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Ambassador Sun Xianghua Attended Hand-over Ceremony of Braille Books to Basotho Federation of Youth with Disabilities
2018/08/12
 

On 9th August 2018, H.E. Dr. Sun Xianghua, Ambassador of the People's Republic of China, attended the Hand-over Ceremony of Braille Books by the ChineseEmbassyto the Basotho Federation of Youth with Disabilities (BFYD) at the  Ministry of Social Development. Hon. Matebatso Doti, Minister of Social Development, Mr. Malefetsane Masasa, Principal Secretary of the Ministry of Social Development, senior officials from Ministry of Social Development, representatives of the Basotho Federation of Youth with Disabilities and journalistsalso attended the event.

Ambassador Sun handed over a batch of braille books to the BFYD at the occasion.

                                                             

In his remarks, Ambassador Sun pointed out that both governments of China and Lesotho attach great importance to safeguarding the rights and well-being of the people with disabilities and empowering them for employments. Ambassador Sun also indicated that with the FOCAC Beijing Summit drawing close,the Embassy and the Chinese community in Lesotho will work hand in hand with all stakeholders of Lesotho including the Ministry of Social Development to deepen the bilateral practical cooperation as well as the friendship between the two peoples.

                                                             

Hon. Doti expressed gratitude to the Chinese government and the Embassy for their supports to the Lesotho people. She emphasizedthat the Ministry will work hard to promote the well-being of the people with disabilities as well as deepeningthe China-Lesotho Cooperation. .

                                                                               

The LTV, LENA and mainstream newspapers reported on the ceremony.

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