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On the occasion of Human Rights Day, our Embassy will be closed on Monday, 10 December 2018. Our offices will be open again on Tuesday, 11 December 2018 during regular office hours.

 "This year, Human Rights Day marks the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a milestone document that proclaimed the inalienable rights which everyone is inherently entitled to as a human being -- regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, language, political or other opinion, national or social origin, property, birth or other status. It is the most translated document in the world, available in more than 500 languages.

"Drafted by representatives of diverse legal and cultural backgrounds from all regions of the world, the Declaration sets out universal values and a common standard of achievement for all peoples and all nations. It establishes the equal dignity and worth of every person. Thanks to the Declaration, and States' commitments to its principles, the dignity of millions has been uplifted and the foundation for a more just world has been laid. While its promise is yet to be fully realized, the very fact that it has stood the test of time is testament to the enduring universality of its perennial values of equality, justice and human dignity. (...) Please click here to read and learn more....

Anlässlich des Internationalen Tags der Menschenrechte bleibt unsere Botschaft am Montag, den 10. Dezember 2018 geschlossen. Am Dienstag sind wir während der üblichen Bürozeiten wieder für Sie erreichbar.

Extraordinary Session of the African Union Assembly, Assembly of Heads of States and Governments, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 17-18 November 2018

Media Release: Chairperson of SADC, His Excellency President Hage G. Geingob calls for leaner, efficient and financially self-sufficient African Union (AU)

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Chairperson of SADC, His Excellency President Hage G. Geingob calls for leaner, efficient and financially self-sufficient African Union (AU), able to deliver on the vision of prosperity and sustainable development for all its citizens, and condemns killing of peacekeepers in Eastern DRC His Excellency, Dr Hage G. Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia and Chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) concluded
participation yesterday in the Extraordinary Session of the African Union Assembly, currently taking place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 17-18 November 2018.

The Extraordinary Session considered reform proposals of the African Union in the following domains:

1. Reform of the leadership structure of the African Union Commission, including member state funding of the activities of the African Union

2. Division of Labour between Member States, the AU Commission, Organs and Offices, Regional Economic Communities (RECs), Regional Mechanisms, and other continental organizations

3. Mandate of the AU Development Agency (future transformed NEPAD)

4. Strengthening of the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM)

5. AU Peace Fund

Emphasizing consultation and the need for harmonization of positions, President Hage G. Geingob convened a working dinner of SADC Heads of State and Government on the margins of the Extraordinary Session, on Friday 16 November, at which in his capacity as Chairperson of SADC, he led discussions on common positions on the AU reforms, and other matters pertaining to the region, including the forthcoming elections in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Heads of State and Government in attendance thanked President Geingob for the consultative dinner, calling it an innovative approach and a new way of working that demonstrates urgency on matters of regional concern ahead of key events.

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Short video: President Geingob to attend AU extraordinary session - NBC


Organized under the overall theme Investing in Sustainable Development, the Forum addressed global challenges for international investment in the new era of globalization and industrialization. Investment stakeholders gathered to brainstorm solution-oriented initiatives and build global partnerships to advance prosperity for all.

H.E. Dr Hage Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia attended the Forum accompanied by the Minister of Industrialisation, Trade, and SME-Development, Hon. Tjekero Tweya and delegation.


WIF 2018WIF 3Ministerial RoundtableWorld Investment Forum 2018

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Towards a Comprehensive and Sustainable Land Reform in Namibia

The 2nd National Land Conference, took place in Windhoek from 01 - 05 October 2018.


His Excellency, President Hage G. Geingob delivered a statement and dedicated three hours of the 9 October 2018 Cabinet Session to a Post-Mortem and Review of the Resolutions of the recently concluded Second National Land Conference, 10 October 2018


Statement by His Excellency Dr Hage G. Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia, at the closing of the Second National Land Conference, Windhoek, 05 October 2018 .


Please find below the Embassy's bank account details for the transfer of visa fees:

Hierunter finden Sie die Kontodaten zur Überweisung der Visagebühren:

Botschaft der Republik Namibia
Commerzbank Berlin
Bankleitzahl: 10040000
Konto-Nr.: 0262575400
IBAN: DE82 1004 0000 0262 5754 00

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