Social Impact Projects



For Progress Namibia

For Progress Namibia

The aim of For Progress Namibia is to pioneer New Indicators for Measuring Progress in Namibia and create a discussion platform around what we truly value and what gives our lives quality and meaning. In 1968 John F. Kennedy said, in his very moving speech, that “GDP measures everything except...

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Action Research Network for a Wellbeing Economy in Africa (WE-Africa)

Action Research Network for a Wellbeing Economy in Africa (WE-Africa)

Progress Namibia is hosting the Secretariat of the WE-Africa Network, an action-research network of like-minded scholars and practitioners who share a common concern about the socio-economic and environmental conditions in which we live and choose to develop. The network aims to build a new economy (a wellbeing economy) and promote...

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Games for the SDGs

Games for the SDGs

Progress Namibia partners with the Hanns Seidel Foundation, National Youth Council, and the National Youth Coalition on Climate Change, as well as the Namibian University of Science and Technology on 'Games for the SDGs'. This is a series of monthly games aimed at citizen awareness and active participation of and...

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Progress Namibia and Physically Active Youth: Partners in Sustainability

Progress Namibia and Physically Active Youth: Partners in Sustainability

Progress Namibia is the partner on sustainability with the Physically Active Youth. At the beginning of the year 2017, Progress Namibia started voluntary teaching at the Physically Active Youth (P.A.Y). The organisation is a registered non-governmental organization which runs a community based after-school project that focuses on the healthy development of young people in...

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The Lives Matter Campaign

The Lives Matter Campaign

In 2015, the For Progress Namibia project partnered with Twamanguluka to launch the #LivesMatter Campaign. The Lives Matter Campaign is about creating the world we want; for us and for our children. A world in which the holistic value of everyone's wellbeing is actively pursued and attained. It's about connecting...

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