Environment

LRON focus on north-eastern Namibia

3 weeks ago - 26 October 2017 | Environment

Author Johan Snyman is the guest speaker at next Thursday’s (2 November) Land Rover Owners (LRON) social evening. This month’s theme focuses on north-eastern Namibia – routes he has personally driven, logged and described; a...

Hunting in the spotlight

1 month - 05 October 2017 | Environment

In this month's edition of Park Talk hosted by the Franco Namibian Cultural Centre along with the Namibia Nature Foundation at 18:00 this evening, the issue of repositioning hunting in Namibia's communal conservancies is discussed.In...

Okahandja stands together

1 month - 28 September 2017 | Environment

Residents of Okahandja joined forces and began cleaning the town to restore their title as the Garden Town.It warmed his heart when a team of children and adults picked up 55 bags of refuse at...

'n Boetie van 'n muil

1 month - 21 September 2017 | Environment

Yolanda NelJa, die donkie is ’n wonderlike ding. Hy trek as hy staan en hy vrek as hy gaan. Hy rol in die sand en hy eet die koerant.So sing almal oor die dier wat...

Sand mining to be regulated

3 months ago - 03 August 2017 | Environment

Yolanda NelUncontrolled mining of sand and gravel should become a thing of the past, after the City of Windhoek (CoW) last week approved a policy to regulate these extractions.At last week's council briefing, the CoW...

Lucky continues to capture hearts

3 months ago - 03 August 2017 | Environment

From being a TV star to surrogate mom to many orphaned cheetah cubs that come to N/a’an ku sê Wildlife Sanctuary, Lucky has lived quite...

Should plastic bag levies be introduced?

3 months ago - 03 August 2017 | Environment

The Environmental Economics Network of Namibia in cooperation with the Namibia Scientific Society hosts a panel discussion on if the introduction of plastic bag levies...

UN saves big

3 months ago - 03 August 2017 | Environment

Following the installation of solar panels at UN House in Windhoek at the beginning of May, their power use has decreased by almost half, which...

Batteries disposed of safely

3 months ago - 27 July 2017 | Environment

Nearly 85 kilograms of batteries have already been safely disposed of since battery bins were placed at various outlets in the capital two weeks ago.“The...

Miss Namibia joins ISAP

4 months ago - 13 July 2017 | Environment

Following her crowning, Miss Namibia 2017 Sunè January, pledged her commitment to the Intelligence Support Against Poaching (ISAP) earlier this week. Fritz Kaufmann of ISAP...

Dumping batteries safely

4 months ago - 06 July 2017 | Environment

The Recycle Namibia Forum (RNF) launched its first battery collection bins last Friday, enabling residents to safely dispose of their used household batteries. This initiative...

SunCycles creates sustainable travel

5 months ago - 26 May 2017 | Environment

Yolanda NelIn an effort to create a more sustainable transport sector in the country, SunCycles Namibia has an alternative mobility option available.They specialise in e-mobility...

Environment

Eyes on the river will...

7 months ago - 13 April 2017 | Environment

Mariana Balt - Windhoek Express recently spoke with Leon Barnard and Alastair Rendall about their planned Riverwalk project for the capital.The Riverwalk project seeks to...

Save the environment by using...

7 months ago - 30 March 2017 | Environment

A campaign for a plastic free environment was launched at the Namibia Scientific Society recently. Elize Shakalela, an independent environmental legal consultant and Miss Earth...

How to grow food...

7 months ago - 23 March 2017 | Environment

A new handbook which looks at urban agriculture was compiled in Windhoek recently by Ina Wilkie from the World Future Council.The handbook gives information on...

Ssslippery road halts traffic

8 months ago - 16 March 2017 | Environment

During the afternoon rush hour on Tuesday traffic on Auas Road near the circle to the Western Bypass was blocked for some time after a...

Green in every way

8 months ago - 23 February 2017 | Environment

The popular Green Market at the Stephanus Kirche in Klein Windhoek recently hosted its first recycling market day. In coordination with the Recycling Forum Namibia...

Swaar dra met 'n ligte...

9 months ago - 16 February 2017 | Environment

Die bekende radio-omroeper van Kosmos 94.1, JP Nel, moes Dinsdagoggend op onkonvensionele wyse en kaalvoet die eerste deel van sy daaglikse reis werk toe aanpak....

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