Publications

Informal Settlements in Namibia: their nature and growth

Exploring ways to make Namibian urban development more socially just and inclusive
  • Click here to download this new publication of Development Workshop Namibia
  • Click here to download the executive summary of the book
  • Click here to download the power point presentation presented at the launch of the book
  • Click here to download the Fact sheet DWN NCE programme for the provision of low cost land for housing

DWN Updates

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2020 Updates

  • August 2020 – Overview of Development Workshop Namibia – download
  • July 2020 – Covid-19 Emergency Response, Land and Sanitation programmes – download
  • 14 May 2020 – Covid-19 Emergency Response, Land, Sanitation and ECD programmes – download
  • 27 April 2020 – Covid-19 Emergency Response Programme update – download 
  • 16 April 2020 – Covid-19 Emergency Response Programme update – ECD and Food Security (16th April 2020) – download
  • 26 March 2020 – Covid-19 Emergency Response Programme update – download 
  • 21 March 2020 – Covid-19 Emergency Response Programme update – download

2019 Updates

  • 2019 Review Programme for Provision of Low-Cost Land for Housing  – download
  • 2019 Review Programme for Appropriate Low-Cost Urban Sanitation  – download
  • 31 August 2019 – DW Namibia sanitation update – download
  • 31 August 2019 – DW Namibia land programme update – download
  • 15 June 2019 – DW Namibia update – download
  • 15 April 2019 – DW Namibia update – download

2018 Updates

  • 15 December 2018 – DW Namibia Newsletter – download
  • 10 October 2018 – DW Namibia Scaling up the delivery of urban land for housing – download
  • August 2018 DW Namibia Newsletter – download

Early Childhood Education & Kindergarten Libraries

  • Click here to read more  about an initiative of a project focusing on children and kindergartens in the informal settlements.
  • The idea is to closely link this project to the activities of the sanitation project.

Sanitation

Click on one of the following links to view/download the Tippy Taps guide.

Afrikaans | English | Oshiwambo | Otjiherero | Rukwangari | Setswana | Silozi

Click on one of the following links to view information on the Coronavirus.

Afrikaans | English | NamaDamara | Oshiwambo | Otjiherero | Rukwangali | Setswana | Silozi

Click on one of the following links to view our guide for building a standard pit latrine.

Afrikaans | English | Oshiwambo | Otjiherero | Rukwangali | Silozi

View our latest report on low cost sanitation in Namibia.

View our guide to Hepatitis E in English or Oshiwambo.

Other sanitation resources:

Why, When, and How to Wash Your Hands (English)

Toilet awareness poster (English)

Training Manual

Click to download our training manual on the design and implementation of urban projects for the provision of low cost land for housing

Media monitoring on urban development in Namibia

Please note that this service has been discontinued since February 2020, due to human resource constraints caused by the DWN Covid-19 emergency programme.

Media Monitoring January to December 2020

Media Monitoring January to December 2019

Media Monitoring January to December 2018

Media Monitoring  January to December 2017