Social Issues

Rolspelers vergader oor straatkinders

2 days ago - 25 November 2021 | Social Issues

Die ministerie in die presidensie verantwoordelik vir geslagsgelykheid, armoede-uitwissing en maatskaplike welsyn is die gasheer van ’n driedaagse slypskool om ’n oplossing te probeer vind vir kinders wat op straat bly en werk en in...

OM support for communities

3 days ago - 24 November 2021 | Social Issues

In the last two quarters of 2021, Old Mutual supported various community project initiatives to the tune of N$63 000. This included support of the University of Namibia (Unam) Foundation that hosted a Chancellor’s Charity...

Down Syndrome Day celebrated with pop-in festival

1 week ago - 18 November 2021 | Social Issues

“FNB Namibia, through the FirstRand Namibia Foundation, has been a proud sponsor of the Down Syndrome Association of Namibia (DSAN) for several years. We joined them once again in commemorating the 2021 Namibia Down Syndrome...

App to help hearing impaired

1 week ago - 18 November 2021 | Social Issues

Windhoek • [email protected]“I urge every Namibian to make a special effort to become a campaigner for people with disabilities,” the Deputy Minister for Disability Affairs in the ministry in the presidency responsible for gender equality,...

Music keeping kids off the streets

1 week ago - 18 November 2021 | Social Issues

Windhoek • [email protected] the first lockdown last year, the Amazing Grace Brass Band was established in Katutura to keep children who could not go to school, off the streets. Today, 15 children are part of...

Fate of Omaheke’s San in the spotlight

1 week ago - 17 November 2021 | Social Issues

Windhoek • [email protected] ministry in the presidency responsible for gender equality, poverty eradication and social welfare responded to questions about the condition of San members...

Special support for SPCA

1 week ago - 16 November 2021 | Social Issues

The SPCA recently hosted its annual Animals by Night fundraiser – a fun evening bringing animal lovers, sponsors, and talented Namibian artists together in aid...

Agt maatskaplike werkers vir die hele Khomas

1 week ago - 15 November 2021 | Social Issues

Windhoek • [email protected]’n Petisie wat die haglike werksomstandighede van maatskaplike werkers uitlig en geskryf deur ’n groep maatskaplike werkers in die Khomasstreek aan die ministerie...

Nampol donates to Otjomuise soup kitchen

1 week ago - 15 November 2021 | Social Issues

As part of the seventh national conference of the Namibian Police Women's Network (Nampol), officers handed over food and hygiene items to those in need,...

Heart for Groot Aub’s furry friends

2 weeks ago - 12 November 2021 | Social Issues

FNB, through the FirstRand Namibia Foundation, supported the Namibian Animal Welfare Association (NAWA) with N$100 000 towards veterinary consulting room services in Groot Aub -...

Own ‘baby saver box’ for Gobabis

2 weeks ago - 10 November 2021 | Social Issues

Gobabis • [email protected]’s second baby saving box in which women can leave their babies that they cannot care for, without fear of persecution, has been...

Facelift for RHB’s Greenhouse Planting Project

2 weeks ago - 09 November 2021 | Social Issues

The Capricorn Group supported one of its employees’ personal volunteer initiatives which was selected as the winning entry following the launch of an internal #Changemaker...

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Donated vehicle for E.M.A.

3 weeks ago - 04 November 2021 | Social Issues

E.M.A. Rescue Service recently received a new emergency & rescue response vehicle for use in Windhoek to serve the public and assist in case of...

EduDrink: Enjoying your tipple in...

3 weeks ago - 01 November 2021 | Social Issues

Namibia Breweries Limited (NBL) launched EduDrink – its latest investment aimed at combating the harmful use of alcohol – today.Complementing various other NBL initiatives in...

Township women learn to sew

1 month - 27 October 2021 | Social Issues

Twenty-eight Windhoek women recently successfully completed a three-month sewing course at the City of Windhoek (CoW).The course was conducted at the UN Plaza Community Hall...

Shoes heading to Omaheke

1 month - 27 October 2021 | Social Issues

Project Never Walk Alone (PNWA), led by Tim Ekandjo, announced the distribution of the second batch of 1300 pairs of shoes to the needy in...

NGOs learn the ropes

1 month - 22 October 2021 | Social Issues

The Capricorn Foundation and Lithon Foundation presented an informative, online capacity building workshop for NGO’s earlier this year, discussing the ever-changing environment of non-profit organisations...

CoW community meetings continue

1 month - 20 October 2021 | Social Issues

City of Windhoek councillors are in the process of engaging residents in a series of informative and consultative meetings at the moment.These meetings aim to...

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