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  • UN Lesotho Programs and Principles Training for new UNDAF development

    Dec 7, 2017

    UN Lesotho Programs and Principles Training for new UNDAF development

    The UN Lesotho organized Programming Principles Training that will contribute to the development of the new UN Development Assistance Framework (2019-2013) with participation of planning, program, M&E staff of government institutions and UN agencies.

  • Lesotho celebrates International Volunteers Day

    Dec 5, 2017

    Lesotho celebrates International Volunteers Day

    On December 5th, people around the world celebrated the contribution Volunteers make to humanity.

  • Lesotho celebrates World Aids Day

    Dec 1, 2017

    Lesotho celebrates World Aids Day

    World AIDS Day Commemoration held on 1st December 2017 under the theme ‘My Health, My Right’ highlighted the importance of the right to health and the challenges that people living with and affected by HIV face in fulfilling that right.

  • UPR Mid-Term Review Stakeholders Meeting held in Maseru

    Nov 22, 2017

    UPR Mid-Term Review Stakeholders Meeting held in Maseru

    Stakeholders meeting led by the Ministry of Law, Constitutional Affairs and Human Rights with support from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Lesotho and UNDP in Lesotho was held during 1-day Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Mid-Term Review Report Validation Workshop.

  • Innovations and Partnerships for SDGs - UN Day 2017

    Oct 24, 2017

    Innovations and Partnerships for SDGs - UN Day 2017

    On UN Day celebrated globally on 24th October, the UN Agencies in Lesotho signed partnership agreements with Vodacom Lesotho and Limkokwing University to promote Sustainable Development Goals, strengthen Incubation Projects and Mentorship Programs in Education, Training, Capacity Building and Skills Development for Youth, Women, and other Vulnerable Groups; Research and Internship Programs as well as to enhance data collection efforts, analysis and visualization through innovative outreach initiatives including Big & Raw Data analysis.

  • UN Lesotho Plants 2030 Trees with Partners to Mark 2017 UN Day

    Oct 21, 2017

    UN Lesotho Plants 2030 Trees with Partners to Mark 2017 UN Day

    UN Day 2017 in Lesotho was celebrated through planting 2030 trees in Mafeteng district this year under the global theme “Greening the Blue.”

  • United Nations Lesotho convenes a Strategic Prioritization Retreat

    Oct 19, 2017

    United Nations Lesotho convenes a Strategic Prioritization Retreat

    The need for inclusive economic growth, stronger governance institutions, and the participation of all sectors of society including the private sector, people living with disabilities, and young people were key elements that came out during the UNDAF 2019-2023 Strategic Prioritization Retreat held at Lesotho Avani on 19th and 20th October 2017.

  • FAO Celebrates World Food Day

    Oct 16, 2017

    FAO Celebrates World Food Day

    World Food Day is celebrated every year on 16 October 2016 to mark the founding of the organization in 1945. This year, FAO marked its 37th World Food day with the global theme: Change the Future of migration: Invest in Food Security and Rural Development.