/11/2011
Country/Region : MADAGASCAR
Caption : Antananarivo, Maison Centrale in Antanimora, women quarter. The children born in detention stay with their mother untill their 18th month. Then, they are entrusted to the family or a charitable organization safekeeping.
Photographer : BINET, Guillaume
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC/MYOP
Description : A space is reserved to the mother and their young children.

The prison holds roughly 2,600 people, more than three times its maximum capacity of 800. It is located a few hundreds meters from the historical centre of the city.

The ICRC renovates the kitchens and the washing-place, builts new showers and latrines and clean up the old ones to improve the living conditions of the detainees.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 4200x2794
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour