Khoisan film series reaching a milestone
Posted: 15-11-2018

IKM has been filming a series on our rich and valuable Khoisan heritage. Filming has taken place thus far in Richtersveld, the Kalahari Desert, the West Coast, three sites in the Klein Karoo, the Cederberg Wilderness Area, Golden Gate, the Cape Peninsula, and the !Kuiseb River Delta in Namibia where the last of the Topnaar people live. What now remains is a final shoot where Dr Odendaal who was team leader for the National Khoisan Hertiage Route Baseline Study for the Department of Arts &...

South Africa has new UN heritage site
Posted: 11-07-2017

Johannesburg - A desert area in South Africa that was inhabited during the Stone Age has been added to the United Nations UNESCO World Heritage List. UNESCO announced in Poland at the weekend that the ‡Khomani Cultural Landscape at South Africa's border with Botswana and Namibia testified to the way of life of the once-nomadic San people that influenced the area for over thousands of years. IKM prepared the nomination process and ran the four year community-involved process in...