wildlife

SADC countries push for a new deal on wildlife trade

by editor1 / Jun 25, 2019 / 0 comments
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Namibian Presidency

-SADC countries are pushing for a new deal on wildlife trade, which could see them diversifying products and empower rural communities.

MK and others asked to promote Namibia’s wildlife and biodiversity

by editor1 / Jul 24, 2018 / 0 comments

Deputy Minister of Environment and Tourism is encouraging Namibians to promote Namibia's wildlife and biodiversity at international level.

Environment Minister clarifies comments on compensation to wildlife victims

by editor1 / Apr 20, 2018 / 0 comments

The Environment and Tourism Ministry has denied reports in the media that Government will not pay compensation for people who deliberately expose themselves to wild animals and get killed.

Project to develop cross-border wildlife law-enforcement technology launched

by editor1 / Mar 31, 2018 / 0 comments

-A project between Namibia and Angola, to co-design conservation technologies for use in the Iona-Skeleton Coast Trans-frontier Conservation Area, shared between the countries, has been launched in Windhoek.

Draft revised national policy for wildlife conservation ready for Cabinet approval

by editor1 / Aug 20, 2017 / 0 comments

The drafting of the revised national policy which deals with losses incurred to wildlife has been finalised.

NC members call for healthy balance between human life, wildlife and protected species

by editor1 / Aug 03, 2017 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-Law makers in the National Council have called for a healthy balance to be struck between human life, wildlife and protected species.

US law enforcement agency provides training for SADC customs officers

by editor1 / May 09, 2017 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-Fighting wildlife crimes, has become a priority on the global agenda.

Government introduces strict measures to search Asian nationals at roadblocks

by editor / Dec 16, 2016 / 0 comments

Game guards and Police Officers at transit points across Namibia have been instructed to search vehicles and bags of Asian nationals for illicit wildlife products.

Wild game breeders struggling with prolonged lack of rain

by editor / Nov 14, 2016 / 0 comments

The drought in Southern Africa has not only taken its toll on communities and livestock but on wildlife as well.