Namibia QER Quarter 2 2020

This quarterly economic review from the IPPR examines economic developments that took place in the second quarter of 2020, which was dominated by the arrival of the coronavirus in Namibia. The QER also includes a special focus on the report of the High Level Panel on the Namibian Economy. Produced with the support of the […]

Namibia in the Open Budget Survey

Namibia has improved the transparency and availability of its budget information slightly but offers no formal opportunities for the public to give their views on budget allocations and the execution of spending plans.

Gender Analysis and Policy

In Namibia, as in many other countries around the world, men and women receive different treatment due to their gender. In a variety of ways – including but not limited to institutional access, social biases, and cultural values – women are disadvantaged in comparison to men. To combat this gender-based inequality, it is important that […]

The Budget 2019-20

A detailed analysis of Namibia’s 2019-20 budget – including a macroeconomic overview, a look at revenue and expenditure, debt and deficit considerations, and suggestions for the way forward

Namibia QER – Quarter 1 2019

This economic review – to be published four times a year – examines the economic developments that took place in the first quarter of 2019. This edition also includes a special focus on the national budget tabled in April. Produced with the support of the Hanns Seidel Foundation.

Women in the Budget

Gender Budgeting in Namibia has not taken off yet. Here is why it should – and what can be done to strengthen it.

Winners and Losers

When government adjusted the budget, which ministries gained and lost?