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Independent experts nominated by country party

Mohale Gabriel Sekoto

First name
Mohale Gabriel
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Other Disciplines
Natural Resource Management
UN languages spoken


Job function
Chief Range Management Officer
Department of Livestock Services
Telephone number
9 266 325 187/317 284
Work experience
- Currently, I am the Chief Range Management Officer who is responsible for proper administration of Range Management Division in order to carry out the national goals addressing proper management of the rangelands; doing general administration and managerial supervision of division; programmes falling under various sections including support services; ensuring adequate service to the range livestock community in a technical and advisory role; and doing all necessary coordination and liaison with other divisions within the ministry, other ministries and organisations
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
M.Sc., Range Science, Utah State University, USA, 1989_x000D_
B.Sc., Renewable Natural Resources with major in Range Management, University of Arizona, USA, 1985_x000D_
Diploma, Range Management, Egerton College, Kenya, 1981_x000D_
Certificate, Agriculture, Lesotho Agricultural College, Lesotho, 1976
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Sekoto, M.G. and Mafisa, C.T., 1997: Livestock Development in Lesotho. Proceedings of the CTA seminar on livestock development policies in Eastern and Southern Africa, Mbabane;_x000D_
2. Lepheana, R., Maile, N., Mofolo, S., Mosenye, M., Mothepu, M., Motsamai, B., Polaki, M. and Sekoto, M., 1995: Status of Biological Diversity Conservation and Utilization in Lesotho. Proceedings of the workshop on setting up of national and international strategies to implement the convention on biological diversity, Malawi;_x000D_
3. Sekoto, M.G., 1994: Range and Livestock Associations. Proceedings of the workshops for Honorable Ministers, Principal Chiefs and Members of Parliament, Lesotho;_x000D_
4. Sekoto, M.G., 1993: Lesotho's efforts to improve rangelands management through reassignment of users to specific cattle posts. Proceedings of the SARCCUS meeting, Malawi;_x000D_
5. Sekoto, M.G., 1992: Improvement of rangelands and livestock through community based associations in Lesotho. Proceedings of the workshop on p
Other activities
Member, Society for Range Management_x000D_
Member, Grassland Society of Southern Africa
Organisation name
Ministry of Agriculture
Organisation street address
P.B. A 82, 100
Organisation city
Organisation country