Key issues

Areas of critical concern for sustainable development in Namibia include:

  • Sustainable management of fisheries and the marine environment
  • Management of waste
  • Drought resilience
  • Securing a sustainable energy present and future for Namibia
  • Rehabilitation of mining sites
  • National level implementation of the post 2015 Sustainable Development Goals
  • Sustainability of the CBNRM Programme
  • Wildlife crime
  • Urban planning
  • Environmental levies
  • Genetically modified organisms