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Reports & Publications

 
 

Policies and Laws - Institutional Roles & Mandates

 

Review of existing institutional mandates, policies and laws relating to coastal management, and proposals for change, July 2007 - FINAL report
(774 Ko | 143 pages)

 

Issues and options for institutional mandates, policies and laws relating to coastal management, July 2007 - FINAL report
(530 Ko | 21 pages)

 

Policies and Laws - White Paper

 

The National Policy on Coastal Management for Namibia
(632 Ko | 13 pages)

 

Green Paper: Towards a Coastal Policy for Namibia, April 2009 - FINAL report
(3 Mo | 92 pages)

 

Namibian Policy Development Process - Report on the visioning process, January 2009 - FINAL report
(450 Ko | 19 pages)

 

Discussion Paper: Elements for Coastal Zone Definition - DRAFT
(80 Ko | 4 pages)

 

Namibian Coastal Policy development approach and process - Poster A4
(1,30 Mo | 1 page)

 

Strategic Environmental Assessment / Park Management Plans

 

Dorob National Park Rules & Regulations and Maps - December 2012
(1.63 Mo | 9 pages)

 

Final Draft Scoping Report for the Kuiseb Delta and Dune Belt Areas - 2011
(2.32 Mo | 102 pages)

 

Vol 2 of 3 Draft EMP Report for the Kuiseb Delta and Dune Belt Areas - April 2012
(10.4 Mo | 203 pages)

 

Vol 3 of 3 Draft EMP Report for the Kuiseb Delta and Dune Belt Areas - April 2012
(894 Ko | 203 pages)

 

Draft Updated Hardap and Karas SEA Report - September 2012
(14.4 Mo | 207 pages)

 

Draft Updated Kunene and Erongo SEA Report - September 2012
(16.9 Mo | 304 pages)

 

Environmental Management Plan for Swakopmund
(3.65 Mo | 84 pages)

 

Environmental Management Plan for Oranjemund
(2.51 Mo | 66 pages)

 

Environmental Management Plan for Henties Bay
(10.2 Mo | 73 pages)

 

Environmental Management Plan for Ludertiz
(8 Mo | 181 pages)

 

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) for Coastal areas of Namibia - COMBINED REPORT, May 2010
(20.8 Mo | 183 pages)

 

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) for the Coastal areas of the Erongo and Kunene Regions - FINAL REPORT
(6.17 Mo | 111 pages)

 

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) for the coastal areas of the Erongo and Kunene Regions, January 2009 - SUMMARY
(1.6 Mo | 22 pages)

 

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) for the coastal areas of the Hardap and Karas Regions - FINAL REPORT
(6.17 Mo | 111 pages)

 

Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) for the coastal areas of the Hardap and Karas Regions - FIRST DRAFT, April 2009
(3.7 Mo | 84 pages)

 

Management and Development Plan for the Central Coast Park of the Namib-Skeleton Coast National Park - FINAL DRAFT, 31 August 2009
(21.7 Mo | 111 pages)

 

Management and Development Plan for the Namib-Naukluft area of the Namib-Skeleton Coast National Park - FINAL DRAFT, 31 August 2009
(6.23 Mo | 111 pages)

 

Management and Development Plan for Skeleton Coast area of the Namib Skeleton Coast National Park - FINAL DRAFT, 31 August 2009
(4.21 Mo | 89 pages)

 

Awareness & Education

 

BUSH TELEGRAPH: The Namibian Coast - I am a Coastodian are YOU?
(1.4 Mo | 12 pages)

 

COASTODIANS: Caring for our coast, caring for our future - Resource book for upper-primary learners and teachers - February 2009
(3.4 Mo | 36 pages)

 

Marine Protected Areas

 

Namibian Islands' Marine Protected Area, April 2009 - FINAL report
(7,5 Mo | 147 pages)

 

Namibian Islands' Marine Protected Area / PAMPHLET - July 2009
(1,5 Mo | 2 pages)

 

Namibian Islands' Marine Protected Area / A2 POSTER - July 2009
(1 Mo | 1 page)

 

Capacity Building & Training

 

NACOMA project Training and Capacity Building Strategy and Action Plan - TCB SAP/ MAIN REPORT & ANNEXES - FINAL report, February 2009
(700 Mo | 89 pages)

 

Others relevant reports & publications

 

Draft Scoping Report, UNAM UCCB
(1.02 Mo | 80 pages)

 

Assessment of people's engagement in sustainable use activities on the coastal zone of Namibia
(1 Mo | 46 pages)

 

Brown Hyena Research Project Annual Report 2010
(2 Mo | 23 pages)

 

NACOMA Updated Process Framework - 24 March 2011
(899 Ko | 61 pages)

 

Spatial Planning for Off-Road Driving Areas, Pros and Cons of Environmental Regulations - February 2009
(3 Mo | 83 pages)

 

Process Framework for the Namibian Coast Conservation and Management (NACOMA) project - May 2009
(2 Mo | 45 pages)

 

Environmental Management Act - 2007
(100 Ko | 32 pages)

 

Damara Tern Status Update - April 2010
(899 Ko | 18 pages)

 

Sustainable tourism options for the coastal zone of Namibia and refinement of available data on coastal natural resource us practices- October 2007
(1151 Ko | 145 pages)

 

NACOMA brochure - March 2006
(614 Ko | 6 pages)

 

World Bank Guidelines for Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM)
(1,7 Mo | 110 pages)

 

IUCN Protected Area Categories and Management Objectives
(27 Ko | 8 pages)

 

IUCN Guidelines for establising Marine Protected Areas
(388 Ko | 86 pages)

 

Rapid assessment of the development plans, biodiversity conservation projects and socio-economic situation of the Namibian coastal regions
(989 Mo | 66 pages)

 

Namibia Coastal and Marine Bird Working Groups

 

Namibia Coastal and Marine Bird Newsletter - Nr 1 / May 2008

 

Namibia Coastal and Marine Bird Newsletter - Nr 2 / June 2008

 

Namibia Coastal and Marine Bird Newsletter - Nr 3 / August 2008

 

Namibia Coastal and Marine Bird Newsletter - Nr 4 / September 2008

 

Namibia Coastal and Marine Bird Newsletter - Nr 5 / November 2008

 

Namibia Coastal and Marine Bird Newsletter - Nr 6 / January 2009

 

Namibia Coastal and Marine Bird Newsletter - Nr 7 / March 2009

 

Namibia Coastal and Marine Bird Newsletter - Nr 8 / June 2009

 

Namibia Coastal and Marine Bird Newsletter - Nr 9 / October 2009

 

Namibia Coastal and Marine Bird Newsletter - Nr 10 / January 2010

 

Toktok Talkie by Dr. Joh Henschel

 

Toktok Talkie Introduction

 
 

Toktok Talkie 2013 Columns

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-39, Flower talk / 24 October 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-38, Gaints on the shoulders of dwarves / 17 October 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-37, Degrading degrading / 10 October 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-36, Ripples tickle ruffled spirits / 03 October 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-35, Messenger cast in stone / 26 September 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-34, Barnacles grasp the world/ 12 September 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-33, Lofty Networking / 05 September 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-32, Feathers in Paradise / 29 August 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-31, Delta Allo Chtony / 19 August 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-30, Wadden sandwich a-la Namibia / 12 August 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-29, Counting birds is not for the birds / 08 August 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-28, Watching, always watching / 01 August 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-27, Kaoko, ko or ok? / 22 July 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-26, Who is the Sandman? / 15 July 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-25, Masters of Sandcastles / 08 July 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-24, Grand Sand on the Grandstand / 01 July 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-23, It wasn't me / 21 June 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-22, Eureka Tokteka / 17 June 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-21, Dances with Fairies / 10 June 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-20, A Whale of a time / 03 June 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-19, From Africa to Africa / 30 May 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-18, Picture Perfect Namib / 23 May 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-17, Seven vigilant garden dwarfs encircle Ariandna /
16 May 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-16, Jeans, where are you taking me? / 09 May 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-15, What do our little green men do? / 02 May 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-14, Desert Train / 25 April 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-13, Extinctions Whodunit / 18 April 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-12, Thus Spake Psittacus / 11 April 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-11, Fly-swot versus Fly-swat / 04 April 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-10, Nature's Gold / 28 March 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-09, Scary Scars / 21 March 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-08, Green 21 / 14 March 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-07, Finding Ema / 07 March 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-06, Motivate yourself / 28 February 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-05, Archy Forgets His Littleness / 21 February 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-04, Keeping Neptune at Bay / 14 February 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-03, Rhino Stomping Ground in Kuiseb Delta / 07 February 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-02, Foggy Claims / 14 January 2013

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13-01, Time a-la Korf and Palmström / 31 December 2012

 
 

Toktok Talkie 2012 Columns

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-53, Tipping-Point moment / 31 December 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-52, He prayeth well, who loveth well, both man and bird and beast / 18 December 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-51, Defacing the Namib Canvas / 11 December 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-50, Confessions of a tree hugger / 04 December 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-49, Leaving stones unturned / 16 November 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-48, Ivory Tower Power / 16 November 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-47, Fossa Fate / 13 November 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-46, Do toktokkies talk or just tok? / 16 November 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-45, The nice fellows are the suckers / 30 October 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-44, Let the facts spoil a good story / 23 October 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-43, Veni, vidi, civi / 16 October 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-42, Power of humble / 09 October 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-41, Reining in reigning Murphy / 02 October 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-40, Rhinos here in Namibia occur / 25 September 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-39, Don't pooh-pooh stool / 18 September 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-38, A lone tree with a view / 11 September 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-37, Curiouser and curiouser / 04 September 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-36, Catching a Misty Ghost / 28 August 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-35, There is always something new out of Africa /
21 August 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-34, The vast space between Elephants and Saint Nicolas
/ 24 April 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-33, Gramadoela Sanctuaries / 07 August 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-32, The Ultimate Gold Medal / 31 July 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-31, Blazing Secret Trails / 24 July 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-30, Tilting at Windmills / 17 July 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-29, Tortoise Wisdom / 10 July 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-28, Handy Numbers / 03 July 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-27, The Age of Jelly Fish / 26 June 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-26, Balancing Alter Ecos / 19 June 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-25, Going to the dogs / 12 June 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-24, How to be a bad birdwatcher / 05 June 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-23, What does science mean to you / 29 May 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-22, The right word is worth a thousand pictures / 22 May 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-21, In the front yard / 15 May 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-20, What does it have in its pocketses? / 08 May 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-19, Giving Gift of the Gab of Nature / 03 May 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-18, Dead as a Dodo / 24 April 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-17, From Riches to Rags / 19 April 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-16, Of eggs, bunnies and chocolate / 17 April 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-15, Spider Violin / 10 April 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-14, Stalking the sun / 03 April 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-13, The Thio-Zebra Connection / 27 March 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-12, Mirror Mirror on the wall / 20 March 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-11, Value to Nature of the call of nature/ 13 March 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-10, Nimby is not in my back yard / 06 March 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-09, A study in Time saves Nine / 28 February 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-25, Going to the dogs / 12 June 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-24, How to be a bad birdwatcher / 05 June 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-23, What does science mean to you / 29 May 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-22, The right word is worth a thousand pictures / 22 May 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-21, In the front yard / 15 May 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-20, What does it have in its pocketses? / 08 May 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-19, Giving Gift of the Gab of Nature / 03 May 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-18, Dead as a Dodo / 24 April 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-17, From Riches to Rags / 19 April 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-16, Of eggs, bunnies and chocolate / 17 April 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-15, Spider Violin / 10 April 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-14, Stalking the sun / 03 April 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-13, The Thio-Zebra Connection / 27 March 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-12, Mirror Mirror on the wall / 20 March 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-11, Value to Nature of the call of nature/ 13 March 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-10, Nimby is not in my back yard / 06 March 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-09, A study in Time saves Nine / 28 February 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-08, Playing with fire / 21 February 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-07, Happily never after / 14 February 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-06, Moralesi in Wonderland / 07 February 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-05, Thirst First and Last / 31 January 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-04, People as Biodiversity Partners / 24 January 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-03, Bees do it / 17 January 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-02, And we lived beneath the waves, in our yellow submarine /
10 January 2012

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12-01, Vast open spaces to get spaced out in / 04 January 2012

 
 

Toktok Talkie 2011 Columns

 

Toktok Talkie - No 22, Getting the picture by knowing how the dots are connected /
13 December 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 22, Lifting the Veil off Frog / 06 December 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 21, Lifting the Veil off Frog / 06 December 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 20, The World without us / 29 November 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 19, Jackal is our Friend / 22 November 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 18, The Little Prince's Secret / 15 November 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 17, Conception at Conception Bay / 08 November 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 16, Gecko of Wlotzkasbaken / 01 November 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 15, Nature is best business partner / 25 October 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 14, Reinventing the wheel / 18 October 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 13, Dryness deserts Desert / 11 October 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 12, Husab's Dashing Dasher / 04 October 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 11, The Uranium Eaters / 30 September 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 10, Landscapes of Biodiversity / 20 September 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 9, Appetite for Apatite / 13 September 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 8, Speaking up for Nature / 6 September 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 7, A tale of two cities / 30 August 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 6, Where have all Acacias gone? / 23 August 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 5, Malthus and the Red Queen / 16 August 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 4, Moralesi's claim to fame / 09 August 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 3, The Lord in His wisdom made the fly... / 02 August 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 2, Sustainable development is a long-term... / 26 July 2011

 

Toktok Talkie - No 1, Water, water, everywhere / 18 July 2011

 
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