Namibia

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 [...]

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: [...]

8 04, 2024

CONNECTING SOUTHERN AFRICA TO THE REST OF THE WORLD

2024-04-08T09:25:58+00:00 April 8th, 2024|NEWS|

OMAKE MOMENT with the Namibia Trade Network Have you ever wondered how all the products end up on the store shelves we visit? It’s a bit like raising a child – it takes community effort. Similarly, moving goods to and from Namibia involves multiple communities and leaders working together to manage the transportation routes across [...]

5 04, 2024

EMPOWERING NAMIBIA’S FUTURE

2024-04-08T09:26:32+00:00 April 5th, 2024|NEWS|

Debmarine Namibia's 2024 Bursary Awards Spark Brilliance in Education and Beyond Bursaries are an important component of widening participation in higher education. Debmarine Namibia, through its commitment to education, capacity and skills development, is empowering Namibia’s future leaders. The recipients of the Debmarine Namibia bursaries for the 2024 academic year were recently announced, once again [...]

11 03, 2024

NAMIBIA TRAINS 2000 ENTREPRENEURS UNDER EMPRETEC

2024-03-11T11:01:50+00:00 March 11th, 2024|NEWS|

Article by: Business Express EMPRETEC Namibia which first trained entrepreneurs on 16 October 2019 has now trained close to 2000 entrepreneurs of which about 30% were vulnerable categories, Minister of Industrialisation and Trade, Lucia Iipumbu has said. EMPRETEC Namibia, is a collaboration between the Ministry and UNDP Namibia with the aim to train MSMEs and larger [...]

6 03, 2024

SCHOOL OF VET MEDICINE

2024-03-13T09:00:44+00:00 March 6th, 2024|NEWS|

Omake Moment - March 2024 You may be surprised to learn that the work that veterinarians do affects us all, and this has nothing to do with whether you are a pet owner or not. Due to the interconnectedness of the health of animals, people and the environment, veterinarians play a critical role in environmental [...]

5 03, 2024

ECONOMIC PROGRESS UNDER NAMIBIA’S LATE PRESIDENT

2024-03-13T09:01:34+00:00 March 5th, 2024|ECONOMIC PULSE, NEWS|

Economic Pulse – March 2024 His Excellency Dr Hage Geingob embarked on his presidency in 2015 amidst a wave of public support, having secured 86% of the presidential vote in 2014. However, with Geingob’s inauguration as the third president of Namibia, he inherited an overheated economy rapidly running out of steam. While Namibia had been [...]