The Debmarine - Namdeb Foundation (Incorporated Association Not For Gain) was established in May 2015 to be the Corporate Social Investment vehicle of Debmarine Namibia and Namdeb.

Our vision is to be the benchmark community partner in socio-economic development. We partner with communities in sustainable socio-economic development that leaves a positive diamond legacy in Namibia.

We wish to contribute to job creation through enterprise development whilst strengthening Debmarine Namibia and Namdeb’s supply chains with the inclusion of funded small and medium enterprise’s products and services. We aim to promote sustainability in communities through social investments and supporting projects that deliver positive measurable outcomes.

Our Focus Areas


• Pre-primary, secondary & tertiary education • Literacy development training
• Infrastructure development

Access to Opportunities with Focus on the Youth

In the areas of education, sport, arts and culture, health and welfare (that create job opportunities), entrepreneurship and capacity development.

Women and Girl Child Empowerment

In the areas of education, sport, arts and culture, health and welfare, entrepreneurship and capacity development.

Rarity Conservation / Biodiversity

• Preservation of heritage sites in mining licence areas
• Conservation of rare species – flora and fauna
• Biodiversity in mining licence areas
• Biodiversity in rare areas

And other deserving causes.