Help Lesotho in the News

Peg Receives the Meritorious Service Cross!

December 14th, 2017|51 Comments

We are overjoyed to share the news that Peg Herbert was presented with the Meritorious Service Cross on Tuesday, December 12. The prestigious honour was presented by the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Canada’s Governor General.

A Young Girl and Her Pencil

December 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Many of you will remember a photo that Peg Herbert took 12 years ago of a sweet young girl at her primary school in Lesotho. The photo of little Lits’oanelo with a pencil stub tied

Fighting Against Gender-Based Violence

July 19th, 2017|0 Comments

    Young Basotho men and women are standing up and speaking out against gender-based violence and early and forced child marriage in an exciting new way. "GIRL4ce" is a Help Lesotho youth-led movement for POSITIVE

Event Recap: The Forgotten Kingdom

May 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Help Lesotho presents the “The Forgotten Kingdom”, an award-winning film by Andrew Mudge that tells the story of a young man reluctantly embarking on a journey to his ancestral land of Lesotho (southern Africa) to

Event Recap: Menstrual Cycle

May 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Help Lesotho gives new meaning to "Menstrual Cycle" “Menstrual Cycle” was a fabulously fun spin class for a cause hosted by Help Lesotho at Wheelhouse Cycle Studio in Ottawa, Ontario. Participants cycled up a sweat

Interview with CKCU

April 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Founder and Executive Director of Help Lesotho, Peg Herbert during an interview with CKCU. "She'll be telling us about how this remarkable initiative came about, and the truly beneficial effects that are totally changing lives.

News About Lesotho

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The South African Drought

Water-rich Lesotho has long lubricated South Africa’s burgeoning population, but when drought struck in 2016, it was the residents of Katse village who suffered. Read more about the effects of

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Lesotho: The worst drought in a lifetime

When the Ntsoa family realized they were not going to get any harvest from their land in southwestern Lesotho this season, Mathabo Ntsoa’s daughter had to leave to find work

From the Girls Globe Blog

Sugar Daddies are Definitely NOT Sweet

July 19th, 2017|0 Comments

The Power of Knowledge

December 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Trafficking Puleng

June 1st, 2016|0 Comments

I Am in Love with Gender Equity

April 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Gender Parity in Lesotho: 10 Years Later

April 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Boys in the GIRL4ce Movement

March 16th, 2016|0 Comments

Empower Women by Engaging Men

January 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Girls’ Camp: Leaders of Tomorrow

October 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

Gendered Approach to HIV/AIDS

October 17th, 2015|0 Comments

Help Lesotho Builds Local Capacity

June 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

Leaders in Training in Lesotho

May 21st, 2015|0 Comments

Vision for Lesotho’s Forgotten Caregivers

May 14th, 2015|0 Comments

10 years in the Mountain Kingdom

March 25th, 2015|0 Comments

Marching for Change in Rural Lesotho

January 19th, 2015|0 Comments