The San are the aboriginal people of South Africa. Their distinct hunter-gatherer culture stretches back over 20 000 years, and their genetic origins reach back over one million years. Recent research indicates that the San are the oldest genetic stock of contemporary humanity.
Khomani San Landscape spotlights South African Heritage
The declaration of the ǂKhomani Cultural Landscape as a World Heritage site marks a significant progress for ‘the first people’.