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Namibia

System of governmentUnitary semi-presidential republic
V-Dem Electoral Democracy Index0.64/1
Head of State (President)Hage Geingob (SWAPO, centre-left)
Head of Government (PM)Saara Kuugongelwa (SWAPO, centre-left)
Party in GovernmentSWAPO (centre-left)

National Parliaments

Parties

South West Africa People’s Organisation (SWAPO)

Leader: Hage Geingob
Orientation: Centre-left
Ideology: Social democracy
Stance towards the government: In government
International affiliation: Former Liberation Movements of Southern Africa, Socialist International

Popular Democratic Movement (PDM)

Leader: McHenry Venaani
Orientation: Centre-right
Ideology: Social conservatism, economic liberalism
Stance towards the government: Opposition
International affiliation: Democrat Union of Africa, International Democrat Union (associate)

Landless People’s Movement (LPM)

Leader: Bernadus Swartbooi
Orientation: Left-wing
Ideology: Democratic socialism, left-wing populism, progressivism, federalism
Stance towards the government: Opposition
International affiliation: Progressive International

National Unity Democratic Organisation (NUDO)

Leader: Esther Muinjangue
Orientation: Centre-right|Herero interests
Ideology: Social conservatism, Herero minority interests
Stance towards the government: Opposition
International affiliation: N/A

All People’s Party (APP)

Leader: Vacant
Orientation: Centre-left
Ideology: Social democracy, progressivism
Stance towards the government: Opposition
International affiliation: N/A

United Democratic Front (UDF)

Leader: Apius Auchab
Orientation: Damara interests
Ideology: Damara minority interests
Stance towards the government: Opposition
International affiliation: N/A

Republican Party (RP)

Leader: Henk Mudge
Orientation: Conservative
Ideology: Social conservatism, Christian democracy
Stance towards the government: Opposition
International affiliation: N/A

Namibian Economic Freedom Fighters (NEFF)

Leader: Epafras Mukwiilongo
Orientation: Left-wing
Ideology: Democratic socialism, social conservatism, African nationalism
Stance towards the government: Opposition
International affiliation: N/A

Rally for Democracy and Progress (RDP)

Leader: Mike Kavekotora
Orientation: Liberal
Ideology: Economic liberalism, moderate progressivism, African nationalism
Stance towards the government: Opposition
International affiliation: N/A

Christian Democratic Voice (CDV)

Leader: Faustus Thomas
Orientation: Christian fundamentalist
Ideology: Christian fundamentalism, ultra-conservatism
Stance towards the government: Opposition
International affiliation: N/A

South West African National Union (SWANU)

Leader: Charles Katjivirue
Orientation: Left-wing
Ideology: Democratic socialism
Stance towards the government: Opposition
International affiliation: N/A

Independent Patriots for Change (IPC)

Leader: Panduleni Itula
Orientation: *
Ideology: Grassroots democracy, progressivism, populism
Stance towards the government: Opposition
International affiliation: N/A

Affirmative Repositioning (AR)

Leader: Collective
Orientation: Left-wing
Ideology: Democratic socialism, pan-Africanism
Stance towards the government: Opposition
International affiliation: World Federation of Democratic Youth