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  • African Development Bank Group - Lesotho
    Projects, strategy papers, and information about Lesotho and the ADB.
  • African Union
    The main objectives of the AU are "to promote unity and solidarity among African States, to coordinate and intensify cooperation for development, to safeguard the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Member States, and to promote international cooperation within the framework of the United Nations."
  • Commonwealth of Nations - Lesotho
    "The Commonwealth is an association of 53 independent states consulting and co-operating in the common interests of their peoples and in the promotion of international understanding and world peace. The Commonwealth's 2 billion citizens, about 30 per cent of the world's population, are drawn from the broadest range of faiths, races, cultures and traditions."
  • Embassy of Lesotho in Washington, DC
    Diplomatic representation of Lesotho in the United States.
  • Embassy of the United States in Maseru, Lesotho
    Diplomatic representation of the U.S. in Lesotho.
  • EU Relations with Lesotho
    Overview, country strategy, EU support, and documents on the European Union's relations with Lesotho.
  • G-77 at the United Nations
    The Group of 77 is an intergovernmental organization of developing states in the UN. It provides the means for the countries of the South to articulate and promote their collective economic interests and enhance their joint negotiating capacity on all major international economic issues within the United Nations system, and promote South-South cooperation for development. There are now 130 member states (including Lesotho), although the name G-77 was retained because of its historical significance.
  • IRIN Humanitarian Profile - Lesotho
    IRIN (Integrated Regional Information Networks), part of the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), provides news and analysis about sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia for the humanitarian community.
  • New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD)
    NEPAD is a strategy for sustainable development and poverty reduction in Africa.
  • Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Lesotho to the United Nations
    Website of member state missions and their representatives to the United Nations.
  • ReliefWeb - Lesotho
    ReliefWeb, administered by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), provides news, documents, maps, and background information on emergency assistance by country.
  • SACU - Lesotho
    The Southern African Customs Union (SACU) promotes the improvement of economic development through regional integration, trade between member states, and trade negotiations between SACU and third parties. The five Member States are Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa and Swaziland. It was established through the Customs Union Agreement of 1910.
  • Southern African Development Community (SADC) - Lesotho
    SADC is an intergovernmental organization. that promotes economic well-being, improvement of the standards of living and quality of life, freedom and social justice, and peace and security among the 14 southern African member states.
  • UNHCR
    News, operations, statistics, background, analysis and policy, and maps from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Select Lesotho from the "Browse by country" drop-down menu on the right.
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Lesotho
    UNDP helps countries work toward human rights, democratic governance, poverty reduction, crisis prevention and recovery, energy and environment for sustainable development, and HIV/AIDS prevention.
  • United Nations Division for Sustainable Development - Lesotho
    Economic, social and environmental policies and plans for sustainable development from the UN Department Economic and Social Affairs.
  • U.S. Department of State - Lesotho
    U.S.-Lesotho relations, humanitarian assistance, reconstruction, and country background notes.
  • World Bank - Lesotho
    World Bank data, projects, and research in Lesotho.
  • World Food Programme - Lesotho
    The World Food Programme (WFP) is the United Nations frontline agency in the fight against global hunger.
  • World Trade Organization - Lesotho
    Provides key information on trade statistics, WTO commitments, disputes, trade policy reviews, and notifications for member countries.

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Health

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Peacekeeping and Military Information

  • Lesotho: Security Assistance
    Country-by-country listing provides information on Political-Military-administered security assistance funds from the Bureau of Political-Military Affairs.
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