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First Call for Proposals for climate change projects launched

Minister of Environment and Tourism, Pohamba Shifeta officially launched the Call for Proposals on Climate change Grants in support of the Empower to Adapt project

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Beat Plastic Pollution – World Environment Day 2018

The war on plastics in Namibia is on and is not insurmountable if the 2018 theme of World Environment Day was anything to go by.

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How the GCF and EIF operate

What is the Green Climate Fund (GCF) and how important is it to countries such as Namibia, set to be hard hit by the adverse impacts of climate change, due to its arid and semi-arid environment and its over-dependence on rain-fed agriculture?

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Launching SUNREF Namibia - a Green credit line for Namibian businesses

As the world becomes conscious of climate change and its effects, the French Development Agency, EIF Namibia and 3 participating local commercial banks have taken the lead in providing a green credit line for businesses in Namibia.

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GCF approves US$ 9.5 million for climate adaptation in Kunene Region

The Green Climate Fund approved its first SAP (Simplified Approval Process) project - a USD 9.30 million project for Improving rangeland and ecosystem management practices of smallholder farmers under conditions of climate change in Namibia

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“Like Drinking Water” – Namibia’s Benedict Libanda Speaks About Accessibility of GCF Finance

By the 19th meeting of the Board of the Green Climate Fund, the Environment Investment Fund of Namibia (EIF) had achieved three unique firsts for the GCF.

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A night with the Stars - Meet the Sustainable Development Awards 2017 Winners!

The 2nd biannual Sustainable Development Awards ceremony took place on Thursday, 21st September 2017; in Windhoek – where companies, individuals and associations shared a total of N $ 172,000 in prize money across 10 categories.

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Namibia commences GCF climate projects

Namibia has begun work on two Green Climate Fund (GCF)–supported projects bolstering rural people’s resilience.

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