Namdeb recognised for equity commitment

08 June 2018 | Business

On the evening of the 5th June 2018, Namdeb received the prestigious Gender is My Agenda

Campaign (GIMAC) award for the Private Sector category, through the ministry of gender equality and child welfare. The award is in recognition for the company’s continued contribution in achieving equity and gender equality in Namibia.

Riaan Burger, Namdeb CEO said that “it comes to show that our efforts over the years, such as

providing bursaries, supporting the Women in Mining agenda, promoting females in leadership and technical roles, Unconscious Bias training and collaboration with the De Beers Group UN Women Partnership (HeForShe campaign) continue to help Namdeb set benchmarks across industries.”

The award, which was received by Namdeb’s CEO, Riaan Burger, was presented at a State Banquet in Windhoek, at the same occasion where Namibia was recognised and presented with the award for being the top performing country in Africa on the promotion of gender equality.

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