The Mission of the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry is to realize the potential of the Agricultural, Water and Forestry sectors towards the promotion of an efficient and sustainable socio-economic development for a prosperous Namibia.
The Vision of the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry is where the nation's Agricultural, Water and Forest resources are sustainably and equitably used for improved livelihood, wellbeing and wealth for all.
The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry's Mandate is to promote, develop, manage and utilize Agriculture, Water and Forestry resources.
MAWF is striving towards an agriculture-led economic transformation within Namibia. MAWF's policy is based upon numerous factors including the constitution of Namibia, various ministerial constitutions, Vision 2030 and the National Development Plans. Going beyond the current focus on production and including developing value chains in agro-related industries, the sector,is boosted by the Namibian government's policy that invests in agriculture. Advancing the water services is an essential aspect of sustainable development to ensure that our country is able to meet the growing demand for water. With sufficient human resources and financial investment, the above-mentioned can be maintained.
Website of the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry: www.mawf.gov.na