Monday, February 13, 2012

A Somewhat Recent Victory for Indigenous Water Rights in the Kalahari Desert

Last January, a Botswana appeals court recognized the right of indigenous Basarwa bushmen to use a well on their traditional land, as reported by the BBC here:

It's not the most recent water rights ruling, but an important victory for an indigenous group's rights to its traditional practices, land, and resources.

- F.B.J.

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