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8 Feb 2018

INFORMATION minister Tjekero Tweya on Tuesday labelled a report by the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) as being “unfounded and misleading”. The report, titled ‘Access Denied’, was published and …

7 Feb 2018

The Action Namibia coalition, tasked with working towards an Access to Information (ATI) law in Namibia and oversight of citizen rights to information, extends support to one of its members, …

7 Feb 2018

NAMIBIAN civil society organisations have called for a multi-stakeholder approach to finding solutions to combat cyber security and crime in the country. This is reflected in a report titled ‘Tackling …

7 Feb 2018

Last year the IPPR sought to make an assessment of the state of access to information in Namibia. The principal means of doing this was by making a range of …

27 Feb 2017

Our concerns about the Whistleblower Bill were picked up by The Villager. Full article here.

27 Feb 2017

This article surveys progress made on Vision2030, citing several experts in the process of comparing the goals set with the progress achieved so far. The Villager cites IPPR director, Graham …

23 Feb 2017

The IPPR’s comment on the Whistleblower Protection Bill was picked up by the Namibian Sun, who provide a summary of the key point made. Please note that as of writing, …

16 Feb 2017

The Namibian Sun reports on our latest briefing on the land bill (full report here). Please note that as of writing, reading articles in the Sun requires registering with their …

26 Jan 2017

The Namibian reports on the new CPI rankings, and quotes IPPR director Graham Hopwood: It does seem that to become the least corrupt country in Africa by 2020 as per …

12 Dec 2016

THE non-transparent manner in awarding mining licences and the failure to explain changes of ownership contribute to corruption in Namibia.

12 Dec 2016

The Republikein reports on the Transparent Oil website.    

9 Dec 2016

This report from the Namibia Economist  includes some details on the process in creating our Transparent Oil website , and discusses how it was replicated in other countries in Africa.