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Gobabeb Research & Training Centre

Board of Trustees

Dr Malan Lindeque

Chair

 

Mr Piet du Pisani

Board Member

 

Chief Seth Kooitjie

Board Member

 

Mr Teo Nghitila

Board Member

 

Dr Martin Schneider

Board Member

 

Mary Seely

Dr Mary Seely

Board Member

Mary was Director of Gobabeb from 1970 to 1998 when the Joint Venture Agreement was signed. While particularly interested in the intricacies of the dune ecosystem, during recent years she has focused on ensuring that young Namibians become involved in the environment with an eye to sustainable development. Her favourite programme for the past 16 years has been the Summer Development Programme, newly emerging as the Critical Thinking Programme, focused on learning research approaches and critical thinking for enhanced decision making toward sustainable development. She recently edited Namibia's submission to UNESCO nominating the Namib Sand Sea as a World Heritage Site. 

 

Mr Colgar Sikopo

Board Member

 

Dr Tjama Tjivikua

Board Member

 

Dr Gillian Maggs-Kölling

Executive Director

 

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