As we commence with the new year we would  like to extend a hand of appreciation to all our esteemed stakeholders and we look forward to yet another year of collaboration.

Once again we would like to remind our stakeholders that the DRFN will be celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2020, and therefore we are calling on all alumni of the DRFN (students, staff, interns, researchers, associates, board members, volunteers, sponsors etc) to assist us with the compilation of a "memory book" to mark this milestone. If you have been a part of the DRFN in one way or another please send us an email with ...

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Dear Esteemed Partners,

Please note that we have officially closed our offices for the holidays as from 17 December 2018. We will re-open as from the 14th of January 2019.

Wishing you a blessed festive season and a wonderful new year!

DRFN team

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The application template can be downloaded here: Project pre-concept form AF 2019 (1).doc

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The Desert Research Foundation of Namibia (DRFN), in its capacity as the accredited National Implementing Entity for the Adaptation Fund (AF) in Namibia, hereby calls for the submission of pre-concepts for proposed climate change adaptation projects to be carried out in Namibia.

The AF finances climate change adaptation projects in the following 9 sectors:

•        Agriculture

•        Coastal Zone Management

•        Disaster Risk Reduction

•        Food Security

•        Forests

•        Multisector Projects

•        Rural Development

•        Urban Development

•        Water Management


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