The Ambassador presented her credentials to King Letsie III [fr]
- Cérémonie de remise des lettres de créance de S.E. Elisabeth Barbier au roi du Lesotho
- Son Excellence Elisabeth Barbier, Ambassadrice de France au Lesotho, et Sa Majesté Letsie III, roi du Lesotho
On 23 January 2014, H.E. Elisabeth Barbier, Ambassador of France, presented her credentials to King Letsie III in presence of the local media. On this opportunity, the great relation between Lesotho and France have been enhanced, especially through cooperation projects in the field of French learning and police training. France’s involvement for the development of Lesotho, in particular through a strong contribution to the Global Fund, was also underlined.
After the credentials ceremony, the ambassador met Prime Minister Thabane as well as several government members: Deputy Prime minister Mothetjoa Metsing, Health minister Rosemary Manamolela, Education and Training minister Priscilla Mosothoane, and Development Planning minister Moektsi Mojoro.
The ambassador seized the opportunity of this meeting to thank the Education and Training minister for her strong support for the cooperation in French language. As in 2012 and in 2013, 3000 new books have been donated to the ministry. Trainings sessions will be organized during the year to assist professors using them.