Namibia: Women in politics

Updated December 2009

Women's representation in the National Assembly 1989-2009
Women's representation quotas
Women's representation in the 2009 National Assembly by party
Women's representation in the 2004 National Assembly by party

TONCHI, VL & SHIFOTOKA, AN 2005, "Gender Equality" IN Parties and Political Development in Namibia [PDF], EISA Research Report 26, 29-31.

LEBEAU, D & DIMA, E 2005, "The Electoral System and its Impact on Gender", "Conflict and Elections: Gender" and "Gender and Youth representation" IN Multiparty Democracy and Elections in Namibia [PDF], EISA Research Report 13, 2-5, 55-56, 70-86.

KAAPAMA, P 2004, "Equitable Representation in the National Assembly" IN EISA Election Update: Namibia 2004, 3 [PDF], 12.

EISA 2004, "Women and Political Representation" IN Election Observer Mission Report: Namibia Presidential and National Assembly Elections 15-16 November 2004 [PDF], 16.

KEULDER, C 2004 "Gender and Representation at the Local Government Level in Namibia" IN Election Talk, 15 [PDF], 3.