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    YALI Is Now Accepting Applications for 2016 Fellowships

    The U.S. Embassy announces the opening of the 2016 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. Applications are open and available online through November 11, 2015 at

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    YALI 2016 Applications Finally Open

    Go to today to apply to become part of the Mandela Washington Fellowship class of 2016. Applications close November 11, 2015.

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    Lending a Hand in Economic Development

    Political/Economic Officer Dan Kobayashi spoke at the Stakeholder Workshop for the Formulation of Lesotho's National Trade Policy in Maseru on September 1, a joint initiative of the U.S. Embassy and the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) to increase trade efficiency and enhance economic growth in Lesotho.

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    Lesotho reaches 100,000 VMMC Milestone

    The U.S. government in partnership with the Ministry of Health, through the implementing partner Jhpiego, have achieving the milestone of over 100,000 safe Voluntary Medical Male Circumcisions (VMMC) in Lesotho as part of the fight against HIV/AIDS. Prince Seeiso of Lesotho is encouraging more men to get circumcised.

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    Anti-Trafficking Day Commemorated in Maseru

    Chargé Elizabeth Pelletreau joined Home Affairs Minister Lekhetho Rakuoane and other stakeholders for the commemoration of Anti-Trafficking day 2015, a few days after the 2015 TIP report was published Secretary Kerry. Follow the story URL below to see Lesotho's report.

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