Nov 202015

The Desert Research Foundation of Namibia is organizing a Training Workshop on Applying Ecosystem Approaches at Basin Scale with technical support from the International Union for Conservation of Nature East and Southern Africa (IUCN ESARO). The training is made possible through the generous financial support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The [Read more…]

Nov 162015
Commemorating 20 Years Of Tackling Climate Change In Namibia

The Hanns Seidel Foundation (HSF) and DRFN are co-implementing a three year project from 2015-2017 with the focus on contributing to environmental sustainability through awareness-raising on environmental protetion and climate change adaptation and mitigation. HSF published a newspaper inlay titled Commemorating 20 Years Of Tackling Climate Change In Namibia 1995-2015. Please visit our facebook page [Read more…]

Nov 162015
Youth Forum - 17 November 2015 - Nice Restaurant at 14:30

Topic of discussion: Youth opportunities for development,financing and empowerment in the water,sanitation and environment sectors. Water is the main driver for current and future socio-economic growth, development and more importantly, improved livelihoods. In order to effect development and sustainable utilization of our water resources on a national scale, there is a need to establish mechanisms [Read more…]

Nov 112015
Improving Integrity and Accountability in the provision of water and sanitation services through the Integrity Management Toolbox - Public Dialogue

Drawing lessons from the implementation of the project titled: “Building the Capacity for Participatory Democracy and Development for Improved Access to Water and Sanitation Services”, which is funded by the Embassy of Finland and being implemented by the Desert Research Foundation of Namibia (DRFN) in partnership with the Anti-Corruption Commission of Namibia (ACC) and cewas, [Read more…]