Poultry Industry Master Plan To Boost Competitiveness Of Local Producers.

The Namibian government, through the Ministry of Industrialization and Trade (MIT), is collaborating with relevant stakeholders to develop a Namibian Poultry Industry Master Plan, aimed at improving the competitiveness of the industry. The new plan will include facilitating egg production, day old chicks, broiler production, as well as value added products. Former Minister Tjekero Tweya…

NamPower Pushes Rural Electrification Programme.

NamPower continues to play its part in the realisation of Namibia’s rural electrification, 30 years after the country’s independence. The Rural Electrification Programme was initiated soon after independence in 1990, to extend the national grid and provide electricity to rural communities. The programme targets rural communities and un-electrified public institutions countrywide. Its primary objectiveis to…

Community Conservation Programme Gets Financial Boost.

The Community Conservation Fund of Namibia (CCFN), which will help take the country’s flagship natural resources conservation programme to the next level, has been launched. The creation of the CCFN will reduce the Community Based Natural Resources Management (CBNRM) sector’s dependence on external funding support, taking into account Namibia’s designation as a Medium Income Country.…