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November 19, 2014

Upcoming

General and Presidential Elections 2014 in Namibia

On 28 November 2014 Namibia is going to vote for the sixth time. As an offical Election Observer the Konrad Adenauer Foundation provides general information, interesting newspaper articles as well the party manifestos on this page. more…

July 28, 2014

International Reports

Resource Wealth and Raw Materials Boom

An abundance of resources in Sub-Saharan Africa will not necessarily lead to sustainable economic growth, to the contrary: The one-sided economic focus on the extraction of natural resources has consequences for the people and the environment. What needs to be done to avoid the “resource curse”? more…

June 19, 2014

Second KAS Electoral Debate

The recent South African Elections: Lessons for Namibia

Dr. Bernd Althusmann, the Resident Representative of Konrad Adenauer Foundation, welcomed and thanked all present on the panel and in the audience for their participation in the second Electoral Debate organized by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation. more…

April 25, 2014

Presidential and Parliamentary Elections

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung hosts Namibia’s first Election Debate in Windhoek

In view of the upcoming presidential and parliamentary elections at the end of November 2014, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Namibia & Angola (KAS) in cooperation with Forum for the Future (FFF) organised and hosted a public election debate. more…

January 27, 2014

Pillars of Mandela’s legacy

Lessons and inspirations for the future of Namibia and Africa

The KAS office for Namibia and Angola invites to a memorial lecture in honour of late former South African President Nelson Mandela on January 27th. more…

March 7, 2013

Back again

The Namibia Law Journal Website is back online.

The new address of the Namibia Law Journal Website is www.namibialawjournal.org.na more…

January 25, 2013

NEW ARRIVAL

Namibia Law Journal Volume 04 Issue 02

The Journal has an African side to it this time. Not only does it have two articles on international law and the rule of law – one focusing on the African Union (AU) and the other on recent developments in the Southern African Development Community (SADC), but also that both articles are dedicated to two prominent African leaders. Further articles concentrate among other things on plea bargaining, the prison and parole law in Namibia and the battle of Ohamakari. more…

December 14, 2012

REPORT LAUNCH IN March 2013

NAMIBIA’S ENERGY FUTURE - A CASE FOR RENEWABLES

Namibia is most generously endowed with natural resources required for (renewable) energy supplies, especially in regard to the resources from the sun, wind and biomass from invader bush. KAS has committed itself to contribute to the discourse on Namibia’s energy future. The study is an overview of the different aspects of Namibia’s energy future, focusing on the country’s electricity sector, and the role that renewable energies as well as energy efficiency measures could play. more…

December 13, 2012

18 YEARS OF PUSHING BORDERS

WAD REVIEW - INSPIRING CHANGE!

Women continue to be affected more and more by conditions of poverty because poverty is linked to women’s inequality in society. Women make up the majority in terms of unemployment, and are treated unfairly by society as well as in their home environments. Women bear almost all responsibility for meeting basic needs of the family, yet they are systematically denied the resources they need to fulfil this responsibility. more…

December 13, 2012

The SADC Tribunal – exclusive access?

STAGNATION OF REGIONAL INTEGRATION

On 3rd of October 2012, the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung organized a public lecture at the NamPower Convention Centre in Windhoek. The topic of the evening were the current problematic issues surrounding the Tribunal of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and the specific question “The SADC Tribunal – exclusive access?”. more…