Delegation to Lesotho
15/08/2016 - The EU Delegation celebrates International Youth Day [437 KB]
The EU Delegation and other development partners celebrated International Youth Day under the theme 'The Road to 2030: Eradicating Poverty and Achieving Sustainable Consumption and Production'. Read a case study on how Leutsoa Khobotlo, 26, decided to explore opportunities in vegetable farming and overcame various challenges to become the proud founder and owner of GreenLife Farm which produces vegetables throughout the year.
11/08/2016 - Launch by civil society implementing partners of three projects funded under the 'European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights' (EIDHR) [161 KB]
Remarks by EU Ambassador Michael Doyle at the launch of three projects being implemented by Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), funded under the 'European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights' (EIDHR). A total of 1 million Euros (approximately 15 million Maloti) in EU grant funding was provided to the three CSOs to carry out projects on democratisation and human rights in Lesotho.
The EPA is a development-oriented agreement and is the first of its kind with an African region pursuing regional economic integration.
Working together in Lesotho
Affordable HIV/AIDS care and support is provided to towns and villages in the four Indian states mostly affected by the disease. The project tackles stigma at a local level and helps to sustain a non-discriminatory schooling environment for children.
- 22/08/16 - 14/10/16 - Instrumento Europeo para la Democracia y los Derechos Humanos (IEDDH): Convocatoria general de propuestas de 2016 Referencia: EuropeAid/152550/DH/ACT/Multi
- 21/08/16 - Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Johannes Hahn on the attack in Gaziantep, Turkey
European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 21 August 2016 Last night an explosion hit women, men, children celebrating a wedding party in the city of Gaziantep. More than fifty lives have been lost and many are injured.
- 19/08/16 - Statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Christos Stylianides on World Humanitarian Day 2016
- 18/08/16 - Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union on Syria and the situation in Aleppo