Participants at the recently concluded Social Protection System in Namibia Workshop in Swakopmund, August 21-23 2018.
The official launch of the  Kavango East Regional Street Committee Training (Food Bank Roll Out Programme), 14 August 2018
Launch of the Food Bank Roll out Distribution in Luderitz,!Nami#nus Constituency, //Kharas Region, 27 July 2018
Launch of the Food Bank Roll out Distribution in Ketmanshoop, //Kharas Region, 26 July 2018
Launch of Food Bank Rollout Distribution in Mariental, Hardap Region on 25 July 2018
The Staff Members and Street Committee members during their SCOPE training that took place during the 9th to 12th July at the UN House.
The Staff of the Ministry and Street Committee members receiving training on how SCOPE will operate by the United World Food Programme Technical Team.
World Food Programme Technical team visit team to Moses Garoeb on the 16th July, the visit was for the first hand experience and exposure to better understand how scope system will be implemented and used at the constituencies level where the Food Bank distribution takes place.
Hon. Minister Dr. Zephania Kameeta, Hon. Deputy Minister Aino Kapewangolo, Hon. Bernadette Jagger, Deputy Minister of Environment and Tourism and Mr. Michau Basson (Board of Herbothsblick) with the representatives of the various 16 Charities and Soup kitchens. The donation was made possible through the Herbothsblick Community.
Ministry Staff and Street Committee members busy with Food Distribution of May in Moses Garoeb, Katutura Central and John Pandeni Constituencies respectively in Windhoek, Khomas Region.

STATEMENTS STATEMENTS

KEYNOTE ADDRESS AT THE FOOD BANK PROGRAM IN KHORIXAS IN THE KUNENE REGION BY HON. REV. AINO KAPEWANGOLO DEPUTY MINISTER, POVERTY ERADICATION AND SOCIAL WELFARE, 17 SEPTEMBER 2018.

This is another milestone in the quest to ensure that no Namibian goes to bed hungry or dies from hunger; with the food bank program in Khorixas, as part of one of Government’s programmes aimed at addressing hunger poverty.

 

KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY HON. BISHOP (EM.) DR. ZEPHANIA KAMEETA, MP MINISTER OF POVERTY ERADICATION AND SOCIAL WELFARE AT THE WORKSHOP ON SOCIAL PROTECTION IN NAMIBIA, “TOWARDS A COMPREHENSIVE SOCIAL PROTECTION SYSTEM FOR NAMIBIA” SWAKOPMUND, 21-23 AUGUST 2018.

Social protection has been at the core of the Namibian Government’s development agenda, since the attainment of independence, 28 years ago. When we adopted the Namibian Constitution, we committed ourselves to set our people on a path that would lead them from a society.....

 

KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY HON. REV. AINO KAPEWANGOLO, DEPUTY MINISTER, MINISTRY OF POVERTY ERADICATION AND SOCIAL WELFARE AT THE KAVANGO EAST REGIONAL STREET COMMITTEE TRAINING (FOOD BANK ROLL OUT PROGRAMME)

It is my distinct honour to be present here this morning to officiate at thie historic occasion of the launch of the Food Bank proramme in the Kavango East Region, on behalf of the Hon. Minister of Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare, Hon. Bishop (emeritus) Dr. Zephania Kameeta

 

KEYNOTE SPEECH BY HON. ZEPHANIA KAMEETA, MINISTER, MINISTRY OF POVERTY ERADICATION AND SOCIAL WELFARE AT THE LAUNCH OF THE FOOD BANK ROLLOUT DISTRIBUTION IN LUDERITZ,!NAMI#NUS CONSTITUENCY, //KHARAS REGION, 27 JULY 2018

Hunger is the lowest level of poverty, it is only logical that His Excellency the President, in the Harambee Prosperity Plan, tasked the Ministry of Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare together with other key Government Offices/Agencies/Ministries (OMAs) to address hunger poverty.

 

KEYNOTE SPEECH BY HON. ZEPHANIA KAMEETA, MINISTER, MINISTRY OF POVERTY ERADICATION AND SOCIAL WELFARE AT THE LAUNCH OF THE FOOD BANK ROLLOUT DISTRIBUTION IN KETMANSHOOP, //KHARAS REGION, 26 JULY 2018

Household food insecurity is one of the major underlying causes of malnutrition, a situation that has led the World Health Organization (WHO) to consider household food and nutrition security as a basic human right. Addressing poverty hunger in Namibia, therefore speaks to the basic building blocks of a caring nation.

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