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Council contributes to international publication on “Pathways for national sustainable development advisory bodies”

An international publication, conducted under the auspices of the Global Forum of National SDG Advisory Bodies, was recently launched on “pathways for national sustainable development advisory bodies”. The publication compared and connected the experience of multi-stakeholder advisory commissions, councils and similar bodies for sustainable development from eight countries including Namibia, Belgium, Georgia, Kosovo, Mexico, Portugal, Romania and Senegal.

3rd Edition of the Sustainable Development Awards held in Windhoek

The third edition of the Sustainable Development Awards was held on Friday May 21stat the Safari Hotel under the theme “accelerating the green economy transformation as we recover from COVID-19”. The Sustainable Development Awards, first held in 2015, are the brainchild of the Environmental Investment Fund of Namibia and Sustainable Development Advisory Council and are aimed at rewarding and showcasing outstanding performances that contribute to the sustainable development of the Namibian nation. 

Sustainable Development Advisory Council and Environmental Investment Fund launch 3rd edition of the Sustainable Development Awards 2021

The 3rd Sustainable Development Awards were launched at a press conference on the 18th of March 2021 in Windhoek. 

The awards are being held under the theme “Accelerating the green economy transformation as we recover from COVID-19.” This theme represents the challenges faced by the environmental sector due to COVID-19 and therefore will recognise all those that continue to be committed to the transformation of Namibia into a green economy and continuously ensuring sustainable development. 

New members of the Sustainable Development Advisory Council announced

The Minister of Environment and Tourism announced the new members of the Sustainable Development Advisory Council today.

The council's overall mandate is to advise the office of the Minister in the implementation and monitoring compliance of the Environmental Management Act to prevent the degradation of the environment and to foster the sustainable management of all of our natural resources.

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