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We regularly produce information material on bush encroachment. You can find these studies and brochures here, as well as important policies and relevant extrenal studies
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N-BiG Member Working Groups
Brochures
Harvesting And Processing Namibian Encroacher Bush-pdf
Brochures
GIZ BCBU Policy Brief Charcoal Animal Feed
Brochures
Brochure Debushing Resource Assessment – 2015
Brochures
GIZ De Bushing ELD Brief Screen
Brochures
NCA Brochure
Brochures
Groundwater Factsheet Oct-2018
Brochures
Adding Value to Namibian Encroacher Bush
Brochures
Acacia Fibreboard Brochure
Brochures
Namibia-Bush-Biomass-Quantification-Tool-User-Manual
Brochures
N-BiG-Flyer-2022
Brochures
Biomass Industrial Park Road Map Brochure (NAD)
Brochures
Bush-Control-Manual-2017 2
Brochures
Namibia-Bush-Biomass-Quantification-Tool-Version-1-1 (1)
Brochures
ELD Pb Namibia 2017
Brochures
Encroacher species Poster-01
Brochures
GIZ DeBushing Financing Bush Control 2016
Brochures
Debushing Advisory Services Survey
Brochures
Factsheet Animal Feed Survey 2017
Brochures
DAS HIVA IDS Flyer
Brochures
Harvesting Namibian Encroacher Bush Brochure
Brochures
NUST BUSH Project Information Booklet 2021
Brochures
Namibia Bush Business
Brochures
Value Addition Poster-02
Brochures
BIP Brochure EUR-2021-04-13
Brochures
GIZ DAS Labour Based Harvesting Manual – 2020
Brochures
GIZ NAM Pocket Guide
Brochures
GIZ BIS Flyer – Nov19
Brochures
GIZ BCBU Somalia Article – Nov19
Brochures
Biochar From Namibian Encroacher Bush
Brochures
BIP Brochure 2020-11-19
Brochures
DAS Flyer
Brochures
DAS Bush Feed Pocket Guide – 2019 2
Brochures
Charcoal Factsheet – July-2018
Brochures
Bush to Feed Factsheet
Brochures
Bush Control Methods Poster-03
Brochures
DSS booklet
Brochures
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    The Namibia Sustainable Bioeconomy Strategy 2024-2029
    Policies
    FSC National Forest Stewardship Standard for the Republic of Namibia.pdf
    Policies
    MEFT- How to Unlock Payment for Ecosystem Services for the Namibian Bush-Biomass Sector
    Policies
    Governance Framework and Management System for Sustainable Bush Control in Selected Communal Areas of Namibia- October 2023
    Policies
    National Strategy on the Sustainable Management of Bush Resources 2022-2027
    Policies
    Forest-Act-2001
    Policies
    GIZ BCBU Policy Brief Charcoal Animal Feed
    Policies
    Namibia’s Forest Act and Policy – an Overview
    Policies
    Namibia Agriculture Policy (2015)
    Policies
    Namibia Rangeland Management Policy and Strategy (2012)
    Policies
    Namibia Vision 2030
    Policies
    Commencement of Environmental Management Act, 2007
    Policies
    Namibia Constitution
    Policies
    Enivronmental Management Act (2007)
    Policies
    MITSMED-Wood-Charcoal Strategy
    Policies
    Forestry Amendment Act 2005
    Policies
    Forestry-Amendment-Act-2015
    Policies
    Climate Policy Brief
    Policies
      Database Description
      Bio energy Atlas of South Africa A public resource to support the development bio energy in South Africa. It covers assessment of biomass potential in the country and the feasibility of it application
      EIS Online environmental information resource for Namibia, the site consists of literature, reports, GIS data and other environmental information  
      Energypedia a wiki-based platform for collaborative knowledge exchange on renewable energy and energy efficiency topics in developing countries  
      Environmental Geographical Information Systems South Africa Provides access to baseline environmental geo-spatial data, printable maps, interactive mapping tools and map services to the users of geospatial technology, government as well as the public.  
      GlobAllomeTree An International web platform used to share and provide access to tree allometric equations. The platform provides Allometric Equations, wood density, biomass expansion factors and tree volume & biomass data.  
      Namibia Rangelands An early warning system for Namibians, aimed at enhancing the ability of livestock farmers, support agencies and policy makers to make decisions based on timely and accurate information regarding the state and productivity of their rangelands to reduce vulnerability to droughts, or other adverse climatic conditions.

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      Nampower 40MW Otjikoto Biomass Power Station – Project Fact Sheet
      Studies
      Assessment of the Impact of Bush Encroachment and Bush Control on Soil Organic Carbon in Namibia
      Studies
      Synthesis paper- A Decade of Targeted Sector Development for Bush Control and Biomass Utilisation in Namibia
      Studies
      GIZ-South Pole-Mobilising Climate Finance Through Carbon Removal The Case Of Namibian Bush Biomass And Biochar
      Studies
      Road Map To A Biomass Industrial Park Report – Mar 2021
      Studies
      [April 2018] NamPower GIZ N-BiG 20MW Biomass Power Plant Study
      Studies
      Baseline Assessment for the De-Bushing Programme in Namibia
      Studies
      Strategic Environmental Assessment of Large-Scale Bush Thinning and Value-Addition Activities in Namibia
      Studies
      Harvesting of Encroacher Bush
      Studies
      Value Added End-Use Opportunities for Namibian Encroacher Bush
      Studies
      Detailed Assessment of the Biomass Resource and Potential Yield in a Selected Bush encroached area of Namibia
      Studies
      Assessment of Existing Incentive Schemes and Financing Products for Encroacher Bush Harvesting and Value Addition in Namibia
      Studies
      ELD in relation to bush encroachment
      Studies
      NCA Charcoal Technology Assessment
      Studies
      Road Map to a Biomass Industrial Park – June 2021
      Studies
      Enviromental Impact Assesment (EIA) For The Proposed Encroacher Bush Biomass Power Project In Namibia – Oct20
      Studies
      Green House Gas Assessment of Bush Control and Biomass Utilisation in Namibia
      Studies
      GIZ UNDP MAWF Animal Feed Report 2017
      Studies
      Bush Control Manual-2017
      Studies
      Economics of Land Degradation national and regional report
      Studies
      ELD in realtion to bush encroachment in Otjozondjupa
      Studies
      Bush Control Manual – 2017
      Studies
      International Biomass Fuel Certification for Namibian Encroacher Bush
      Studies
      State and trends of the Namibian Bush Biomass Sector 2019
      Studies
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        DSS booklet
        Farmers Tools
        Bush-Control-Manual-2017 2
        Farmers Tools
        Namibia-Bush-Biomass-Quantification-Tool-Version-1-1 (1)
        Farmers Tools
        GIZ-South-Pole-Mobilising-climate-finance-through-carbon-removal.-Business-Case-Tool-for-Project-Developers.xlsx
        Farmers Tools
        GIZ-South Pole-Mobilising Climate Finance Through Carbon Removal The Case Of Namibian Bush Biomass And Biochar
        Farmers Tools
        Namibia Bush Biomass Quantification Tool
        Farmers Tools
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          Otjiherero-Bush Value Addition Poster
          Translated Publications
          Oshiwambo Encroacher Bush Species Poster
          Translated Publications
          Oshiwambo – Control of Encroacher Bush Poster
          Translated Publications
          Oshiwambo – Bush Value Addition Poster
          Translated Publications
          Afrikaans-Bush Value Addition Poster
          Translated Publications
          Afrikaans Encroacher Bush Species Poster
          Translated Publications
          Afrikaans – Control Of Encroacher Bush Poster
          Translated Publications
          Rukwangali – Bush Value Addition
          Translated Publications
          Otjiherero – Control of Encroacher Bush Poster 2
          Translated Publications
          Otjiherero – Encroacher Bush Species Poster
          Translated Publications
          Rukwangali – Control of Encroacher Bush Poster
          Translated Publications
          Rukwangali – Encroacher Bush Species Poster
          Translated Publications