Lesotho: WFP and Government of Lesotho Launch Innovative Technology to Enhance Governance

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Maseru — The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and Government of Lesotho have today launched an innovative geospatial platform that will boost evidence-based decision making on issues of national concern and enhance overall governance. The initiative, which is valued at US$ 1.1 million, was undertaken as part of efforts to enhance government’s capacity on a wide range of issues – including territorial planning, early warning, food and nutrition security monitoring, vulnerability assessment and analysis.

“With the Geospatial project, we have a powerful tool at our disposal to enhance the efficiency of territorial planning” said Hon. Samuel Ntsokoane Matekane, Prime Minister of Lesotho. The launch of the Geospatial project is just the beginning of a new era in our country’s development. As we expand its implementation nationwide, we will witness the positive impact it has on various sectors, including urban planning, agriculture, transportation, and disaster management.”

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