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With the Namibian government’s recent declaration of a state of emergency due to ongoing and persistent drought, the new UNDP Accelerator Labs could not have come at better time.
Development partners came together in an immense way, to support the elimination of Hepatitis E in Namibia. UN Namibia, Ministry of Health and Social Services (MoHSS), City of Windhoek (COW), Development Workshop Namibia and the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) collaborated to positively impact the lives of community members.
UNDP Namibia launched the Accelerator Lab with its development partners, the German Embassy and the Qatar Fund for Development on 05 July 2019 at the DoBox at the Franco Cultural Centre (FNCC) in Windhoek.
The UNDP Namibia Resident Representative Ms. Alka Bhatia met with the President of Namibia His Excellency Dr. Hage Geingob as part of her courtesy visits on 07 June 2019 at the State House of Namibia.

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