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18 05, 2024

NAMIBIA LEADS SOUTHERN AFRICA IN FIGHT AGAINST WILDLIFE TRAFFICKING

2024-05-20T14:02:34+00:00 May 18th, 2024|NEWS|

Namibia, through an operation dubbed Saving Wildlife through Multilateral Cooperation in Africa (SAMA), has seen 17 cases leading to the interception of 34 illegal shipments of wildlife within Southern Africa. According to the Regional Intelligence Liaison Offices Head for East and Southern Africa (ESA), Sitheni Ncube, operation SAMA took place between 1 January 2024 and [...]

18 05, 2024

NAMIBIA COMMENDED IN HIV AND HEPATITIS B BATTLE

2024-05-20T14:04:23+00:00 May 18th, 2024|NEWS|

Namibia is making significant strides in combating the transmission of HIV and Hepatitis B from mother to child, showcasing the effectiveness of government-led initiatives in addressing these two global health challenges, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). On Monday (May 6), the WHO awarded Namibia with “silver tier” and “bronze tier” certifications for its [...]

18 05, 2024

NAMIBIA INTERNATIONAL ENERGY CONFERENCE TRIUMPHS WITH GLOBAL PARTICIPATION

2024-05-20T14:05:56+00:00 May 18th, 2024|NEWS|

Last week, the 6th edition of the Namibia International Energy Conference convened more than 750 attendees from 46 nations, 22 nations more than previous years, at the serene Droombos, Windhoek. This gathering served as a pivotal platform for deliberating on exciting developments in its Namibia’s energy landscape allowing delegates to reimagine the possibilities for our [...]

18 05, 2024

U.S. GOVERNMENT SUPPORTS PUBLIC PHARMACIES TO IMPROVE SERVICES ACROSS NAMIBIA

2024-05-20T14:07:39+00:00 May 18th, 2024|NEWS|

With approximately 350 health facilities offering pharmaceutical services in Namibia, capacity building and technical support is crucial to maintaining top-quality service provision. For many pharmacists, day-to-day business and the high number of patients leave little time for training in key areas such as medicine safety and health commodity management. But for pharmacists like Anna Naukushu, [...]

18 05, 2024

COW, MTC COMBINE FORCES TO COMBAT CRIME USING MODERN TECHNOLOGY

2024-05-20T14:10:45+00:00 May 18th, 2024|NEWS|

Charged with the responsibility to ensure the safety and security within the jurisdiction of the city, coupled with the increasing need for smart policing, the leadership of the Municipal Council of Windhoek and Namibia’s premier digital enabler, MTC, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding which will see the two parties deploy, through the Windhoek City [...]

29 04, 2024

CAPRICORN CORNER BECOMES 1ST OPERATIONAL BUILDING IN NAMIBIA TO RECEIVE IFC’S EDGE ADVANCED GREEN BUILDING CERTIFICATION

2024-05-20T14:14:22+00:00 April 29th, 2024|NEWS, THE GREEN ECONOMY|

MEDIA RELEASE On 28 March 2024, The Capricorn Corner building, Capricorn Group's state-of-the-art office facilities in Klein Windhoek, earned EDGE Advanced green building certification, the green building certification from the International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private sector arm of the World Bank Group. The certification, presented by EDGE certification partner - Green Business Building Certification [...]

24 04, 2024

NAVIGATING RISK IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES

2024-05-20T14:16:42+00:00 April 24th, 2024|NEWS|

Thought Leadership article: by Horst Simon, Business Risk Officer, Capricorn Group Sub-Saharan Africa, home to diverse cultures, abundant resources, and dynamic economies, is a region of immense potential. However, amidst its promise lies a landscape fraught with risks that demand attention and initiative-taking strategies. From political instability and security threats to environmental vulnerabilities and health [...]

24 04, 2024

UNAM STUDENTS LEAD THE CHARGE IN ORAL HEALTH EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY OUTREACH

2024-05-20T14:18:26+00:00 April 24th, 2024|NEWS|

In the spirit of fostering a healthier community, the University of Namibia’s School of Dentistry, along with the Dental Students Association of Namibia, marked World Oral Health Day through an impactful community outreach initiative. This year’s theme, “Happy Mouth, Happy Body,” resonated across the activities held recently, emphasising the deep connection between oral health and [...]

23 04, 2024

MULTICHOICE NAMIBIA HOSTS MASTERCLASS WITH SOUTH AFRICAN FILMMAKER MUNEERA SALLIES

2024-05-20T14:20:12+00:00 April 23rd, 2024|NEWS|

…female filmmakers inspired “own their professional space” MultiChoice Namibia teamed up with famed South African director, producer and KykNET commissioning editor, Muneera Sallies, to host a masterclass for women in the local film and tv industry, themed: ‘owning your professional space’. Muneera Sallies has been part of the MultiChoice Namibia local content project Ombura, as [...]

8 04, 2024

UNVEILING THE FISCAL LANDSCAPE OF NAMIBIA

2024-04-11T08:43:04+00:00 April 8th, 2024|ECONOMIC PULSE, NEWS|

Economic Pulse Namibia’s annual budgetary process is a crucial aspect of the country’s economic planning and fiscal management. In previous years, the government has presented comprehensive budgets aimed at addressing key national priorities, fostering economic growth and ensuring the wellbeing of its citizens. This year, the Namibian FY2024/25 budget is anchored on three policy pillars: [...]