PURPOSE I National Director Listens To The Children

World Vision Lesotho Child Protection Coordinator - 'Maobert Ramotso details the purpose of the meeting. World Vision Lesotho National Director - Pauline Okumu takes the time to listen to the children detailing some of their concerns, as well as their appreciation of efforts being made towards empowering them as children.



In Lesotho, we aspire to a country where children are protected, educated, well-nourished and healthy. We are called to partner with children, their communities, the church and strategic stakeholders to address root causes of poverty.

We are committed to long-term change, which means connecting people. Whether it’s enabling people in developing communities to support each other, linking donors to those in need through child sponsorship or creating networks to campaign for justice, we believe that getting people connected is the best way to make a lasting difference. 

2.1 million

Population, total


Capital City

2.6 billion

GDP (current US$)

About World Vision Lesotho

Lesotho is a democratic, sovereign and independent country surrounded by the South Africa. The Kingdom of Lesotho is one of the three remaining monarchies in Africa. Often referred to as the "Switzerland of Africa", Lesotho is a land of mountains. It is the only country in the world in which all of it's lands are about 1500m above sea-level. 

Current Projects

Follow our ongoing projects below and witness the positive change we are making, together with partners in Lesotho.

Ending Child Marriage

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Stopping Drought's Impact

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Day of the African Child

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It takes Lesotho

To End Child Marriage

Early marriage affects the lives of 17% of girls in Lesotho. Join us in ensuring all children enjoy their childhoods and have bright futures.

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