On August 25th, our program was visited by the Namibian ambassador Ms. Morina Muuondjo.
Mr. Thor Asgeirsson, the UNU-FTP deputy director, and staff members Ms. Mary Frances Davidson and Mr. Stefán Úlfarsson greeted her.
UNU-FTP has been involved in capacity building in the Namibian fishing industry from its early days in the late 1990s.
Altogether 18 fellows from Namibia have participated in the six-months training program since 1999.
Furthermore, UNU-FTP has conducted five 5 in-country courses in Namibia on topics such as profitability assessment, quality management and stock modeling.
The Namibian ambassador Ms. Morina Muuondjo (center)
was greeted by UNU-FTP staff.