Fisheries Ministry

Fisheries Minister calls for patience among new fishing rights applicants

by editor1 / Feb 20, 2019 / 0 comments

New fishing rights applicants are called on to be patient as the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources is now at the final stage of concluding its evaluation process in a transparent way.

Ministry to gazette fishing scorecard before end of 2018

by editor1 / Sep 16, 2018 / 0 comments

Fisheries and Marine Resources Minister says the scorecard to determine quota allocations will be gazetted before the year ends.

CNFA applauds Fisheries Ministry for ensuring Namibians benefit from marine resources

by editor1 / Aug 07, 2018 / 0 comments
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-The Confederation of Namibian Fishing Associations (CNFA) has applauded the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources for ensuring many Namibians benefit from the resources as opposed to only few people in the past.

Budget cuts impair Ministry of Fisheries' ability to control country's waters

by editor1 / Apr 20, 2017 / 0 comments

Budget cuts have impaired the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources' capability to effectively monitor, control and provide surveillance, of the country's waters.

Fisheries dismisses reports that it ignored scientific advice

by editor / Feb 15, 2017 / 0 comments

The Fisheries and Marine Resources Ministry has dismissed reports that Minister Bernhard Esau ignored advice from scientists and pushed ahead with the allocation of pilchard quotas.