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UNDP and Yahoo Japan join forces to scale up wildlife protection project

Windhoek, 3 April 2017 –The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Namibia signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Yahoo! Japan on 9 March 2017 to enhance wild animal protection and…  


Remarks By Ms. Anita Kiki Gbeho UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative Official Opening of the African Drought Conference

It is with great pleasure that I give this speech on behalf of the UN family in Namibia, at the official opening of the African Drought Conference. Allow me to start by expressing appreciation to the…  


Welcome remarks of the Resident coordinator of the UN system in Namibia International Day for the Universal Access to Information

The free flow of information and ideas lies at the heart of the very notion of democracy and is crucial to effective respect human rights. In the absence of respect for the right to freedom of…  


Remarks By Ms. Kiki Gbeho UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative on Nangolo Mbumba 75th Birthday Celebration

It is with great pleasure that I address all of you on this very special day. Let me start by thanking members of my family, the Mbumba family, and the Namibian Federation of the Visually Impaired…  


Remarks By Ms. Kiki Gbeho UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative at International Day Activities 12 -16 September 2016

At the turn of the century, world leaders, came together and launched the Millennium Development Goals; to be achieved over 15 years. These goals were focused on halving the number of people living in…  


Remarks By Ms. Kiki Gbeho UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative at The High Performance Movement Lecture Series Mining Auditorium, Mining Building

Let me start by posing a question: If you want to make the world a better place, for you and for your children’s children, what goals would you set?  


Remarks by Ms. Kiki Gbeho UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative at International Day for for Eradication of Poverty ‘Moving from Humiliation and Exclusion to Participation: Ending Poverty In All Its Forms’

Here in Namibia, His Excellency the President, has launched a war on poverty, elaborated the Harambee Prosperity Plan and has challenged us to ensure that by 2020 poverty will be eradicated and that…  


Remarks By: Ms Kiki Gbeho UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative At the 71st Anniversary Celebrations of the UN

UN Day provides an opportunity to reflect on the goals of the organization, to celebrate the achievements of the U.N. and to recognize the work of thousands of men and women who have dedicated, and in…  


Remarks By Ms. Anita Kiki Gbeho UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative International Day of Disaster Reduction

On behalf of the UN Family in Namibia, I am pleased to be here with you, in the Kunene region, named after the Kunene river and home to the beautiful Epupa Falls and the world famous Himba, to…  

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