Our MISSION is to promote the understanding, conservation and sustainable use of Namibian plants for the benefit of all.


Main objectives

  • collect and maintain plant material and data according to international standards, collaborating with external organisations and programmes, where appropriate;

  • provide high quality, efficient services through needs-driven, plant-related research;

  • promote cost awareness and the careful and efficient utilisation of funds;

  • fulfil our core functions whilst providing a wide range of services which are utilised by a large variety of users;

  • support training and development of staff.