Many vulnerable children and young people who have lost parental care are supported by Namibia's SOS Children's Villages. Our organisation helps them to grow up in a caring family environment. Since the war in neighbouring Angola caused mass-immigration into Namibia, the presence of our organisation in Namibia has become even more necessary.
Some facts about Namibia
In 1990, Namibia became an independent nation. Since then, it has enjoyed relative stability. Namibia is a middle-income country with a market economy that is driven by the following sectors: agriculture, mining, fishing and tourism.
Malnutrition and diseases take their toll
Situation of the children in Namibia