SPEECHES

RESIDENT COORDINATOR 

2018

World Environment Day - Windhoek, 5 June 2018 National Workshop on Disability - Windhoek, 29 May 2018 Menstrual Hygiene Day Commemoration- Gobabis, 28 May 2018 International Day of Living Together in Peace - Windhoek, 16 May 2018 Launch of UNPAF 2019-2023 - Windhoek, 27 April 2018 International Women's Day Round Table Discussion - Windhoek, 19 March Middle Income Countries Experience Sharing Forum - Swakopmund, 19 February World Radio Day 2018 - Opuwo, 16 Feb 2018 Emergency Response Preparedness (ERP) Workshop - Namibia, 12 February 2018 Hepatitis E Outbreak Press Briefing - Windhoek, 25 Jan 2018

2017

UNDESA Workshop on Implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD) - Windhoek, 13 December 2017 Commemoration of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities – Keetmanshoop, 6 December 2017 Launch of the 16 Days of Activism Campaign Against Gender-Based Violence (GBV) - Outapi, 28 November 2017 Launch of the 16 Days of Activism Campaign Against Gender-Based Violence (GBV) - Windhoek, 24 November National Human Development Report Workshop - Windhoek, 27 November 2017 6th Ministerial Conference of the Benguela Current Convention (BCC) - Windhoek, 9 November 2017 Workshop to Assess and Align the Current Legislation and Subordinate Legislation with International Extractive Industry Standards - Windhoek, 23 October 2017 HeforShe Launch - Windhoek, 25 October 2017 World Food Day Celebrations - Stampriet, 19 October 2017 Association of Diplomatic Spouses in Namibia, Gala Dinner – Windhoek, 15 September 2017 Training of Trainers on Treaty Body Reporting - Windhoek, 18 September 2017 NCCI Erongo, Business contributions to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) - Erongo, 1 September 2017 Awarding of Disability Ambassadorial Country Status - Windhoek, 2 August 2017 UNICEF Advocacy Partnership and Resource Mobilisation gala event and launch of the Kulila song - Walvis Bay, 28 July 2017 Official Launch of the UN House Solar Panels – Windhoek, 26 July 2017 6th Model United Nations Namibia (MUNNAM) Conference - Windhoek, 7 June 2017 Business contributions to SDGs - Windhoek, 1 June 2017 High Performance Movement Lecture Series, Remarks on Development Agenda 2030 and the SDGs - Windhoek, 16 May 2017 World Press Freedom Day - Windhoek, 10 May 2017 Inauguration of the Anti-Poaching Awareness Billboards – Okahandja, 23 March 2017 National Workshop on Enhancing Inclusive Development in the Framework of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Advancement of the White Paper on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in Namibia – Windhoek, 9 March 2017 International Women’s Day - Windhoek, 8 March 2017 World Radio Day – Okahandja, 13 February 2017

2016

Launch of 16 Days of Activism and Africa Human Development Report – Windhoek, 25 November 2016 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty – 7 October 2016 NUST - The High Performance Movement Lecture Series Mining Auditorium – Windhoek, 1 August 2016 Launching the Namibian National Strategic Action Plan for Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture – Windhoek, 17 August 2016 5th Gender and Media Summit – Windhoek, 17 August 2016 Nangolo Mbumba 75th Birthday Celebration - 2016 Formulation of NDP 5 – Oshikoto, 15 July 2016 African Drought Conference – 1 June 2016 UNESCO Scoping Mission Validation Workshop for the Ministry Of Higher Education, Training and Innovation - 2016 Private Sector Partnership Engagement Advocacy Dinner In commemoration of the Day of the African Child – Swakopmund, 14 June 2016 Launching of the EIA guidelines Integrating HIV and Gender - 19 May 2016 Launch of the Namibian Correctional Service (NCS) Health Policy – Windhoek, 11 May 2016 World Press Freedom Day 2016 – 10 May 2016 National Youth Week – Windhoek, 27 April 2016 Official Launching of the Education 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) - Goal 4 and the Commemoration of the Global Action Week – Windhoek, 25 April 2016 Strengthening Africa’s Voice at the UN, a UN Perspective – Windhoek, 13 April 2016 Stakeholder Consultation on the UN General Assembly High Level Meeting on AIDS 2016 – Windhoek, 16 March 2016 Women’s Conference on International Women’s Day - Windhoek, 7 March 2016 World Radio Day 2016 – Gobabis, 13 February 2016 Launch of the Know your Epidemic Know Your Response Modes of Transmission Study – Zambezi, 8 February 2016

2015

Official launch of the Human Development Report – Windhoek, 2016 International Anti-Corruption Day – Swakopmund, 9 December 2015 Validation of the Migration Profile – Windhoek, 4 December 2015 Launch of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender Based Violence (GBV) – Windhoek,  November 2015 National Conference on Wealth Redistribution and Poverty Eradication – Windhoek, 26- 27 October 2015 Media Briefing on UN @ 70 - Windhoek, 7 October 2015 7th Annual Research Conference on the theme: “Poverty Eradication, Citizenship and Community Empowerment - Windhoek, 17 September 2015 Posthumous Pan-African Icon Award to Tanzania’s first President, Julius Kambarage Nyerere - Windhoek, 10 September 2015 Official Launch of the National Dialogue on Wealth Redistribution and Poverty Eradication - Windhoek, 14 August 2015
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