refugees

900 Refugees living in Namibia receive food donations

by editor1 / May 02, 2020 / 0 comments

-About 900 refugees living in Namibia have so far received food aid from various institutions since the proclamation of the state of emergency.

Namibia will not take in refugees without proper profiling - Kapofi

by editor1 / Dec 13, 2019 / 0 comments

-The Namibian authorities have pronounced themselves on the immigration crisis of refugees flocking into Namibia from South Africa.

84 Former Dukwi refugees transported to their villages

by editor1 / Sep 18, 2019 / 0 comments

-The 84 refugees who arrived in the Zambezi from Dukwi refugee camp in Botswana have been transported to their respective villages.

Namibia develops mechanisms to focus on migration

by editor1 / Feb 17, 2019 / 0 comments

-Namibia will develop mechanisms to implement the action plan which was approved at the 32nd Summit of the African Union.

Africa must address root causes of refugee problem - Nandi-Ndaitwah

by editor1 / Feb 09, 2019 / 0 comments
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Nampa

Africa must address the root causes of refugees, returnees and internally displaced persons, Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah has said.

Directorate of Refugees Administration hosts workshop on refugee determination

by editor1 / Jan 31, 2019 / 0 comments

The Directorate of Refugees Administration in the Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration is currently hosting a three day workshop on refugee determination.

Namibian refugees return home from Botswana

by editor1 / Jun 30, 2018 / 0 comments

About 20 Namibians who were in the Dukwi Refugee camp in Botswana have returned home as the deadline for the cancellation of their refugee status is approaching.

Government, UNHCR to work on refugees' return to countries of origin

by editor1 / Jun 20, 2018 / 0 comments
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Nampa

-Government has reiterated its commitment to working closely with the United Nations High Commission of Refugees (UNHCR) to facilitate the return of refugees to their countries of origin.

Home Affairs to ensure all refugees enjoy equal rights

by editor1 / Dec 11, 2017 / 0 comments

-The Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration will ensure that all refugees in Namibia continue to enjoy equal rights as citizens.

Town in New York state thrives because of refugees

by editor / Nov 17, 2016 / 0 comments

With anti refugee rhetoric prevalent throughout the US presidential campaign, many Americans have expressed concern about the economic impact on refugees. But one community in upstate New York has rolled out the welcome mat to refugees.