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In Lesotho
Lesotho
Lesotho is the country
(pronounced Leh-soo-too)
Sesotho is the language
Basotho are the people
Mosotho is one pers...
Lesotho is a constitutional monarchy
King Letsie
Lesotho is known as “the mountain kingdom”
Getting Around Can Be Difficult
Peace Corps:
Our First
Partners in
Lesotho
Becky Banton
Anne Marie Jackson
Amy Jo Carson
Joey Elle
Jackie Tipsword
Heather...
Our Current Partner: Lesotho Ministry of
Education and Training (MOET)
Vincent Sekoala & Jobo Matsora
Stuttaford Van Lines
Local shipping agent that clears books through customs
Lesotho is where ALP
started.2016 Progress to date:
363 libraries
One-third of the schools in Lesotho
370,000 readers reac...
155 Students in One Classroom
This is a video of the school chorus; click on picture to
display video bar, then click on arrow to begin video
363 libraries and more
on the way!
Will you start
the next one?
www.africanlibraryproject.org
African Library Project in Lesotho
African Library Project in Lesotho
African Library Project in Lesotho
African Library Project in Lesotho
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African Library Project in Lesotho

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The African Library Project (ALP) has started 363 school libraries in Lesotho, a small country in southern Africa. Volunteer book drive organizers in the US and Canada collected the books and money to ship them. Learn more about Lesotho and education there. Learn how you can start a library too!
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African Library Project in Lesotho

  1. 1. In Lesotho
  2. 2. Lesotho Lesotho is the country (pronounced Leh-soo-too) Sesotho is the language Basotho are the people Mosotho is one person
  3. 3. Lesotho is a constitutional monarchy King Letsie
  4. 4. Lesotho is known as “the mountain kingdom”
  5. 5. Getting Around Can Be Difficult
  6. 6. Peace Corps: Our First Partners in Lesotho Becky Banton Anne Marie Jackson Amy Jo Carson Joey Elle Jackie Tipsword Heather Mangan
  7. 7. Our Current Partner: Lesotho Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) Vincent Sekoala & Jobo Matsora
  8. 8. Stuttaford Van Lines Local shipping agent that clears books through customs
  9. 9. Lesotho is where ALP started.2016 Progress to date: 363 libraries One-third of the schools in Lesotho 370,000 readers reached
  10. 10. 155 Students in One Classroom
  11. 11. This is a video of the school chorus; click on picture to display video bar, then click on arrow to begin video
  12. 12. 363 libraries and more on the way! Will you start the next one? www.africanlibraryproject.org

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