Patron of Gobabeb
Mr Eckart Pfeifer, an attorney working in Windhoek, has been closely associated with Gobabeb for more than 40 years. His insight, vision, objective advice and generosity have been crucial to the development of Gobabeb. He has offered unstinting support to Dr Mary Seely, thus promoting her vision of interconnecting science and development in Namibia. His networking skills have helped to link scientists, as well as technical practitioners, to ground levels where their insights and knowledge can be applied. He was awarded the designation of "Patron of Gobabeb" at Gobabeb's 50th Anniversary Open Day.