Main Responsibilities (Aquaculture and Mariculture)

  • Ensure the responsible and sustainable development of aquaculture to achieve socio-economic benefits and environmental sustainability.
  • Facilitate an efficient, coordinated administrative and institutional framework for aquaculture.
  • Ensure that the genetic diversity and integrity of aquatic ecosystem is maintained.
  • Promote responsible aquaculture and mariculture production practices.
  • Research on fresh water fish resources in the interior of Namibia and provides advice on the conservation and management of those resources.