Give us access to info and conduct a detailed study, asks Earthlife Namibia

In a recently released letter to Minister of Environment and Tourism, Pohamba Shifeta, Earthlife Namibia chair, Bertchen Kohrs, requests that stakeholders be given access to verification data and that a wide ranging environmental study be conducted around the potential impacts of marine phosphates mining on the coastal ecosystems:  (IMAGE: Bertchen …

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Suspicious #PhosphateMining Decision has ATI Implications

Stranger and stranger, and increasingly suspicious, have become the circumstances surrounding the awarding of an environmental clearance certificate to Namibia Marine Phosphates (NMP), by Environmental Commissioner Teofilius Nghitila, in September this year. The certificate was issued to NMP in early September in relation to its plans to mine marine phosphates …

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