News Highlights

  • Nov 1, 2018

    Stand Up for Human Rights - kids and media competition

    This year’s 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights acts as a springboard for the global competition (Kids for Human Rights) to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights’.

  • Oct 24, 2018

    Lesotho celebrates UN Day 2018

    The United Nations Day is celebrated to commemorate the founding of the organization in 1945 and acknowledge the promotion of human rights, commend social progress and world peace.

  • Aug 29, 2018

    United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) for 2019-2023 Signing

    The Lesotho UNDAF (2019-2023) was signed jointly by the United Nations System in Lesotho and the Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho with participation of the Deputy Prime Minister Hounourable Monyane Moleleki, Regional UN Development Group Country Focal Point for Lesotho Dr. Julitta Onabanjo, UN Country Team, national and international partners, CSOs, private sector, media and other stakeholders.

  • Jun 20, 2018

    UNDAF Presentation for DPs

    The UN Country Team in Lesotho discussed with the Development Partners the draft UN Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) for the next programming cycle 2019-2023.

  • Jun 14, 2018

    Commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against Tutsi in Rwanda

    The UN House in Lesotho hosted Kwibuka24, the 24th Commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against Tutsi in Rwanda.

  • May 10, 2018

    Lesotho HIV and health situation

    The Deputy Prime Minister of Lesotho, Monyane Moleleki, launched an innovative new tool to track progress and identify gaps in HIV and health programming in Lesotho on 8 May.

  • May 7, 2018

    Launch of HIV and Health Situation Room in Lesotho

    The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) Executive Director and Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations, Michel Sidibé, is visiting Lesotho at the invitation of the Right Honourable Prime Minister, Thomas Thabane, to launch the HIV and Health Situation Room.

  • Apr 17, 2018

    Princess Senate

    Princess Senate of Lesotho was inaugurated as the National Champion to “end child Marriages”.