Welcome to Yambeka Children Media



Yambeka Children Media (YCM) is a Social Enterprise founded in 2009. Yambeka is a term which literally means “Blessed” in the Oshiwambo language, spoken by the Ovambo people in the southern African country of Namibia.

Yambeka Children Media was created to promote Namibian and other African languages, history, and traditional stories for children between 0-13 years.

To date Yambeka Children Media has published 12 children books.  YCM received Honorable Mentions awards from Namibian Children’s Book Forum Awards 2012 and in 2018. For eight titles!

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Community Projects

4th Namibian Book Fair


 6-7 September


The Namibia Book Fair (NBF) is proud to announce the fourth edition of this one of a kind event which will be held on the 6th and 7th September 2019 in Windhoek between 10h00 and 17h00.

Venue:  National Library of Namibia 

Book Launch


 Come and experience this exciting event with us .

NBF sponsors


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Yambeka Children Media Ambassadors

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Yambeka Children Media Ambassadors

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Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday: By appointment

Sunday: Closed