Mr Eddie Hasheela

Director: Agricutural Research and Development

Mr Eddie Hasheela
Tel: +264 61 208 7063

Deputy Director of Product Development,Training and Quality Assurance

Mr. Clemens Khaiseb
Tel:+264 208 7002

Deputy Director of Livestock, Research and Production

Mrs. Deidre Januarie
Tel:+264 61 208 7034

Deputy Director of Crop Research and Production

Tel: +264 61 208 ...


This Directorate aims to facilitate the development and management of MAWLR human resources at all levels and in all disciplines, and to undertake well-balanced crop, livestock and natural resource research within the communal and commercial sectors, contributing to increased productivity and sustainable utilisation of natural resources under arid, semi-arid and sub-humid condition, thereby improving the living standards of the Namibian population.

Strategic Objectives

Ensure food security in Namibia:
  • To conduct agricultural research through need-driven, basic, adaptive and strategic research for the communal, resettled and commercial farming areas of Namibia.
  • To develop and conserve crop and livestock genetic material for current and future use.
  • To support the development of adequate, well-trained human resources required for the sustainable development of the agricultural, water and land reform sectors in Namibia.

Division Livestock, Research and Production

  • Sub-Division Large stock Research
  • Sub-Division Small stock Research
  • Sub-Division Pasture Science Research
  • Sub-Division Livestock Development Scheme

Division Production Development, Training and Quality Assurance

  • Sub-Division Mashare Agricultural Development Institute
  • Sub-Division Tsumis Arid Zone Agricultural Centre
  • Sub-Division Analytical Services And Product Development
  • Sub-Division Training Material Development

Division Crop Research and Production

  • Sub-Division Crop Management and Production
  • Sub-Division Crop Research

Mandated to Promote, Develop, Manage and utilize Agriculture, Water and Land Resources sustainably

  • MAWLR Head Office, Government Office Park, Luther Street
  • Private Bag 13184, Windhoek, Namibia
  • +264-61-208 7111
  • Lands Reform and Resettlement, Robert Mugabe Avenue No.55
  • Private Bag 13343, Windhoek, Namibia
  • +264-61-296 5371