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Entrepreneurship in Lesotho – The Past, Present and Future

Here is some fascinating reading from Dr Sean Maliehe (PhD), a postdoctoral research fellow in the Human Economy Programme, Centre for Advancement of Scholarship, University of Pretoria. Dr Maliehe works on the economic history of...

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Sustainable Urbanisation in Africa

A recent paper on Urbanisation in Africa by Cezary M Bednarski one of our architect mentors for rise in the city architecture competition for affordable urban housing in Maseru, Lesotho. Click here to read the paper

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IN LOCO FELLOWS BLOG SERIES #8: 8 months of my life – Four roles in which I rose to the occasion

August 2017: I had just received a call from the Head of Programs from my former beloved school Lerotholi Polytechnic asking me to apply for some fellowship called In loco. I wasn’t interested until the...

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IN LOCO FELLOWS BLOG SERIES #7: The fellowship has transformed the way I see myself

Before I joined the fellowship, I had a secret fear that I’m not fit enough to be a professional architect and building contractor. For that reason, I had a tendency to be reluctant about sharing...

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Guest Blog: by Lujia Zhu – in loco International Workshop participant

Preparing for a possible bad 10-day experience…. I had to make a presentation on Lesotho and rise International for my protective parents in order to get the permission to join the workshop. I pulled images...

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Monthly Film Screenings & Debates

                                                   

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IN LOCO FELLOWS BLOG SERIES #6: Be the change you want to see in the world

“You must be the change you want to see in the world,” Gandhi once said. As a graduate you think that you could never make a difference in the world, but you can. It all...

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in loco fellows blog series #5: Learning, fun, out-of-the-comfort-zone experiences

Adventure and Passion; the two words that come to mind when Mamanti Phothane Makara is mentioned (by the way that is my name). They tell me I am “generally” friendly and I have a charismatic...

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Monthly Guest Lecture Series

                                          

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IN LOCO FELLOWS’ BLOG SERIES #4: Getting The Right Tan

May 5 was my birthday and I was turning 28. I always thought by now I would have all the money I could ever want, a house in the country with horses, a tall, dark...

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