Ghanzi Veterinary Services Superintendent, Mr Molaakgosi Baithuti revealed that they were carrying out routine maintenance and total re-construction coupled with de-bushing of the 230 km stretch double cordon fence, from CKGR
through Kuke to Mokaukau (where Botswana borders Namibia).
and proscribed CKGR
residents from keeping domestic animals, even though
On World Tourism Day on 27 September, Survival International launched a campaign to embargo Botswana tourism as, according to the organisation, the country is promoting tourism in the CKGR
region at the cost of eviction of the Bushmen from their ancestral land.
According to the DWNP, between 1979 and 1986, CKGR
's wildebeest numbers plummeted by 90 per cent, hartebeest by 70 per cent and greater kudu by 50 per cent, declines from which they've never fully recovered.
The term Gope, an appellation describing a region located within Botswana's Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR
), quite simply means nothing.
That night in the CKGR
, as I join the Bushmen around a tiny fire, the talk turns to epic tales of problem-lion hunting.
The court ruled that the Botswana government's eviction of the San was "unlawful and unconstitutional", and that they had the right to live on their ancestral land inside the Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR
That the Bushmen residents of Botswana's Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR
) should be relocated was decided in principle 20 years ago.
Another issue that popped-up, at the meeting was absence of polling stations at some settlements in CKGR
Botswana's Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR
), at 52,000 sq kms, is one of the world's largest conservation areas.
This policy also applies to the internationally contentious issues over the future of the Basarwa in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR