Tag: Namibia

Southern African countries collaborate on plans for climate research centre

| June 30, 2013

Windhoek-based facility to open in August after South Africa, Angola, Botswana, Zambia and Namibia commit to project

Five countries in southern Africa have joined forces to launch a research centre that will work on combating climate change in the region

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EU pressures seven African countries to complete trade agreements

| April 23, 2013

Botswana, Namibia, Cameroon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya and Swaziland face paying tariffs on exports to EU

Seven African countries face paying tariffs on their exports to the EU if they fail to honour trade agreements signed with Brussels in 2007.…

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Africa and Australasia to share Square Kilometre Array telescope

| May 26, 2012

Ten countries across two continents will share location of world’s most powerful radio telescope

Australia and South Africa will share the location of the world’s most powerful radio telescope, a scientific consortium has announced.

The €1.5bn (£1.2bn) Square Kilometre …

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Namibia’s language policy is ‘poisoning’ its children

| January 10, 2012

English has been the medium of instruction in most of Namibia’s classrooms for nearly 20 years, but with teachers shown to be failing in competency tests, calls for change are mounting

Namibia’s commitment to English as the main language of …

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