Agriculture, Tourism, and Mining – including mining for diamonds, uranium, gold, silver, and zinc form the basis of Namibia’s economy.
Partially covered by the Kalahari and Namib deserts, this fascinating country is home to a substantial cheetah population as well as massive rolling sand dunes. In fact, Namibia is home to the highest dunes in the world at Sossusvlei. Although the country is the driest in Africa, the famous Etosha National Park in Namibia is diverse in wildlife. Other natural attractions include the Skeleton Coast, Spitzkoppe, and Fish River Canyon.
Namibia is a friendly place. It is one of the safest, most politically stable countries in Africa, although crimes like armed muggings and ATM thefts do happen, so being aware of your surroundings is important.
Health care facilities in Namibia are of a high quality, although only a small percentage of residents can afford private healthcare, with most relying on public healthcare. There is a handful of international and bilingual schools in the country.
With 15 years of recruitment experience in Africa, CA Global recruits highly skilled locals, Diaspora, and expatriates for placements across the continent. Go to our Africa Jobs portal to find the Namibia job board and view the latest jobs in Namibia.