Today a team of 87 volunteers from Ireland under the auspices of Action Ireland Trust left Dublin for Lesotho to implement the third phase of their five-year integrated programme in the Country. The main components of the programme include capacity building of teachers, farmers and planners and provision of medical services, at the selected institutions. The travelling group comprises students, teachers, parents, medical professionals, agricultural experts and planners.
The group has also included eco-tourism activities in their programme while in Lesotho. This year the team will visit Kome Caves and Malealea.
The team will arrive in Lesotho on the 08 February and depart on the 20 February 2014.
The Team at Dublin Airport just before departure.