Slim majority of Namibians would support higher taxes in exchange for more government services, Afrobarometer survey shows More than half of Namibians would support paying higher taxes in exchange for more government services, according to the latest Afrobarometer survey. Read more
AD330: Party identification and trust are declining, but Namibians have not lost faith in voting For the sixth time since independence, Namibians are going to the polls to choose a president and members of the National Assembly – in free and fair elections whose outcome has never varied. Read more
Namibians divided on land reform, including expropriation, Afrobarometer survey shows Only about half of Namibians rate the government’s land resettlement programme as effective, and more than four in 10 say land should be expropriated without compensation and given to the landless, a new Afrobarometer survey indicates. Read more
WP183: Traditional authority and state legitimacy: Evidence from Namibia Do African traditional leaders weaken state legitimacy at the local level? Read more
AD289: Namibians look to social movement to prompt government action on land reform Access to land is a contentious issue in many parts of sub-Saharan Africa, a legacy of colonialism and accompanying dispossession. Read more
AD224: Though a leader in gender representation, Namibia still has work to ensure full equality Namibia performs well on many gender-equality indicators, including gender representation in governance. Read more
Namibia summary of results (2017) Summary of results for Namibia (2017) Read more
AD209: Providing basic public services remains a challenge for Namibia’s government Basic services: Providing key public services remains a challenge for Namibia’s government. Read more
AD202: Views of Namibia’s economy darken sharply; youth more likely to consider emigration Compared to their elders, Namibia’s youth are more critical of government’s economic management and more likely to consider emigration. Read more
Gender quotas, GBV, German reparations, Koevoet, and other topics Findings from Afrobarometer Round 7 survey in Namibia Read more