Bioeconomy in Namibia
In 2015, Namibia adopted its "National Program on Research, Science, Technology and Innovation". The strategy is part of Namibia's vision to become a prosperous and industrialised country by 2030. It was developed by the "National Commission on Research, Science & Technology" in consultation with numerous stakeholders.
In principle, it focuses on the socio-economic development of the country; Certain issues relevant to the bioeconomy are being decided upon. A bioeconomy strategy doesn’t exist, but the fields of health, agriculture, fisheries, energy and biotechnology are relevant to the bioeconomy.