Latest News and Events
First Aids Conference Held In Namibia
08 Dec 2016
The Ministry of Health and Social Services held its first AIDS Conference in the country on 28 November to 1 December 2016 in Swakopmund – Erongo Region.
The Minister, Honourable Bernard Haufiku said the country has achieved tremendously on HIV/AIDS and highlighted as following;
Namibia Gets Evaluated
02 Dec 2016
The Ministry of Health and Social Services in support by the World Health Organization hosted a team of external evaluators to determine Namibia’s readiness to prevent, detect, respond and manage major disease outbreaks.
Eleven (11) external evaluators from multiple disciplin..
HIV/AIDS Test Kits
20 Jul 2016
The Ministry of Health and Social Service received 10 000 Aids Test Kits valued at N$ 200 000 from Namax Pharmaceutical on 20 July 2016..
Receiving the donation, the Deputy Minister, Honourable Juliet Kavetuna said, the kits will save lives as they would ensure people get acces..
New Pharmaceutical Management System Launched
28 Jun 2016
The Ministry has a new Pharmaceutical Management Information Dashboard system, launched on 23 June 2016 by the Minister - Dr. Bernard Haufiku. This is a computerized stock management system for the efficient flow of pharmaceutical information at all central and regional medical stores, distr..
Bulk procurement of Ambulances and Delivery Beds
16 May 2016
The Ministry procured 60 ambulances and maternity delivery beds to be distributed to a number of public health facilities around the country.
Unveiling the medical equipment’s, Minister - Dr. Bernard Haufiku said it is part of his performance agreement to ensure that every he..
MMI Holdings SPONSORS NS 100 000 to the Outreach Programme
14 Mar 2016
The Ministry of Health and Social Services outreach programme received a boost in its coffers when Metropolitan Momentum Investments holdings (MMI) sponsored a whooping N$ 100 000 towards the medical outreach programme.
The Minister - Hon. Bernard Haufiku extended his appreciation to the..
Management Development Forum
07 Mar 2016
The Ministry of Health and Social Services held its Annual Management Development Forum on 29 February to 4th March 2016.
This is an annual gathering that brings together all management and middle management cadres from all health directorates including regional health directorates aimed..
Ministry embarks on a country-wide mass cleaning campaign
25 Nov 2015
The Ministry held a mass cleaning campaign at all health facilities and office premises in all 14 regions on Friday, 20 November 2015. The Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr. Bernard Haufiku launched the campaign under the theme “Operation Clean-up”.
National Maternal and Child Health Vaccination week Launched
12 Nov 2015
The Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Health and Social Services, Honourable Juliet Kavetuna launched the National Maternal and Child Health Vaccination week and further unveiled the new Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) to be introduced into the country’s routine immunization programme..