The country age network in Lesotho is Lesotho Age Network (LAN). LAN is currently facilitated by the Department of Elderly Care Services (DECS) within the Ministry of Social Development. LAN currently has 12 member organisations.
The scope of LAN is to: advocate for the rights of older people; mobilise older people at the grass root level to work with government and other service providers; facilitate research and disseminate knowledge on ageing; coordinate the work of the different members; develop the capacity of the members; and mobilise resources for the work of the network and its members.
LAN has expertise in the following thematic themes: