By Neo Kolane In a bid to intensify efforts towards HIV and Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) prevention as well as unwanted pregnancies among risk populations such as migrants and youth, UNFPA and LPPA have initiated a project named ‘Along The Borders’ at Lesotho’s three...
The plight of the girl child took centre stage as Lesotho and the rest of the world celebrated the International Day of the Girl Child on Sunday, with a commitment to listening to and lifting up girls’ voices. The executive director of United Nations...
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomed the Japanese government's contribution of USD2.3Million that will enable WFP to strengthen food assistance to some 94,000 primary school and 60,000 pre-primary school learners, through the government of Lesotho’s national school feeding programme. “This support came...
By Neo Mathibe The United Nation Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with the ministry of health and the Maseru City Council distributed hand washing stations in taxi ranks on Thursday, as a way of responding to corona virus pandemic. These stations...
Rotary Club of Maloti in collaboration with the Books4Lesotho initiative handed over educational and non-academic books to four high schools in Maseru on Wednesday. Rotary is an international service organisation whose stated purpose is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to...
The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) today trained ministry of social development district managers on how to tackle challenges in their respective districts, regarding vulnerable people who come back home from South Africa after losing their jobs. IMO is an intergovernmental organization that provides...
By Neo Mathibe UNDP awarded grants to a number of private organizations on Thursday in a bid to empower them in the fight against the global Covid-19 pandemic. Up to seven private organizations were given grants by the UNDP last week...
By Staff Reporter The United Nations Funds for Population Activities (UNFPA) has paid tribute to the role played by health professionals in saving lives. In a statement issued on the occasion to mark World Humanitarian Day (August 19,2020), UNFPA Executive Director...
We at PSI are novices when it comes to preventing infections of the new coronavirus, SARS COV-2, that causes COVID-19, but we’re old pros when it comes to preventing infections of HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, and we know that the two viruses are similar in important ways: You can be infected and...