The southern African nation has ruled that same-sex marriages officiated abroad are legally valid, but this decision has sparked a new wave of homophobic hate.
While some movements flamed out, activists across the continent, particularly young women, can take pride in the changes they began to bring about.
We followed "Rocco and His Brothers" on their latest project
Artist Max Siedentopf has set up some battery-powered speakers in the Namib Desert. "Africa" will play on loop until the installation is consumed by the sands of time.
"We would like to invite you to come to shithole Namibia, one of the best shithole countries out there."
Namibia's flag-bearer is accused of forcing himself on a housekeeper in the Olympic village.
South Africa saw a drop in the number of rhinos killed in 2015, but a record number of the animals were slaughtered in Namibia and Zimbabwe, primarily to satisfy Asian demand for rhino horn.
A report to the UN Security Council says North Korea is building munitions factories in Namibia, attempting to send spare missile parts to Egypt, and trying to buy surveillance equipment from the UK.
Filmmaker Maciej Tomków journeyed to Namibia and Botswana to find a world untouched by human expansion.
They're sick of living with non-white people in the West, so they're trying to colonize Africa. Makes sense.
Why, my good sir, is your effect not replicated in neighboring ecosystems?