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The human cost of displacement

05/14/2012 | Olivia Bennett

Lipholo Bosielo, one of the narrators in the Molika-liko valley - Kitty Warnock | Panos London

Olivia Bennett talks about her recent pubication, Displaced: The Human Cost of Development and Resettlement, based on learning and oral testimonies from a Panos London project.

Displaced: The Human Cost of Development and Resettlement

05/14/2012 | Panos London

Displaced: The Human Cost of Development and Resettlement - Bennett, McDowell | Palgrave

Announcing a new book on the real effects of displacement, informed by and growing from a Panos London project.

Celebrating International Mountains Day

12/11/2011 | Siobhan Warrington

Caring for flocks in the high pastures above Shimshal village, July 2000 - David Butz | Panos London

It is nine years since the International Year of Mountains (2002) when Panos London launched the Mountain Voices website, an online archive of testimonies from some 300 men and women living in mountain communities from 10 countries.

Lesotho’s farmers miss out on agricultural information

03/08/2010 | Tania Ghosh

According to researchers an agricultural information service in Lesotho is failing to reach the majority of farmers in the country. The study, from the university of Botswana, says that many poorly educated farmers do not see information as relevant to them.

Failing grades: Lesotho’s lack of AIDS education

07/23/2008 | Mathapeli Ramonotsi

Thousands of children are still in the dark about the disease, despite the impact on their own lives and families.

Lesotho: Highlands water project

05/10/2004 | Panos London

Lesotho’s billion-dollar Highlands Water Project involves the construction of a series of massive tunnels and dams to take water from the Senqu/Orange River to South Africa’s industrial heartland, Gauteng province. Lesotho receives annual royalties from the sale of its water, and some hydro-electric power. The first testimonies from a highland community due to be submerged…

Lesotho: Maluti mountains

05/10/2002 | Panos London

Lesotho is the only country in the world with all its territory above 1000 metres. The narrators were based in several villages, and have since been relocated. The Lesotho testimonies were gathered in 1998 amongst several highland communities who have since been relocated, to make way for the dams and reservoirs of the Lesotho Highland…

Mathapeli Ramonotsi

01/01/2001 | Anna Egan

Mathapeli Ramonotsi is a reporter for the Public Eye Newspaper in Lesotho. She is keenly interested in reporting on HIV and AIDS and other development issues.

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