Lesotho

17-Oct-2019

EOI - Lesotho - Consultancy for Development of Strategic and Operational Plan for the Office of the Auditor General

The Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho has received financing from the African Development Fund towards the cost of the Institutional Support for the Enhancement of Public Financial Management Project (ISEP), and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this grant to payments under the contract for Review and Development of Strategic and Operational Plans for the Office of the Auditor General in Lesotho.
07-Oct-2019

EOI - Lesotho - Training needs assessment for tourism business clusters and capacity building

The Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho has received financing from the African Development Fund towards implementation of the Economic Diversification Support Project and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this loan to payments under the contract for consultancy services to undertake training needs assessment for the 5 tourism business clusters and capacity building. The five tourism business clusters that LTDC intends to focus on are: (i) accommodation, (ii) tour operators, (iii) event organizers, (iv) tour guides and (v) crafters.
07-Oct-2019

EOI - Lesotho - Design and production of branding and promotional material for 5 tourism business clusters for the Government of Lesotho

The Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho has received financing from the African Development Fund towards implementation of the Economic Diversification Support Project and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this loan to payments under the contract for consultancy services to design and produce branding and promotional material for 5 tourism business clusters for the Government of Lesotho. The five tourism business clusters that are focused on are: (i) accommodation, (ii) tour operators, (iii) event organizers, (iv) tour guides and (v) crafters.
03-Oct-2019

EOI - Lesotho - Support for Implementation of the Lesotho Microfinance Scheme

The Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho has received financing from the African Development Fund towards implementation of the Economic Diversification Support Project and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this loan to payments under the contract for consultancy services to provide support for implementation of the Lesotho Microfinance Scheme.
09-Sep-2019

Lesotho - E-Government Infrastructure Project - Appraisal Report

The objective of the project is the enhancement of good governance by the deployment of a modern and secure e-government broadband infrastructure. Specifically, the project shall enhance coordination of public service delivery across ministries, key agencies and local governments. The Project will also strengthen existing Government data centers and portals; and improve access to e-services for state building such as automated administrative services including e-payroll; civil registration; e-health, e-procurement, e-customs;and,revenue management. The total estimated cost of the project is...
20-Aug-2019

Contract Awards - Lesotho - Lesotho Tax Modernisation Project - Training on Business Processes Optimisation and Simulation, Business Analysis, User Experience Design and Agile Methods

20-Aug-2019

Contract Awards - Lesotho - Lesotho Tax Modernisation Project - Tax Advisory for Implementation of the Lesotho Tax Modernisation Project

20-Aug-2019

Contract Awards - Lesotho - Lesotho Tax Modernisation Project - Implementation of Business Intelligence and Data Warehouse solutions

20-Aug-2019

Contract Awards - Lesotho - Lesotho Tax Modernisation Project - Development and Implementation of Behavioural Insights

16-Aug-2019

EOI - Lesotho - Consultancy for Evaluation of Human Capacity Development Program for Procurement Cadre

The Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho has received financing from the African Development Fund towards the cost of the Institutional Support for the Enhancement of Public Financial Management Project (ISEP), and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this grant to payments under the contract for Evaluation of Professional Procurement Training Program in Lesotho. The main purpose of this assignment is to undertake a thorough evaluation of the professional procurement training programme offered by Institute for Development Management - Lesotho to determine the extent of its...
02-Aug-2019

EOI - Multinational - Feasibility Studies for the Lesotho-Botswana Water Transfer Multipurpose Transboundary Project.

The Orange-Senqu River Commission (ORASECOM) received financing from the African Development Bank (AfDB) towards the cost of the Preparation of a Climate Resilient Water Resources Investment Strategy & Plan and Multipurpose Project for the Orange-Senqu River Basin, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this Grant to payments under the contract for the preparation and/or undertaking of:- Feasibility Studies for the Lesotho-Botswana Water Transfer Multipurpose Transboundary Project.
31-Jul-2019

EOI - Lesotho - Consultancy Services for Renewable Energy Grid Integration Study

The Government of Lesotho has received a grant from the African Development Fund (ADF) towards the cost of the Renewable Energy Grid Integration Study, and intends to apply part of the grant proceeds to payments under the contract for Consultancy Services for Renewable Energy Grid Integration Study.
31-Jul-2019

EOI - Lesotho - Development of Guidelines for Policy Formulation, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation and Review and Development of Economic Planners’ Manual for the Government of Lesotho

The Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho has received financing from the African Development Fund towards implementation of the Economic Diversification Support Project and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this loan to payments under the contract for consultancy services for the Development of Guidelines for Policy Formulation, Implementation, Monitoring, and Evaluation and Review and Development of Economic Planners Manual for the Government of Lesotho.
29-Jul-2019

African Development Bank concludes dialogue with Lesotho on new country strategy

Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire), 29th July 2019: An African Development Bank delegation has concluded a dialogue with representatives of the Kingdom of Lesotho to prepare for the country strategy 2020-2024. The dialogue in Lesotho on Friday 26th July 2019 related to the two proposed pillars of implementation: (i) strengthening value chains for sustainable and inclusive growth and job creation, and (ii) leveraging technology for improved governance and institutional capacity. The delegation engaged with government officials, private sector, development partners, and non-governmental organisations,...
12-Jun-2019

African leaders share their vision for an integrated continent

Leaders from four African countries on Wednesday shared their vision for an integrated and borderless Africa that would foster economic growth and development. The leaders spoke during a high-level presidential dialogue on day two of the African Development Bank’s 2019 Annual Meetings. The panelists – President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea, President Felix Tshsekedi of the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Prime Minister of eSwatini Ambrose Mandvulo Dlamini and his majesty King Letsie III of Lesotho – were joined by African Development Bank President Akinwumi...
12-Jun-2019

“To integrate Africa, bring down the walls,” Adesina urges at 2019 African Development Bank Annual Meetings Open in Malabo

African leaders on Wednesday underscored the urgent need to fast-track the continent’s regional integration process in order to accelerate Africa’s economic transformation. The call was made at the opening ceremony of the Bank’s 2019 Annual Meetings, in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, with the theme: “Regional Integration for Africa’s Economic Prosperity.” “Apart and divided, Africa is weakened. Together and united, Africa will be unstoppable,” the Bank’s President Akinwumi Adesina told delegates at the packed Sipopo Conference Center. Adesina urged African governments to work toward...
07-Jun-2019

SPN – Lesotho - Procurement of Hardware and Accounting System (Software) for the Office of the Auditor General - ISEP

This Specific Procurement Notice follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for this project that appeared in UNDB online AfDB41-01/15 dated 22 January 2015 and on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website.
05-Jun-2019

Lesotho - Lowlands rural water supply and sanitation project - Appraisal report

The Bank Group on 3rd October 2013 approved a UA 6.52 million ADF loan and a grant of EUR 3.2 million (UA 2.61 million) from the RWSSI Trust Fund to the GoL to finance the implementation of the Lesotho: Lowlands Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Project (LLRWSSP). The loan and grant entered into force on 30th September 2014 and 15th May 2015 respectively, and effectiveness for the first disbursement was declared on 31st March 2015 for both the Loan and the Grant. The first disbursement for the grant was effected on 25th September 2015 while for the loan it was on 26th June 2017. The project...
27-May-2019

Lesotho - Lesotho EGovernment Infrastructure Phase II - ESMP Summary

The Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho and the Management of African Development Bank (AfDB) are proposing to implement a phase II of the Lesotho e-government Infrastructure Project. The objective of the Phase II project is to improve citizen access to reliable eServices particularly those citizens living in rural and un-served areas through expansion of digital infrastructure.
13-May-2019

Southern Africa Quarterly Review and Analysis – 1st Quarter 2013 - Issue 8

Southern Africa is projected to grow at 4.4 percent in 2013. A strong first quarter performance in many of the countries set the region on course towards this growth rate. In Angola, despite a slight deceleration of output in the non-oil sector, growth remained quite healthy, supported by oil production. Botswana maintained strong growth on the back of a resurging mining sector. Lesotho maintained positive growth that largely reflected the mining and textile sub-sectors’ good sustained performance, while in Malawi growth rebounded in the first quarter, with the main drivers being improved...