Note -- The Germans, before the Herero
rebellion, desecrated the sacred burial place of the great chiefs Tjamuaha and Kamaherero at Okahandja by turning it into a vegetable garden, despite all protests).
I wish to ensure that never again would there be a Herero
of the Western Cape, South Africa) assesses whether German genocidal abuses against the Herero
in then-German South West Africa at the turn of the 20th century were proscribed, at the time they occurred, in customary international law and various international instruments, finding it indeed to be the case.
Omaze Uozongombe (Ghee) is a semi-solid, golden yellow traditional cooking oil produced from indigenous Sanga cow's milk (Bos indicus) by the Herero
community in Namibia.
And I believe in the values and traditions of the Herero
people, but I also believe in my multiculturalism.
Other indigenous peoples such as the Damara and Herero
peoples of Damaraland face different pressures as their communities witness increasing numbers of unemployed younger people leaving for work in the mines of South Africa.
With these severe words, author Mari Serebrov, a week ago launched her fictional book set against the 1904 Herero
genocide, Mama Namibia.
Katutura in the Herero
language means "The place where we don't want to live.
The treatment of the Herero
in South West Africa was an object history lesson.
The Baherero: The Baherero are divided into three main groups: the Herero
, the Tjimba and the Mbanderu.
Several African cultures are represented in the exhibition, from Herero
women in Namibia to Fulani women in Nigeria.
In Namibia, 65,000 Herero
(80% of the total Herero
population) were systematically eliminated by the Germans between 1904 and 1907.
In September, Sister Namibia conducted a week-long national training of trainers workshop for fifty Herero
women from all over Namibia on "Women's Sexual Rights, Culture, HIV and Aids.
There is an interesting discussion of the genocides of indigenous peoples by Elazer Barkan and a careful analysis of the role of German military culture in the destruction of the Herero
and Nama peoples of southwest Africa by Isabel Hull.
Dapper suits and gorgeous silhouettes alternated with braid tassels on traditional Herero
dresses to create an explosion of style and elegance.