Government urged to implement long-term poverty alleviation plans and strategies

by editor1 / May 09, 2018 / 0 comments

Two National Council parliamentarians say the Government should come up with clear long-term plans to alleviate poverty.

Information Ministry underscores importance of media in eradicating poverty

by editor1 / Oct 27, 2017 / 0 comments
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-The Ministry of Information and Communication Technology has underscored the importance of media in the country's efforts to eradicate poverty.

Nearly 25% of //Karas Region's children face severe poverty

by editor1 / Oct 26, 2017 / 0 comments

With a population of nearly 90 000 inhabitants, the //Karas Region faces severe poverty among nearly 25% of children.

Poverty levels among //Karas youth high

by editor1 / Aug 01, 2017 / 0 comments

-With a relatively young population and nearly 25% of the unemployed population never having completed primary education, poverty levels among young people in the //Karas Region are on the increase.

Government calls on stakeholders to help fight poverty

by editor1 / Jun 24, 2017 / 0 comments

Government has called on individuals, community members and businesses to join in the fight against poverty in the country to eradicate the scourge.

Fisheries Minister calls on companies to help in the fight against poverty

by editor1 / Jun 21, 2017 / 0 comments

The Fisheries and Marine Resources minister is calling for the introduction of a score card, to rate efforts by the private sector, to alleviate poverty.

Poverty levels in Namibia have declined - Tom Alweendo

by editor1 / Apr 03, 2017 / 0 comments
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-Economic Planning Minister Tom Alweendo, says poverty levels in Namibia have declined.

Wanaheda family to sell house to meet their needs

by editor / Mar 07, 2017 / 0 comments

-A poor family living in Windhoek's Wanaheda residential area is faced with a tough decision to sell their only property - their house - just to meet the family's needs.

Topnaar community in Namib Desert still live in abject poverty

by editor / Oct 05, 2016 / 0 comments

A large number of Topnaar, a marginalised community in the Namib Desert, still live in abject poverty.

A man who derives income from selling glasses made out of bottles

by editor / Aug 30, 2016 / 0 comments

While thousands of Namibians continue to languish in poverty, some have taken a decision to actively seek opportunities to get out of the cycle of poverty.