When a young woman, Magano Ndemufayo, approached our Peace Corps volunteer and asked, “Can you help the young women in Drimiopsis?”  the DRFN recognized that a women’s group focused on financial literacy, life skills, and income opportunities may be a strong platform for sustainable self-sufficiency.  The group met for the first time on October 31st with nine motivated and capable women who named their new organization and got right to work planning a project to raise funds in the spirit of self-sufficiency.  

Each meeting will focus on financial literacy, life skills, and income producing opp...

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Join the launch of the exciting new publication titled Environmental Awareness for Sustainable Development: A Resource Book for Namibia. The launch is on Monday 6 November from 11h00 to 12h00 at the House of Democracy in Windhoek West. Entrance is free and you can pick up your free copy of the book. Refreshments will be served. RSVP using this link:  https://buff.ly/2xCLrI9



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The Think Namibia campaign is about to enter its second phase with new content, a new manager and new branding. Be a part of this exciting new work on 8 November 2017 at 18h30 at NICE Restaurant in Windhoek. RSVP to enviroproject@hsf.org.na before 3 November to reserve your seat.

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The DRFN is the accredited National Implementing Entity (NIE) of the Adaptation Fund (AF) since 2012. The AF funding aims to assist developing countries build resilience and adapt to climate change.

The Adaptation Fund board recently approved funding for a four-year project. This project proposal which was developed by NamWater as the executing entity and was approved during the AF’s 30th board meeting which was held during 12-13 October 2017 in Bonn, Germany.

The project will pilot a desalination plant with renewable power and membrane technology in Southern Namibia, commencing in the first q...

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