Environment

Safeguarding our environment

4 hours ago | Environment

The Delegation of the European Union (EU) in Namibia in collaboration with the City of Windhoek held a #CleanUp campaign in the areas of Havana and Okuryangava recently.Every year, the EU organises an ocean-activism and...

Creating solutions

1 day - 26 October 2021 | Environment

Namibia is known for its pristine environment and landscapes that attract substantial tourists; therefore, the lack of solid waste management if unattended may lead to significant environmental problems such as soil/land, water, and aesthetic pollution.In...

Climate Change in Namibia

1 day - 26 October 2021 | Environment

The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) was established in 1992 in Rio de Janeiro with the mandate to tackle the issue of human-caused climate change. At the end of October this year,...

CCF, Veloce racing to save cheetahs

1 day - 26 October 2021 | Environment

Veloce Racing is disrupting the racing industry, striving to drive change in technology, sport and sustainability, whilst inspiring and educating current and future by partnering with Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) in Namibia to help save...

Water regulations circumvented

1 week ago - 20 October 2021 | Environment

Windhoek • [email protected] The Standing Parliamentary Committee on Natural Resources issued a summons to the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform (MAWLR), which reached the media earlier this week. By Tuesday, the MAWLR, represented...

Eerste globale skatting van belangrikheid van bestuiwers vir plante

1 week ago - 18 October 2021 | Environment

Ongeveer 175 000 plantspesies – die helfte van alle blomplante – maak gedeeltelik of algeheel staat op dierebestuiwers ten einde saad te kan produseer en...

act:now calls for oil drilling moratorium

1 week ago - 15 October 2021 | Environment

Re:wild, Prince Harry, Djimon Hounsou, Leonardo DiCaprio and Forest Whitaker joined local indigenous and civil society leaders and conservationists in Namibia and Botswana in calling...

Professional hunters also conserve wildlife

1 week ago - 14 October 2021 | Environment

Emmanuel KoroThey bring international hunters and income to Africa. Additionally, they contribute to wildlife management and conservation through acceptable hunting ethics. They also use hunting...

‘Mountain’ of e-waste in Namibia

2 weeks ago - 13 October 2021 | Environment

As reported by the United Nations, in 2021 people worldwide will generate an average of 7.6 kilograms of e-waste, a figure that translates to 57.4...

International reaccreditation for EIF

2 weeks ago - 13 October 2021 | Environment

The Environmental Investment Fund (EIF) has been reaccredited to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) for a further 5-year period, after the initial 5-year accreditation lapsed...

Hydrogeological map launched

2 weeks ago - 12 October 2021 | Environment

Windhoek • [email protected] minister of agriculture, water and land reform says that, in his opinion, a total ban on prospecting and mining activities should be...

Fuse remains in the oil barrel

2 weeks ago - 08 October 2021 | Environment

Kavango • [email protected] denies that it is now allegedly trying to bribe community leaders with favours and gifts in the form of social assistance to...

Environment

New book on snakes

3 weeks ago - 01 October 2021 | Environment

Windhoek • [email protected] first book of Namibian snakes by Dr Christo Buys and Francois Theart is now available in bookstores.The book introduces everyone that is...

US climate envoy visits Namibia

3 weeks ago - 01 October 2021 | Environment

A US delegation focused on climate change and clean energy met today with Namibian government officials and civil society to encourage partnerships on clean energy...

Matie soek perfekte resep vir...

3 weeks ago - 01 October 2021 | Environment

’n Nagraadse student in Veekundige Wetenskappe aan die Universiteit Stellenbosch (US), Dakota Guy, is tans besig om ’n plaasvervanger vir regte renostermelk te ontwikkel wat...

ReconAfrica expands seismic surveys

1 month - 21 September 2021 | Environment

Windhoek • [email protected] Namibian Ministry of Environment and the Canadian gas and oil exploration company Reconnaissance Energy Africa (ReconAfrica) initially claimed that the seismic survey...

Focus on water financing

1 month - 19 September 2021 | Environment

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) in collaboration with the Zambezi Watercourse Commission (ZAMCOM), and with technical support of the Global Water Partnership Southern Africa...

Namibians a nation of litterers...

1 month - 19 September 2021 | Environment

Environment minister Pohamba Shifeta said the country is drowning in its own waste of all sorts, from household and industrial waste to medical waste –...

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