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ReconAfrica’s CEO to Discuss Boosting Exploration and Energy Production in Africa at African Energy Week 2022

Scot Evans, CEO of ReconAfrica, will be discussing frontier exploration developments in Namibia and Botswana during African Energy Week 2022 in Cape Town

Scot Evans, CEO of Canadian oil and gas exploration company, ReconAfrica, will attend African Energy Week (AEW) (https://AECWeek.com), Africa’s premier event for the oil and gas sector which takes place from 18 – 21 October 2022 in Cape Town, to share energy market insights as well an update on ongoing…

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TİKA Supports Vocational Training in Tourism in Namibia

This training would boost tourism, which is one of the main sources of income in Namibia

Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA), the Ministry of National Education of the Republic of Türkiye, and the Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) held the “Training on Current Approaches to Tourism Education” in Windhoek, the capital of Namibia. The ceremony was attended by Berin Makbule Tulun, the Republic…

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Namibia: United States Donates Millions of Condoms

These commodities are valued at US$275,000 (approx. N$4.3 million) and will be distributed to 273 hotspots and 14 pick-up points mainly targeting Key Populations (KPs) that are not yet supplied by the Ministry of Health

The United States handed over 6.9 million condoms and 2.6 million lubricants to the Ministry of Health and Social Services to address supply shortages. Namibia has one of the highest HIV prevalence rates in the world, and condoms continue to be a health sector priority for preventing the spread of…

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Key Hydrocarbon Discoveries in Namibia Could Ensure Strong Economic Growth

The Graff-1 and Venus discoveries have the potential to change Namibia’s economy, however, the government needs to support an accelerated rollout of the projects by further reforming its fiscal, tax and regulatory structures

Namibia’s sizeable 2022 discoveries – the Graff-1 discovery made by Shell and the Venus discovery by TotalEnergies –are expected to kickstart the country’s oil and gas boom as well as a new era of increased exploration, production and monetization of hydrocarbons in the southern African country. The Graff discovery, with…

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IHS Markit and African Energy Week Explore African Exploration in 2022 and Beyond

Organized by the AEC, participants from IHS Markit, formerly known as S&P Global Commodity Insights discussed exploration and post-discovery developments across the African energy landscape

Following a knowledge sharing partnership between energy market research firm, IHS Markit, and the African Energy Chamber (AEC), the partners hosted a webinar on May 31, investigating Africa’s upstream sector and what needs to be done to ensure the accelerated development of large-scale discoveries. Serving as a form of prelude…

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Graff and Venus Represent Important Discoveries for Both Namibia and the Oil Majors

Namibia’s Graff and Venus discoveries are important projects for the country, the region and the majors involved in operating and developing the initiatives

Both TotalEnergies’ Venus Orange Basin and Shell’s Graff discoveries which were made during the first quarter of 2022 have not only left Namibia with world-class oil and gas findings but also represent important discoveries for the majors themselves. The value of these discoveries is evident in several ways. Firstly, the…

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National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (NAMCOR) Managing Director to Discuss Opportunities within Namibia’s Booming Hydrocarbons Market at AEW 2022

NAMCOR’s Managing Director, Immanuel Mulunga, will be attending African Energy Week 2022 where he will promote opportunities across the entire energy value chain in Namibia

Immanuel Mulunga, the Managing Director of the National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (NAMCOR), will be attending and participating at Africa’s premier event for the oil and gas sector, African Energy Week (AEW) (AECWeek.com), which will take place from 18 – 21 October 2022 in Cape Town. With Namibia on the…

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H.E. Minister Tom Alweendo Returns to AEW 2022 with Industry-Advancing Investment Drive

At African Energy Week 2022, H.E. Tom Alweendo will once again showcase opportunities across Namibia’s energy sector while making a strong case for investment in order to kickstart Namibia’s hydrocarbon boom

The African Energy Chamber (AEC) is proud to announce that H.E. Tom Alweendo, Minister of Mines and Energy of the Republic of Namibia, will attend the continent’s premier energy event, African Energy Week (AEW) 2022 (AECWeek.com) in Cape Town, to secure investment for Namibia’s upcoming hydrogen and hydrocarbon boom. Taking…

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Namibian Hydrogen Commissioner James Mnyupe to Drive Green Hydrogen Dialogue and Multi-Billion Dollar Hydrogen Projects at African Energy Week (AEW) 2022

As the Presidential Economic Advisor for the Namibian Government and the country’s Hydrogen Commissioner, James Mnyupe will be coming to AEW 2022 in Cape Town as a keynote speaker

With Namibia’s burgeoning oil and gas sector set to take the spotlight during the continent’s premier energy event, African Energy Week (AEW) (https://AECWeek.com) 2022 – taking place from October 18-21, 2022, in Cape Town – recent speaker confirmations by industry leaders across the Namibian energy space consolidate the event’s position as the…

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Hydrogen, the new energy rush for Africa

With rapidly improving technology and decreasing costs for fuel cells, green hydrogen is becoming a more appealing fuel alternative in Africa

Green hydrogen will be one of the largest economic opportunities over the next 30 years. Driven by international actions to combat climate change, it has the potential to revolutionise numerous value chains in the energy industry and across both the mobility and manufacturing sectors. With rapidly improving technology and decreasing…