Outline of Namibia

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The location of Namibia
An enlargeable relief map of the Republic of Namibia

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Namibia:

Namibiasovereign country located along the Atlantic Coast of Southern Africa.[1] Namibia shares borders with Angola and Zambia to the north, Botswana to the east, and South Africa to the south. It gained independence from South Africa in 1990 and its capital city is Windhoek (German: Windhuk). Namibia is a member state of the United Nations (UN), the Southern African Development Community (SADC), the African Union (AU), and the Commonwealth of Nations. It is named after the Namib Desert.

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable basic map of Namibia

Geography of Namibia[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Namibia

Geography of Namibia

 Angola 1,376 km
 Botswana 1,360 km
 South Africa 967 km
 Zambia 233 km

Environment of Namibia[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Namibia

Natural geographic features of Namibia[edit]

Regions of Namibia[edit]

Administrative divisions of Namibia[edit]

Administrative divisions of Namibia

Municipalities of Namibia[edit]

Municipalities of Namibia

Ecoregions of Namibia[edit]

List of ecoregions in Namibia

Demography of Namibia[edit]

Demographics of Namibia

Government and politics of Namibia[edit]

Politics of Namibia

Branches of the government of Namibia[edit]

Government of Namibia

Executive branch of the government of Namibia[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Namibia[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Namibia[edit]

Court system of Namibia

Foreign relations of Namibia[edit]

Foreign relations of Namibia

International organization membership[edit]

The Republic of Namibia is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Namibia[edit]

Law of Namibia

Military of Namibia[edit]

Military of Namibia

Local government in Namibia[edit]

Local government in Namibia

History of Namibia[edit]

History of Namibia

Culture of Namibia[edit]

Culture of Namibia

Art in Namibia[edit]

Sport in Namibia[edit]

Sport in Namibia

Economy and infrastructure of Namibia[edit]

Economy of Namibia

Education in Namibia[edit]

Education in Namibia

See also[edit]



  1. ^ a b "Namibia". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. 3 July 2009. Retrieved 23 July 2009. 
  2. ^ The only glaciers in Africa are on Mt Kenya (in Kenya), on Kilimanjaro (in Tanzania), and in the Ruwenzori Mountains (which are located in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo). See Proceedings of the Riederalp Workshop, September 1978; Actes de l'Atelier de Riederalp, septembre 1978): IAHS-AISH Publ. no. 126, 1980.

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Namibia

Map of Namibia
Video of Namibia
Helpful Links
Namibian news in English