Climate change hampers food production

by Majara Molupe
24 April 2015

MASERU- ‘Makhotso Mokotjomela, a farmer and resident of the outskirts of Mafeteng district says due to the incurring scourge of climate change the farmers are bedevilled by a significant downfall in food production.

“Food production is in a serious trouble and the situation continues to worsen,” Mokotjomela told the Informative in an exclusive interview last week.

Food and Nutrition Security in SADC boosted by knowledge-sharing

21 April 2015


A Food and Nutrition Security Knowledge-Sharing and Monitoring Platform is an important and unifying tool to promote the generation and use of quality data in planning, monitoring  and decision making by  different stakeholders and sectors working to  ensure  food and nutrition security in Africa,” said Ms Isatou Jallow, Head of the Food Security and Nutrition Programme at the NEPAD Agency.


Basotho women to adopt CAADP

by Majara Molupe
7 April 2015



MASERU - Emerging women farmers are enthusiastic to adopt the Comprehensive Advanced Agricultural Development Programme (CAADP) principles following a series of consultations by relevant stakeholders in the food security fraternity, Informative has learnt.


Women in food production

by Majara Molupe (The Informative)
17 March 2015

MASERU- The Deputy Chairperson of the Potato Lesotho Association (PLA) Motšelisi Phatšoane says the launch of the Comprehensive Agriculture Advanced Development Programme (CAADP) in Lesotho would create equity in food production, the Informative heard last week.