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THE FACTS
NAME: Namibia
LOCATION: Africa & The Middle East
GOVERNMENT:   Republic
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE: English 7% (official), Afrikaans common language of most of the population and about 60% of the white population, German 32%, indigenous languages 1% (includes Oshivambo, Herero, Nama)
MAJOR RELIGION(S):  Christian 80% to 90% (Lutheran 50% at least), indigenous beliefs 10% to 20%
MAJOR ETHNIC GROUPS: Black 87.5%, white 6%, mixed 6.5% (about 50% of the population belong to the Ovambo tribe and 9% to the Kavangos tribe; other ethnic groups includes Herero 7%, Damara 7%, Nama 5%, Caprivian 4%, Bushmen 3%, Baster 2%, Tswana 0.5% )

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GREETINGS
COMMUNICATION STYLE
PERSONAL SPACE & TOUCHING
EYE CONTACT
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GENDER ISSUES
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LAW & ORDER
VIDEOS & OTHER STUFF
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NEGOTIATIONS
GIFT GIVING
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