You are here: Home

Gobabeb Research & Training Centre

  • Gobabeb Research and Training Centre
  • Gobabeb Research and Training Centre
  • Gobabeb Research and Training Centre
  • Gobabeb Research and Training Centre
Dec19

SDP students return from successful field session

Students participating in the 2013/2014 Summer Development Programme (SDP) returned to Gobabeb on Monday after a successful week-long field session in the Greater Sossusvlei Namib Landscape (GSNL). SDP is an annual joint project between the Desert Research Foundation of Namibia (DRFN) and Gobabeb that works to introduce young Namibians to critical thinking and scientific inquiry that doesn't involve a white lab coat and a microscope.

Read more...
 
Nov05

Students receive BotSoc Tree Award

The Summer Development Programme (SDP) students from 2012/2013 received a special award during the annual Tree Award ceremony of the Botanical Society of Namibia (BotSoc) on 17 October 2012. Nominated for their research on the topic “A tale of two rivers: Tree deaths in the Swakop and Kuiseb Rivers”, BotSoc recognised these young environmentalists as worthy recipients of this prestigious award.

Read more...
 
Oct09

Gobabeb Intern Receives Prestigious NACOMA Grant

On the 20th September 2013 the Namibian Coast Conservation and Management Project (NACOMA) awarded numerous grants, scholarships and awards as part of their Custodian Environmental Biodiversity week during a gala dinner they held at the Swakopmund Hotel and Casino Resort. The Mayors of Swakopmund and Walvis Bay attended the event, as well as the Erongo Regional Governor and various prominent environmentalists.

Read more...
 
Oct09

Gobabeb Open Day Huge Success!

Gobabeb hosted its annual Open Day on 21 September with over 250 visitors from countries around the world visiting the Centre to celebrate the inscription of the Namib Sand Sea as Namibia's second UNESCO World Heritage Site. The programme included presentations from Gobabeb researchers, representatives of the Finnish Embassy, and grade 11 learners who participated in the Youth Environmental Summit in August.

Read more...
 
Page 33 of 43

Upcoming Events

No events

Newsletter

How many toes does a typical person have? (e.g. 1)
Name:
Email:


Videos


        Team topnaar icon                           Iconic Pic for visitors                          SEMP Report                            met

Team Topnaar-Gobabeb        Recent Visitors        SEMP Annual Report             SASSCAL WeatherNet

Our Projects are Supported By:

Namibia Geological Survey
Cooperation
BGR
UI Logo
Swkop Uranium
Langer Heinrich
NAMDEB
Indongo Toyota
ger-nam giz
Finnish Embassy
Museums Association
Go Green
Wildlife Conservation Physiology
EIF Logo copy
Grinnell College Logo
UNDP Logo
ITPGRFA
KIT University
University of Basel Logo
sasscal l
ncrst