Financial Product

Kavango East Regional Council: Income Generating Projects

The Ministry of Urban and Rural Development,  in collaboration with the Kavango East Regional Council provides assistance to businesses  in the region, through its Rural Development and Income Generating Projects.

  • SME
  • With legal entity
  • Without legal entity
  • Startups
  • Micros
  • Equipment/Infrastructure
  • Starting a company
  • Growth/Expansion


Kavango East


Start-ups, Micros, Groups.


Businesses must be specializing in the following areas:

Brick making projects, agricultural farming projects, fish farming projects, small scale mining projects, wood carving, catering, tailoring, poultry projects, gardening, rearing projects, knitting, basket making, shoe making, pottery projects.

  • Business owners must be Namibian.
  • Residing in rural areas.
  • Above the age of 18.
  • Individuals from marginalized and previously disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply.
  • Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
  • Individuals with project proposals that are economically viable.
  • SMEs that have proven to be expanding and growing.

Minimum financing volume: N$ 5000,00.

Maximum financing volume: N$ 13 000,00.

Application procedure
  • Application forms can be obtained from the Kavango East Regional Council.
  • Duly completed applications must be submitted to Constituency Offices for recommendation.
  • If project is not registered, it needs to be registered once the application has been approved.

Contact the Kavango East Regional Council, Directorate: Planning and Development early in the year.

For more information

Visit the:

Maria Mweringere Road, Government Office Park, Rundu

Or, visit any Local Constituency Offices in the Kavango East Region.

All enquiries must be directed to the Director of Planning and Development.

Chief Regional Officer
Mr. Ludwig Thikusho

Governor: Hon. Samuel K. Mbambo

Chairperson: Hon. Johannes J.H. Thighuru

Tel: 066-266000
Fax: 066-255036

Private Bag 2124