COVID-19 Action


This website presents the action taken by the Alliance Secretariat and partners in light of the COVID-19 situation in informal settlements in Namibia. For latest updates follow the Alliance's Twitter and Facebook accounts. To reach the Alliance Secretariat, please contact



Alliance COVID-19 Strategy

Covid 19: Understanding the problem in urban areas in Namibia, and an initial response (Document adapted from here.)


1. Official documents

Go to NUST Library's 'Digital Namibia Archive' on COVID-19 HERE.


2. Local government updates

See here.


3. Communities needs.

See here.


4. Situation on the ground

For the latest regarding implementation of the strategy, follow the Alliance's Twitter and Facebook accounts.



Ministry of Health and Social Services website: latest updates on COVID-19 in Namibia

NUST webpage in cooperation with MOHSS and other stakeholders:

The C19 People’s Coalition in South Africa, ensures response to the COVID-19 virus is effective, just, and prioritises the most vulnerable: Read their programme of action in the time of COVID-19

How to tackle Covid-19 in informal settlements, by Mark Weston in the Mail & Guardian  27 March 2020.