This website is a repository for the #Khomani San community’s history, ongoing story and a place to share its cultural heritage.

In 1999 after years of dispossession under colonisation and apartheid, the #Khomani San successfully won a land claim.

In 2017, the #Khomani San Heritage site was declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO.

The website will be a space to share life stories, ,oral histories, places of significance, historic events, traditional and indigenous uses of plants, animals, craft-making, tales, folklore, and the wisdom of their leaders and ancestors.

#Khomani San Living Heritage

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This website is a repository for the #Khomani San community’s history, ongoing story and a place to share its cultural heritage. In 1999 after years of dispossession under colonisation and apartheid, the #Khomani San successfully won a land claim. In 2017, the #Khomani San Heritage site was declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO.

The website is a space to share life stories, oral histories, places of significance, historic events, traditional and indigenous uses of plants, animals, craft-making, tales, folklore, and the wisdom of their leaders and ancestors.

The #8 Film Project is a recent initiative in digital storytelling project which shares the in-depth heritage of the #Khomani San with the world. The films are also vehicles to enhance learning and education opportunities with South Africans and a broader international audience. This site also provides an archive and resource to other films made about the #Khomani community, photographs taken by local community members and outsiders as well as a comprehensive research portal of academic and popular publications and articles on #Khomani San community.

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