Mar 272015
Building the Capacity for Participatory Democracy and Development for Improved Access to Water and Sanitation Services

Training took place from 19-24 March with two Northern Local Authorities ( Oshakati and Oshikuku).   The training was conducted by Dr Johaness Heeb from cewas, in partnership with DRFN. Staff members from the Anti Corruption Commission (ACC), from Windhoek, Otjiwarongo and Swakopmund were also present. The DRFN has partnered up with the ACC to [Read more…]

Mar 252015
Business Breakfast Meeting: A resounding success

The Business Breakfast meeting on Promoting Good Governance in the Provision of Water and Sanitation Services: Challnges, Gaps and Opportunities was a success. Here is a summary of some of the outcomes from the meeting. We should all take responsibility for our water resources. We should engage in activities that will facilitate restoration of our [Read more…]

Mar 242015
Invitation to a breakfast meeting 25 March 2015

The Desert Research Foundation of Namibia in collaboration with the Hanns Seidel Foundation (HSF) and the Centre for Water Management Services (cewas) will be co-hosting a business breakfast on the 25th of March 2015 at Nice Restaurant from 08:00 am to 10:30 am. The topic for this ‘Dialogue’ is: Promoting Good Governance in the Provision [Read more…]

Mar 192015
World Water Day 22 March

Piet du Pisani, the Director of the DRFN handed over books to Maria Amakali, the Director of Resource Management in the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry and Cynthia Ortmann, the Chair of the Local Organizing committee. This is in preparation for the commemoration of the World Wetlands/Water Day. This year’s celebrations will be held [Read more…]