The Environmental Investment Fund (EIF) is a fund created by Act 13 of 2001 of the Parliament of the Republic of Namibia with the overall aim of continuing this great legacy by supporting individuals, projects and communities that ensure the sustainable use of natural resources.
Today the Environmental Investment Fund of Namibia handed over N$ 2 Million towards combating the outbreak of the African Migratory Red Locusts in the Northern regions of Namibia. ...Read more
Honoured to render these facilities on behalf of the Minister of Environment, Forestry and Tourism, Hon. Pohamba Shifeta, was Executive Director, Mr. Theofilus Nghitila....Read more
Yesterday marked the first Sustainable Development Goals Impact Facility Grant Handover Ceremony at the UNDP Multipurpose Hall. ...Read more
EbA (SAP006) is called “Building resilience of communities living in 8 landscapes threatened under climate change through an ecosystem-based adaptation approach in Namibia was officially launched by the Honourable Pohamba Shifeta, minister of Environment, Forestry and Tourism on the 6th November 2020, Keetmanshoop, //Kharas Region. ...Read more
The EbA project’s overall objective is to increase climate change resilience of productive landscapes in Namibia through implementation of ecosystem based adaption actions that strengthen social and ecological systems to sustain livelihoods at local levels and facilitate value chains of natural resources. ...Read more
The Environmental Investment Fund of Namibia (EIF) in conjunction with the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform (MAWLR) is Implementing a Green Climate Fund (GCF) funded project ...Read more
“It is difficult for us to penetrate the formal markets. Particularly to supply big retailers and government institutions. We have quality produce, we are knowledgeable, have the technical know-how and other abilities, but we are not benefiting from procurement procedures.” Naunyango said....Read more
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected every country and economy in the world, the pandemic is without a doubt the single biggest event in world history since World War II. As a direct consequence of the outbreak, organisations all over the world have to change how they operate in order to achieve their goals and the Environmental Investment Fund of Namibia (Hereafter referred as the Fund) is no exception....Read more
On the 5th May 2020, the Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism (MEFT) Launched the Conservation Relief, Recovery and Resilient Facility (COVID-19 Facility). The Facility aims to provide financial relief to CBNRM institutions affected by the pandemic. ...Read more
Humble, enthusiastic and free-spirited, is how many would describe her. With her love for nature, zest for life and warm personality it is no surprise that Selma is loved by many. ...Read more
LAUNCH OF THE CONSERVATION RELIEF, RECOVERY AND RESILIENT FACILITY TO RESPOND TO COVID-19 THREAT TO LONG-TERM SUSTAINABILITY AND SUCCESS OF THE COMMUNITY-BASED CONSERVATION PROGRAMME OF NAMIBIA...Read more
Following His Excellency, President Dr. Hage G. Geingob and Cabinet’s declaration of the State of the Emergency on COVID-19...Read more
“EIF is a sterling example of the realization of the vision Africa has about the direct access modality, empowering national entities and demonstrating how Africa is taking charge of its developmental agenda”
"An internship at EIF prepares you on how to deal with the real world whether you are an aspiring young Scientist, Environmental specialist, Natural resources specialist or environmental lawyer."
As a result of the Fund being public entity that utilises public funds in pursuit of its objectives, the Fund needs to abide to the principles and provisions of, natural justice. The said principles and provisions dictate that potential and actual loan and grant beneficiaries of the Fund have a right of recourse, against the Fund, in the event that the beneficiary is discontent with the decision or procedure followed by the Fund in allocating the loan or grant. Such right of recourse is limited to appeals against the Fund’s decisions on loan and grant applications and appeals against the processing procedures of the grant and loan applications (procedural fairness).Download Now