Newly appointed Head of NBRI

Thursday, 19 March 2015

Ms. Esmerialda Strauss was officially appointed as Head of the NBRI as of 1st March 2015. We wish her all the best in heading the institute and trust her guidance to make the best possible... » Read more

Ms. Esmerialda Strauss

Reviewing of the family Acanthaceae

Wednesday, 10 September 2014

The revision of the family Acanthaceae, one of the activities under the project  "Establish and Improve baseline inventories for spatial data on biodiversity - Flora of Namibia Project" (Task ID... » Read more

Herbarium staff exploring the characteristics of Acanthaceae, guided by Dr. Darbyshire, May 2014

BSF Training

Tuesday, 5 August 2014

The Gobabeb Research & Training Centre organised a Research Methodology Training Course (RMTC) under The... » Read more

BRAHMS Training

Tuesday, 15 July 2014

During the month of June, Mr. Denis Filer, coordinator of the BRAHMS project and related systems advisor, visited the NBRI. Mr.... » Read more

Staff changes at NBRI

Wednesday, 2 July 2014

Ms Frannces Chase joined the institute on 01 February 2016 as Curator of the National Herbarium of Namibia (WIND). We wish her well and welcomes her as part of the team.

Plant sales day a great success

Tuesday, 29 October 2013

Our Plant Sales morning on Saturday 5 October was the culmination of the effort and hard work Silke Rügheimer and her team put into having enough variety and plants to sell on the day. The... » Read more

Silke explaining some intricacies