Help Lesotho in the News

Fighting Against Gender-Based Violence

July 19th, 2017|Comments Off on Fighting Against Gender-Based Violence

    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|Comments Off on Event Recap: The Forgotten Kingdom

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|Comments Off on Event Recap: Menstrual Cycle

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|Comments Off on Interview with CKCU

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.

Reusable Pads Restore Girls’ Dignity

March 29th, 2017|Comments Off on Reusable Pads Restore Girls’ Dignity

That ‘alternative’, for many from disadvantaged backgrounds like Ms Selloane, was to fall pregnant. Ms Selloane said there was that myth among most young girls in the Leribe community that pregnancy cured period pains. “I

From Witches to Heroes

March 24th, 2017|Comments Off on From Witches to Heroes

“One of the ugliest forms of discrimination that older people are suffering relates to witchcraft accusations and their consequent exposure to degrading and inhumane treatment, in most cases, without being given the opportunity for a

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

  • Drought in Lesotho

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

King Commends Help Lesotho

An article written in Sesotho from the Informative News Co. Read the entire article here.

From the Girls Globe Blog

Sugar Daddies are Definitely NOT Sweet

July 19th, 2017|Comments Off on Sugar Daddies are Definitely NOT Sweet

The Power and Influence of Mothers-in-Law in Lesotho

April 19th, 2017|Comments Off on The Power and Influence of Mothers-in-Law in Lesotho

The Power of Knowledge

December 7th, 2016|Comments Off on The Power of Knowledge

Trafficking Puleng

June 1st, 2016|Comments Off on Trafficking Puleng

I Am in Love with Gender Equity

April 29th, 2016|Comments Off on I Am in Love with Gender Equity

Gender Parity in Lesotho: 10 Years Later

April 9th, 2016|Comments Off on Gender Parity in Lesotho: 10 Years Later

Boys in the GIRL4ce Movement

March 16th, 2016|Comments Off on Boys in the GIRL4ce Movement

Empower Women by Engaging Men

January 22nd, 2016|Comments Off on Empower Women by Engaging Men

Girls’ Camp: Leaders of Tomorrow

October 23rd, 2015|Comments Off on Girls’ Camp: Leaders of Tomorrow

Gendered Approach to HIV/AIDS

October 17th, 2015|Comments Off on Gendered Approach to HIV/AIDS

Help Lesotho Builds Local Capacity

June 2nd, 2015|Comments Off on Help Lesotho Builds Local Capacity

Leaders in Training in Lesotho

May 21st, 2015|Comments Off on Leaders in Training in Lesotho

Vision for Lesotho’s Forgotten Caregivers

May 14th, 2015|Comments Off on Vision for Lesotho’s Forgotten Caregivers

10 years in the Mountain Kingdom

March 25th, 2015|Comments Off on 10 years in the Mountain Kingdom

Marching for Change in Rural Lesotho

January 19th, 2015|Comments Off on Marching for Change in Rural Lesotho