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UN gives N$15m for drought

2 months ago - 13 June 2019 | Disasters

The United Nations office in Namibia has pledged US$1 million (about N$15 million) towards the Namibian government's drought relief efforts. UN resident coordinator Rachel Odede...

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Otjozondjupa buckles under the drought

2 months ago - 12 June 2019 | Disasters

Some 7 723 livestock were lost between 2018 and 2019 in the Otjozondjupa Region due to the prevailing drought conditions, the region's governor, Otto Ipinge,...

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China donates N$2.1m towards...

2 months ago - 05 June 2019 | Disasters

Chinese ambassador to Namibia Zhang Yiming today announced that China’s Red Cross Society has decided to provide US$150 000 (about N$2.1 million) cash as an...

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Engen pledges for drought relief

2 months ago - 04 June 2019 | Disasters

Engen Namibia has heeded calls to assist the Dare to Care Fund, in order to help the country's farmers amid the national drought crisis.From 1...

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Water everywhere, but not a...

2 months ago - 29 May 2019 | Disasters

Despite the fact that Ohangwena has a massive aquifer estimated to hold around 20 billion cubic metres of fresh water, inhabitants of the Omundaungilo, Oshikunde,...

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US chips in with drought...

2 months ago - 28 May 2019 | Disasters

Some of Namibia's most hard-hit communities struggling to survive amidst the ongoing drought are set to benefit from N$1.4 million in relief aid donated by...

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