Pohamba Shifeta

Two national tourism strategic documents launched

by editor / Oct 26, 2016 / 0 comments

The Ministry of Environment and Tourism has pledged to transform Namibia into a competitive tourism destination in Africa and the world at large.

Shifeta defends issuing of environmental clearance certificate

by editor / Oct 20, 2016 / 0 comments

Environment and Tourism Minister Pohamba Shifeta has strongly defended the issuing of an environmental clearance certificate for the offshore mining of phosphate.

Phosphate mining to take place under strict environmental monitoring-Shifeta

by editor / Oct 19, 2016 / 0 comments

Environment and Tourism Minister Pohamba Shifeta, has reacted to the recent issuing of an Environmental Clearance Certificate for phosphate mining exploration.

Namibia gets a compromise on blanket ban in the global trade in ivory

by editor / Oct 03, 2016 / 0 comments
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conservationaction.co.za

Namibia has succeeded in getting a compromise on the blanket ban on the global trade in ivory and trophy hunting at the ongoing Cites conference in South Africa.

Namibia opposed to closing of ivory trading markets

by editor / Sep 19, 2016 / 0 comments

Although Namibia is not participating in any domestic trade in ivory, it does not support the closing of the markets.

A motion to ratify the Paris Agreement tabled

by editor / Sep 15, 2016 / 0 comments

Environment and Tourism Minister Pohamba Shifeta tabled a motion to ratify the Paris Agreement on climate change in the National Assembly.

Shifeta welcomes international airlines

by producers / Sep 01, 2016 / 0 comments

Environment and Tourism Minister has welcomed the international airlines that will be flying to Namibia. Pohamba Shifeta sees the increase in the number of international airlines operating in Namibia as good business for the tourism industry.

All Ministries and private companies urged to develop Environmental Management Plans

by editor / Aug 05, 2016 / 0 comments
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thevillager.com.na

The Environment and Tourism Minister has reiterated a call for all ministries and private companies to develop Environmental Management Plans. Shifeta says plans are necessary to ensure better environmental care.

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