THE Editors' Forum of Namibia (EFN) has expressed concern that although Namibia continues to fare very well in Africa and the world in terms of press freedom, elements of harassment and regulation could threaten the status quo.
THE African Platform on Access to Information working group and other civil society organisations have written to the World Bank to express concern about the downgrade on the global right to information agenda.
One in three people on the planet is an Internet user.1 It has emerged as a new lived space and reality for citizens, and thus also a new space in which human rights has to be considered. In the early days of the Internet, many...
Freedom of expression is one of the cornerstones of all democratic systems.
WINDHOEK, NAMIBIA – The Namibian media environment has not changed significantly since the last African Media Barometer (AMB) held in 2011, as it remains conducive for media freedom and freedom of expression. However, there are a...
Namibia has come near the bottom of global rankings that assess how easy it is for the public to access official data. Namibia came 77th out of 86 countries in the Open Data Barometer released on Jan 20. In the 2013 Barometer...
In conjunction with the Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) and the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR), fesmedia Africa, the regional media project of the Friedrich- Ebert-Stiftung (FES), launched an information...
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