Lesotho IDAHOT 2016: Faces & Voices

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“To me, the march is a form of counselling. I don’t have to talk to anyone; I just look at everyone else and it’s a kind of counselling. I see other people who are gay and bisexual and I think to myself: ‘you’re not the only gay person in the world.’ It makes me feel better, it makes me feel welcomed.”

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‘Mathabiso Mosala: 50 years of activism in Lesotho

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“Despite her age, Mosala speaks with clarity and strength, and holds her listener in a steady gaze. She has many stories to tell. For the past five decades, she has been at the forefront of the Lesotho National Council of Women (LNCW), a coalition of women’s organisations that has worked tirelessly over the years to advocate for the rights of women in Lesotho, and to provide them with meaningful skills, opportunities and training.”

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