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Social Entrepreneurship Investment

At OMDis, we take pride in taking care of our local entrepreneurs. Our Social Entrepreneurship Investments are focused on economically impacting new and existing viable businesses with key entrepreneurial developmental assistance which adds longevity to their business operations.

Covid-19 and the start of a tailoring collective.

Part of OMDis’ mandate is to assist existing businesses to reach their full potential. OMDis partnered with Namdeb to empower...
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Ebikes OMD2030

The opportunity to explore Oranjemund landscape of sand dunes, riding along the rough terrain of Orange river and along the...
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Catching up with OMDis

Find out what has OMDis been up to lately.

OMDis supports Futree Community Garden

Situated on the northern edge of Oranjemund, Frutee Community Garden Project, is an exemplary community project that plays an important...
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Oranjemund’s agriculture project thrives

OMDis Town Transform Agency “OMDis” was established in August of 2019 as an S21 Company by NAMDEB Diamond Corporation with...
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StartUp Namibia holds Makerthon training and competition in Oranjemund

Basecamp the StartUp Incubation and Innovation Centre of StartUp Namibia, alongside OMDis Town Transform Agency hosted a Makerthon in Oranjemund...
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Oranjemund and OMDis at the Namibia Tourism Expo 4-7 November 2020

Namibia was hit hard in 2020 with the Covid-19 pandemic, as was the rest of the world. One of the...
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OMDis ChangeMaker media Campaign with Tribefire Studios

Oranjemund has been a mystery for many years, everyone knows about it but very few have seen it. This was...
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OMDis visits Sonop Farms to discuss agriculture potential for Oranjemund

Fruitful discussion was held at Sonop Farms regarding their operations along the north bank road at Noordoewer. Topics covered included...
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Press Releases

OTC and OMDis sign MoU for the Economic Transformation of Oranjemund

Today the Oranjemund Town Council signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with OMDis Town Transformation Agency for the economic transformation...
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FlyWestair Destinations: Oranjemund in Five Words

In terms of tourism Oranjemund in the south-western corner of Namibia is a rough diamond (pun intended). The quaint little...
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Westair’s Oranjemund route a boost for economy

WESTAIR aviation inaugurated its commercial passenger flight from Windhoek to Oranjemund on Wednesday, a move which is expected to benefit...
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Oranjemund to curb dependency on diamonds

ORANJEMUND has plans to diversify its economy and move away from its dependency on diamond mining. This will be done...
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OMDis Business Directory

OMDis wholeheartedly welcomes you to Oranjemund’s new business directory. The purpose of this directory is to provide a comprehensive list...
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Follow our progress in the news as our transformation activities and partnerships start to bloom.


Ambrosius Amutenya Primary School’s (AAPS) Agriculture school project under the name Project Pamwe (“together” in Herero) is back and breaking...
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OMDis shining a new light on Oranjemund’s Tourism

The iconic National Geographic yellow frame can be found at the edge of our picturesque Orange River mouth.
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Oranjemund’s museum, Jasper House, gets a revamp.

A town like Oranjemund, situated in the renowned Sperrgebiet and with all its rich history and secluded ambiance, has an...
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Pitching for recovery with SMEs Compete and OMDis

The Pitching for Recovery (P4R) programme is conceptualized by SMEs Compete and enabled by the support of GIZ. It is...
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Visit by Prime Minister of Namibia to Oranjemund – Nursery

On the 6 th November 2020 the Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa Amadhila, during her visit to Oranjemund, made a stop...
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This is Namibia Tourism revival campaign

Recently, following the decimating effects of Covid-19 on tourism, OMDis supported Venture Media’s initiative to reignite Namibia’s tourism industry.
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Visit by //Kharas Regional Council and Ministry Environment, Tourism and Forestry in Oranjemund

On 28 August 2020 OMDis met with the Mr Okeri Kasete, Mr Harry Tjihukununa, and Mr Wayne Handley in Oranjemund....
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OCN 4th Edition – Town Transformation extract

Oranjemund has been a diamond mining town since 1936. At the height of diamond production life was extremely good to...
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