May 272011
CuveWaters livelihoods improvement

On 11th March 2011 a half day workshop was held in Uuvudhiya Constituency in Omusati region. The purpose of the workshop was to discuss sub-surface water storage in Iipopo village. The aims were: • To provide information and discuss site selection for where the sub surface tanks will be constructed. • To present and explain [Read more…]

May 272011
E-CAP: Performance support team in Kalkrand

In April the E-CAP team visited Kalkrand Village Council. The purpose was to pilot the Performance Support Team (PST) approach based on the recommendations of the Namibian Integrated Water Resource Management Plan (IWRMP). The aim of the visit was to discuss challenges that the village council is facing with regard to water, sanitation and solid [Read more…]

May 272011
DRFN Intern Presentation

DRFN Interns presented research findings at Biodiversity Action Day On 13 May 2011 Riana Kadimba and Pinehas Uupindi attended the Biodiversity Action Day held at Omauni community forest in Okongo Constituency in Ohangwena region. Several presentations on biodiversity and forestry as well as traditional performance were given at the event. The two interns presented key [Read more…]

May 062011
WPI Water group 2011

Sam, Val, Mary Clare and Caitlin in front of the first Otji-toilet built by the ECAP project. Under the ECAP project‘s component aimed at providing targeted support to rural communities, the DRFN has recently begun a pilot study in the southern part of Namibia. The aim of the study was to determine past and current [Read more…]