The Kingdom of Lesotho ambassador gave a lecture for the series of lectures of SADC
December 25, 2015
On the 16th of December 2015 (Thursday), the ninth lecture in the series provided by the Southern African Development Community (SADC) was given by His Excellency Mr. Richard RAMOELETSI, the ambassador of the Kingdom of Lesotho in Japan. Various topics were covered including what are white diamonds, the lack of gender disparity in the Kingdom of Lesotho, familiar brands of clothing which are sewn in the Kingdom of Lesotho and why the Kingdom of Lesotho is called “the Kingdom in the Sky”.
This series of lectures is held as a required subject for first-year undergraduates majoring in Africa.To promote exchange between Japan and Southern African Countries, the lectures are also open to TUFS students and faculty members without registration.
Date and Time: 10:10 – 11:40 a.m. on Wednesdays (see the schedule below for the exact dates)
Venue: Room 207 at the Research and Lecture Building in the Fuchu Campus
Contact for inquiries: Associate Prof. Sakai, at
sakai_makiko[at]tufs.ac.jp. (Please replace [at] with @).
Visit to President Tateishi
At the lecture
Schedule for the Series of Lectures 2015
|Week2||Oct. 14||Republic of Zimbabwe|
|Week3||Oct. 21||Republic of Zambia|
|Week4||Oct. 28||United Republic of Tanzania|
|Week5||Nov. 4||Republic of South Africa|
|Week6||Nov. 11||Republic of Namibia|
|Week7||Nov. 25||Republic of Mozambique|
|Week8||Dec. 2||Republic of Malawi|
|Week9||Dec. 9||Republic of Madagascar|
|Week10||Dec. 16||Kingdom of Lesotho|
|Week11||Jan. 6||Democratic Republic of the Congo|
|Week12||Jan. 13||Republic of Botswana|
|Week13||Jan. 20||Republic of Angola|