Lesotho

PELUM Lesotho Association

Contact person: Moshe Tsehlo
Email of the contact person: tsehlot [at] yahoo [dot] com
Permanent email: pelumlesotho [at] leo [dot] co [dot] ls
Postal address: P. BOX 0532 MASERU WEST 105 MASERU LSOTHO
Phone: +266 22 31 41 24
Fax: +266 22 31 41 24
Web: www.pelumrd.org
Year of Foundation: 2003
Mission: 

  • Civil society network in Lesotho passionate about equity, people driven development and integrity of creation working towards sustainable local community empowerment, food security and prosperity by facilitating learning networking and advocacy.

Type of Organization: NGO
Scope of the Organization: National
Organic Agriculture related main activities: 

  • General promotion of organic agriculture
  • Food security
  • Women’s rights and empowerment
  • Advocacy and lobbying against GMOs and against Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)
  • International marketing and trade on organic agriculture
  • Local organic market development
  • Education and training on organic agriculture
  • Research on organic agriculture
  • Rural development/Poverty Alleviation
  • Extension on organic agriculture
  • Nutrition and health
  • Policy review for organic agriculture
  • Climate change
  • Food processing