UNITED NATIONS, Nov 23 2016 (IPS/G77) – The Vienna-based UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), which commemorates its 50th anniversary this year, has continued to play a leading role in the industrialization of developing nations and economies in transition, since the UN agency’s creation in 1966.
Hon. Obeth Kandjoze, H.E. Simon Maruta & Dr. Andreas Mwoombola – the 60th Regular Session of the IAEA.
Opening Ceremony of the Foreign Policy Review Conference at NIPAM in Windhoek, Namibia on 25th July 2016, with H.E. Dr. Hage Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia and Hon. Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of International Relations and Cooperation
The Namibia Permanent Mission with a seat in Vienna-Austria in their quest to promote economic diplomacy organized a series of promotional activities in Hungary from July 11-12 and Austria from July 13-15, 2016. Both events were aimed to promote foreign direct investment, trade and tourism between Namibia and the two respective countries.
Namibian and Hungarian Delegation at the Marriot Hotel during the Seminar on Investment in Namibia on 12th July 2016.
16 May 2016, Windhoek, Namibia
The Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency, IAEA,His Excellency, Yukiya Amano, is in the country for a three day visit. As a major uranium producing country, the visit is aimed at strengthening ties between IAEA and Namibia on cooperation on areas of nuclear energy, agriculture and human health with the focus on cancer prevention and cancer treatment methodologies.
He met with the Honourable ,Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of International Relations.
As a Member State of the IAEA, and Member of IAEA Board of
Governors, Namibia cooperates with the IAEA in various areas of the three pillars of the Nuclear Non Proliferation Treaty, namely in the peaceful uses of nuclear technology, nuclear disarmament and non-Proliferation of nuclear weapons.
The Ministry of Health and Social Services serves as the focal point for IAEA.
25-28 February 2016 – Embassy of Namibia stand at the Salzburg Die Hohe Jagd & Fischerei Messe
H.E. Simon M. Maruta and Mrs. Elise Petersen with Staff
On the 11th February 2016, the handing over ceremony took place in which H.E. Simon Madjumo Maruta took over as Chair of the Group of 77 and China, Vienna Chapter, from H.E. Ambassador Armin Andereya, Permanent Representative of Chile.
The Permanent Mission of the Republic of Namibia would like to thank the African Group Vienna Chapter, for nominating Namibia for this position and would like to convey its appreciation to all the G77 Member States and China for their kind support.