Making Namibian Museums Matter!
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Museums Association of Namibia

The Museums Association of Namibia (MAN) is an umbrella organisation that represents all Namibian museums.

As a representative body it supports museums in various ways such as in the field of training, funding and the networking of professionals.

About MAN


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Open Restitution Africa is Hiring


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Vacancy Announcements_ UNESCO Regional Office of Southern Africa_Culture Sector


Project Coordinator:  Great Zimbabwe World Heritage Site Development Project     Project Assistant:  Great Zimbabwe World Heritage Site Development Project     Education and Intangible Cultural Heritage Expert (Consultancy)  

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Same Website, New Look!


At the Museums Association of Namibia (MAN), we are constantly endeavouring to support our members and all museum visitors to have the best museum experiences possible. We are happy to announce that we have redesigned our website to make it more user-friendly. While we keep the same website, it now has a fresh new look that makes it easier for you...

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A Night at the Swakopmund Museum


A Night at the Swakopmund Museum Fridays 10th and 17th March 2023 Spaces is limited so please make your bookings before 01 March 2023. 

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Villa Albertine - 2024 Season Call for Africa–US Residencies


Each year, in partnership with the Ford Foundation, Villa Albertine welcomes five thinkers, creators, or culture professionals from the African continent to complete a residency in the US. The five laureates, selected out of the current call for applications, will get the opportunity to complete a two-month exploratory residency in a US city in 2024. This residency program aims to promote...

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Archive Interns Wanted!


ARCHIVE INTERNS WANTED FULL CALL (PDF) The Museums Association of Namibia (MAN) is a Non-Governmental Organisation representing museums and heritage institutions throughout Namibia. As a representative body, it supports museums in various ways such as in the field of training, funding, and the networking of professionals. MAN invites qualified individuals to apply for the following internship positions. POSITION: Archive Intern (Windhoek)...

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Doctoral Scholarships: Linden-Museum Stuttgart and the University of Tübingen


Doctoral Scholarships (m/f/d) Application deadline: 30.3.2023 Duration: 10/2023 - 9/2026 Scholarship for doctoral studies in the research field Museum and Collections linked to the disciplines of Social and Cultural Anthropology/ Historical and Cultural Anthropology, and History in the PhD Programme: “A Doctorate in the Museum - the Local and Global Dimensions of Objects in Anthropological Museums in Baden- Württemberg Today”, (DIMA)...

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