Covid-19 wreaks havoc on families

While there is hardly any family or community in Namibia that has not been tormented by COVID-19, some families have endured losses multiple times, with the virus taking parents, children and siblings – sometimes within days of each other. By Friday, 09 July, COVID-19...

Michael !Goreseb Namibia Wildlife Resorts snake handler

The mere mention of the word snake sends chills up some people's spines, however for Mr Micheal !Goreseb, Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) Limited snake handler, these species fascinate him. Having worked at NWR's Namutoni resort for the past 14 years and recently...

The Basics of Chicken Production

Poultry farming is a fast-growing emerging farming enterprise across all 14 regions of Namibia. Chickens are kept for the production of meat and eggs that provide a healthy source of good quality protein needed by the human body. Generally, there are 3 types of...

Leveraging the power of youth for a better peace

Over the past year, to be a United Nations peacekeeper in the field has meant adopting new levels of flexibility and resilience in the face of evolving challenges. A hard job has become even harder. As this global pandemic wreaks havoc, tens of thousands of women and...