Namibia - The Development of a National Human Resource Plan for Economic Growth

Project Summary

Approval Date 09 Oct 2009
Signature Date 16 Mar 2010
Planned Completion Date 30 Sep 2013
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Mar 2014
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Social
DAC Sector Code 11420
Commitment U.A 600,000
Status Completion

Project General Description

The project to support the development of a National Human Resources Plan for Economic Growth in Namibia is designed to meet the need for better planning of the supply and demand of human resources in the country. It is intended to support economic and social development and enhance Namibia's competitiveness. Project implementation is planned over a period of 12 months, from September 2009 to August 2010. The total cost is estimated at UA 2.08 million (NAD 26.42 million, excluding taxes and customs duties). The project has two components: the first component relates to the Skills Needs Assessment and the Human Resources Plan, while the second concerns the strengthening of institutional capacity and development of human resources.

Project Objectives

The objective of the project is to assist the Government of the Republic of Namibia (GRN) in developing a human resources plan to institutionalize the supply and demand of human resources and to establish a monitoring and evaluation system.


The direct beneficiary of the support is the Namibian Government. Indirect beneficiaries are the populations.

Participating Organization

Middle Income Countries Fund
The National Planning Commission


IATI identifier 46002-P-NA-IAD-001
Last Update 03 Mar 2021


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Geographic Location

Country Namibia