A powerful message from a Bo-Kaap activist.

“Bo-Kaap is heritage enough for them to send tourists here to look at pretty colorful houses but not heritage enough for them to take the locals into consideration when making changes which affect us all  Shakirah Sky Dramat with Reclaim The City and 10 others at Bo-Kaap. 29 June 2016 · Cape Town ·    City of Cape Town has…

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The !Xam Khomani Heartland

   The Secretariat of the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the World Heritage Centre do not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information or documentation provided by the States Parties to the World Heritage Convention to the Secretariat…

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Department of Environmental Affairs on the announcement that UNESCO has inscribed the ‡Khomani Cultural Landscape on the world heritage list.

8 July at 13:46 · MEDIA STATEMENT THE ‡KHOMANI CULTURAL LANDSCAPE INSCRIPTED AS A WORLD HERITAGE SITE 08 JULY At its 41st session taking place in Krakow, Poland from 02-12 July 2017, the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) World Heritage Committee has inscribed on its prestigious world…

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The Department of Arts & Culture responds to concerns regarding infrastructure projects in the Free State.

The Department of Arts & Culture responds to concerns regarding infrastructure projects in the Free State. http://www.dac.gov.za/…/statement-department-arts-and-cultu…   Statement by the Department of Arts and Culture on National Legacy Projects | Department Of Arts and Culture The Department of Arts and Culture is committed in its mandate to promote, preserve…

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IN THE HIGH COURT OF SOUTH AFRICA (WESTERN CAPE DIVISION, CAPE TOWN) CASE NO: 1103/2016

  In the matter between:   PIKETBERG LOCAL HERITAGE COMMITTEE First Applicant JACOBUS PETRI-JS WILS0N and Second Applicant LIEBCO VLEISHANDELAARS (EDMS) BEPERK First Respondent HERITAGE WESTERN CAPE Second Respondent BERGRIVIER MUNICIPALITY Third Respondent JAN TRUTER TRADING AS ‘SOUTH CONSULTING’ Fourth Respondent Date of hearing: 19 April 2016 Date ofjudgment: 18…

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