Category Archives: The First People of the Kalahari, Survival International

Right to water – victory in court

The First People of the Kalahari (Botswana, RLA 2005) finally won! Botswana’s Court of Appeal confirmed today the Bushmen’s right to access to their borehole. They depend on the well for water supply in their ancestral lands in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve. The five judges declared the Botswana Government’s conduct towards the Bushmen as […]