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5 May 2017
Media asked to Provide Space for Maternal Health Issues
UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund Representative to Lesotho Ms Nuzhat Ehsan has called upon the media in Lesotho to provide space for maternal health issues in their newspapers and programmes... Read more
4 May 2017
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King Letsie III and UNFPA Representative Concerned about Maternal Mortality
His Majesty King Letsie III has emphasized need for Lesotho to find the source of the high maternal mortality (1024 per 100 000 live births). Speaking during a courtesy visit by UNFPA, the United... Read more
22 March 2017
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UNFPA Representative Presents Credentials
  The need to support efforts towards reduction of maternal mortality in Lesotho topped the agenda when UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund Representative to Lesotho Ms Nuzhat Ehsan presented... Read more
7 March 2017
UNFPA calls for concerted effort to fight GBV
UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund Representative to Lesotho Ms Nuzhat Ehsan has emphasized need for a concerted effort to thwart Gender Based Violence (GBV). Speaking during a meeting to... Read more
15 February 2017
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Condom Use Promotion in Mafeteng
  The community of Ha Ntema, Maboloka in the Mafeteng district has resolved to start keeping condoms in their households to ease accessibility for their family members.   When a team from UNFPA, the... Read more
10 November 2016
UNFPA and Partners Review Progress/Plan for 2017
A two day meeting between UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund Lesotho Country Office and Implementing Partners ended on a high note on Thursday (10/11/2016) with the Officer in Charge Dr... Read more
9 November 2016
Maternal Health is For All of Us, Dr Chima
“When we talk about maternal health in UNFPA, it is so personal, we are talking about our sisters, mothers, our aunts, so let us keep in mind during this progress review meeting that we are doing it... Read more
4 November 2016
Dr Chima and Prince Seeiso
Support for programmes geared towards adolescents and young people topped the agenda when UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund Officer in Charge for the Lesotho Country Office, Dr Reginald Chima... Read more
12 October 2016
Girls Get Shoes, Dignity Kits During Day of Girl Celebrations
It was a day of jubilation when Lesotho commemorated International Day of the Girl Child at Ha Nkuebe, Sebapala in the Quthing district on 11th October, 2016. The highlight of the commemoration,... Read more
12 September 2016
Providing Space for Teenage Girls
  Unplanned pregnancies, cross generational relationships, early marriage and peer pressure are some of the issues that constantly emerge from young people as concerns and issues to avoid during... Read more

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