Audit of media and communications legislation in Namibia A study conducted on behalf of the Namibian Ministry of Information and Broadcasting and the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung by Shirumbu Consulting FINAL DRAFT Study team: Clement Daniels 2 David Lush 3 Toby Mendel 4 Ruusa Shipiki 1 1 Clement Daniels is a freelance Namibian lawyer specialising in labour law. He is the former director of the Legal Assistance Centre (LAC). 2 David Lush is a Namibian-based freelance consultant specialising in media and communications. He was a founding member of the Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA). 3 Toby Mendel is Director of the Law Programme at Article 19 and is a leading expert in free expression and access to information issues. 4 Ruusa Shipiki is Legal Counsel to the Namibian Parliament and a Legal Practitioner admitted in the High Court of Namibia. She has worked on this study in her private capacity as a freelance consultant.