IUCN Botswana is the Country Office for IUCN - The World Conservation Union. IUCN has 4 regional offices in Africa and IUCN Botswana Office falls within the IUCN Regional Office for Southern Africa (IUCN ROSA). The IUCN Botswana Programme has been involved in drafting environmental policies, strategies and legislation; formulating management plans; identifying the environmental interests and needs of the business sector; as well as providing support and capacity building to NGOs and CBOs in the country. ... [according to site editor's information]
VPR&D is a Botswana-based NGO to research and develop a wide range of veld products and to investigate suitable management systems for natural resources in order to ensure sustainable utilisation. In addition to its nursery-based research, VPR&D undertakes field activities throughout Botswana and the Southern Africa region. This is done in partnership with rural communities and households to improve their quality of life. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The Botswana College of Agriculture (BCA) is a body corporate, and hence a parastatal under the Ministry of Agriculture and an associate institution of the University of Botswana. Its mission is to produce high quality graduates, generate suitable technologies and provide advisory services to improve agriculture productivity through:
* innovative teaching;
* relevant research; and
* customer-driven service ... [according to site editor's information]
OSISA is a Johannesburg-based foundation established in 1997, working in ten Southern Africa countries: Angola, Botswana, DRC, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe. It is part of a network of foundations, established by George Soros. OSISA's vision is to promote and sustain the ideals, values, institutions and practice of open society. Its mission is to initiate and support programmes working towards open society ideals, and to advocate for these ideals in Southern Africa. ... [according to site editor's information]
BAMB is a government Public Enterprise. Its mandate is to provide a market for locally grown scheduled crops such as cereals, pulses/beans and oilseeds, and ensure that adequate supplies exist for sale to customers at affordable prices.
It acts as a one stop agricultural service to the farming community and customers alike: buying, packaging, processing and marketing locally produced grains, pulses; selling a wide range of animal feeds, agricultural inputs such as fertilizers, seeds, pesticides and packaging materials. ... [according to site editor's information]
EQUINET is a network of professionals, civil society members, policy makers, state officials and others within the region who have come together as an equity catalyst, to promote and realise shared values of equity and social justice in health.
EQUINET is governed by a steering committee involving academic, government and civic institutions from Botswana, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe and from SADC and international level. EQUINET programmes involve institutions from these and other SADC countries.
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Publications are downloadable....
SACU, the oldest customs union in the world, has five member states: Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa, and Swaziland. It maintains the free interchange of goods between member countries and provides for a common external tariff and a common excise tariff to this common customs area. [editors ilissAfrica]
This site presents the results of a research about the relation between population, development and environment. You will find basic information about the three countries studied (Mozambique, Botswana, Namibia), data and statistics including their analysis, as well as full text publications on the topic. [editors ilissAfrica]
The United Evangelical Mission is an international communion of 34 churches in Africa, Asia and Germany, and the v Bodelschwingh Institutions Bethel. The UEM has regional offices in Africa (Dar-es-Salaam), Asia (Medan) and Germany (Wuppertal). The aim of the member churches of the UEM is to work together as equal partners between North-South and South-South. Priorities include diaconal work, combating HIV/Aids, working for the rights of women and children, scholarships, development co-operation, intercultural encounter and project promotion. Peace and human rights work is a specific programme priority. ... [according to site editor's information]
The Bank of Botswana is Botswana's central bank.
The official website presents general information of the bank and legal framework; releases news, states Botswana's financial and economic data. Users can get access to its publications, statistics and official publications. [Editors EconBiz]