Interview: Environment Minister on the suspension of timber harvesting

Interview: Environment Minister on the suspension of timber harvesting

The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry last year suspended the issuance of forestry permits for harvesting, transportation, marketing and exportation of timber.
Many reacted angrily to the decision as they were forced to stop also with the transportation and exportation of any timber.
Minister of Environment and Tourism, Pohamba Shifeta explains the current situation.