Environment

Environment Grants Awarded

The Foundation supports a range of environment projects ranging from organisations that raise public awareness of, and find solutions to, specific issues such as sustainable fishing, in addition to charities that undertake active conservation work.

Giraffe Conservation Fund

The Khomas Environmental Education Programme (KEEP) is an exciting initiative of GCF in Namibia. KEEP is a field-based environmental education programme that allows young people to reconnect with nature.

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Cheetah Conservation Fund

Environmental education plays a key role in Cheetah Conservation Fund’s (CCF) mission. CCF believes that public education and the development of national pride and international concern for the cheetah are critical to its survival, and therefore educates farmers, teachers, and the public about methods to conserve biodiversity and about the role of the cheetah and other predators in healthy ecosystems. 

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Namibia  Desert Environment Education Trust

Funding of environmental education programme, this grant supports crucial desert research focusing on the Enviro footprint: Engery, Water, waste and Bio-diversity, 4 schools – 500 children annually are impacted through the support NaDEET

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Namibia Nature Foundation

The project implements activities to increase agricultural productivity and improved food security and livelihoods of 1,000 small-scale farmers and their families; to improve sustainable access to water through in-field rainwater harvesting and micro-drip irrigation systems and; community and farm-level resilience improvement through institutional strengthening of small-scale farmers and raising community awareness and capacity building.

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