FAO in Namibia
Namibia recently held her National Food Systems Dialogues in preparation for the United Nations Food Systems Summit scheduled for next month September 2021. The virtual dialogues commenced on 29 July and ended on 16 August, encompassed nine unique sessions with various thematic topics all meant to cross-examine how Namibia can move...
Eunda, Namibia - Shetuuka Shetuuka has always had a passion for farming, particularly gardening. Growing up in Eunda, a small village in Omusati region, north-central Namibia, farming played a dominant role in his life. “My mother nurtured in me a passion for gardening at a very early age,” said Shetuuka. “At...
Elim, Namibia – “We were expecting a plentiful harvest this year but the locust outbreak is threatening to undo our hard work,” says a visibly distressed Wilhem Asser. Asser is a communal farmer in Elim, a rural settlement nestled in Namibia’s north central region of Omusati. The area has had its...
Windhoek, Namibia - The project signing ceremony to kick off the implementation of the Namibia component of the transboundary Community Conservancy Sustainable Wildlife Management (SWM) project was launched in Windhoek this week, between the Government of the Republic of Namibia, the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the French Development...
Katima Mulilo, Namibia - The Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) continues to assist Namibia to fight the outbreak of locusts by donating insecticide and other vital equipment to battle the scourge. The FAO donated Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as safety gumboots, cotton overalls, chemical guard overalls, locust surveillance/monitoring and reporting tools...
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