• COMMUNITY HOPE SCHOOL

    IS GIVING HOPE TO NAMIBIA
  • 70,000

    ORPHANS IN NAMIBIA DUE TO HIV/AIDS. BUT YOU HAVE THE POWER TO CHANGE THAT STATISTIC.
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Community Hope School

Community Hope School provides hope though Christian education to children, many of which orphaned by AIDS. in Katutura Namibia. Be a part of changing lives by partnering with us today!

Katutura Facts

  • Population
  • Meaning
  • Risks

Katutura, population 120,000, was an official township for black Namibians since before the apartheid time, until 1989. It is now a suburb of the city of Windhoek.

 

Katutura can be considered as a "real African" suburb with street markets and much happening outside. The name means "Place where we do not want to live" in Otjiherero.

Continuing risk factors of this area are alcohol and drugs in the home, sickness, disabled children, extreme poverty with several people living on one income, over-crowded housing, unemployment, crime, illiteracy, and disease.