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  • Fanuel Ndjiva

    For tourists, the new Galton Gate is an entrance to the west side of Etosha National Park, and a new gateway to the resorts of Okakuejojo, Halali and Namutoni.

  • Lion cub

    Undeniably cute – indisputably dangerous. Namibia’s lion dilemma is felt most keenly in the north-east Zambezi Region, sandwiched between Botswana, Angola and Zambia.

  • Photo: Gareth Bentley, WWF

    While delegates to the National Conference on Human-Wildlife Conflict Management, hosted by the Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) in Windhoek on the first two days of March were often...

  • Ingelore Katjingisiua

    Tourism is a major industry in Namibia. This country is one of the leading tourism destinations in Africa because of its unique landscapes and vast array of wildlife.

  • Zambezi bi-annual - Mashi conservancy

    Lush foliage near the Kwando river in Mashi conservancy surrounded the campsite where the Zambezi Bi-annual Conservancy meeting took place from 8 to 10 February 2017.

  • Matthew and Herman

    Two new interns have just joined NACSO’s Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP).

  • Jerome Mwilima

    This week IRDNC will bring the 15 conservancies in Zambezi Region together for the bi-annual meeting, to review successes, problems, and strategies.

  • Visitors to Namibia sometimes ask if the small horns on sale in craft shops, often as bottle openers, are “safe to buy”. Are they the result of poaching, or is the trade in animal products legal...

  • Cape griffon

    The largest and most recognizable bird of prey – the vulture, is the most threatened avian species with about 89% of Africa’s vulture species extinct or severely declining.

  • In a memorandum to the Namibia Chamber of Environment (NCE) members, the CEO, Dr.

  • During the Christmas break three suspected poachers were shot in Bwabwata National Park and the Chinese government announced a ban on the trade in ivory.

  • The year is turning the corner, and we hope that after four long years of drought the rains will come. George Epalanga farms in Dzoti Conservancy, Zambezi Region.

  • Photo: Patrick Bentley

    The tourist arriving at Victoria Falls Airport steps off the plane expecting to see elephants. Televisions beam pictures of a pristine African landscape, teeming with wildlife, into homes in the...

  • Delegates to a symposium on ‘The State of KAZA’ (the Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area) met at the beginning of November in Victoria Falls to discuss progress five years after the...

  • KAZA

    Since the creation of KAZA, the Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation area, which straddles five countries in southern Africa, tourists and others unfamiliar with the region have asked what...

  • NACOPAC Chairpersons - Hon. B. Jagger. B.S. Sibalatani, M. Nauyoma

    On 10 November 2016, the Namib conference room at the Safari Hotel was filled with Members of Parliament (MPs) from the National Assembly and National Council, Ministry of Environment and Tourism...

  • Bamunu conservancy tractor

    Outside the Bamunu Conservancy office in Zambezi region is a brand new tractor, ready to be put into service earning money for the conservancy.

  • A symposium to review KAZA, the Kavango Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation area (KAZA TFCA) is taking place from 31 October to 2 November in Victoria Falls, drawing together governments,...

  • 'Oom' Nelboy Bezuidenhout dancing with Anna Dawids

    Deriet is off the beaten track, but perhaps not for long. There are plans to expand the tourism trail to this small Kunene village, home to the Riemvasmaker festival.

  • Press conference SADC - Photo by IISD/ENB | Kiara Worth

    The Convention on Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) Conference of Parties COP17 which has just ended in Johannesburg saw Namibia emerge with all our conservation priorities retained and our...


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