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Basters take part in the New World Summit

Published Oct 02, 2014

On 19 – 21 September 2014, the Rehoboth Basters represented by Martin Dentlinger participated in the 4th New World Summit (NWS) ‘the Stateless State’. The event took place in the Royal Flemish Theatre in Brussels. 

Martin Dentlinger's speech at the New World Summit

Published Oct 02, 2014

The following speech was delivered by Martin Dentlinger at the New World Summit on Friday 19 September 2014.

Program Baster contribution to the New World Summit

Published Oct 02, 2014

New World Summit - Brussels. The Stateless State. "What is at stake in Stateless State, the 4th New World Summit, is the question to what extent the concept of the state is still capable of representing and protecting a peoples' right to self-determination in the 21st century"

UN Report recommends Namibia to address the Baster's land concerns

Published Sep 18, 2013

Today, 18 September 2013, Professor James Anaya, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, presented his report on the situation of indigenous peoples in Namibia to the United Nations Human Rights Council.

UNPO General Assembly Resolution 2008

Published May 28, 2008

A resolution brought to and adopted by the UNPO General Assembly in 2008.

Kaptein Holds Speech at UNPO GA

Published May 26, 2008

Kaptein John Mc Nab holds his speech addressing the UNPO General Assembly convening in the European Parliament on 16 May 2008.   - From left to right: Mr. Bernhard Buys, Kaptein John McNab and Mr. Raymond »

Basters attend Defacto States Conference

Published May 15, 2008

A Rehoboth Baster delegation headed by Kaptein John McNab attended a conference on defacto states, which was held on Thursday 15 May 2008 in the European Parliament.   The conference was organized by the Alliance of »

At the United Nations in New York - May 2007

Published May 15, 2007

The appeal of the Rehoboth Basters to the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues in 2007

Rehoboth Artist Again Exhibits in Europe

Published Feb 23, 2007

REHOBOTH RURAL-BASED artist Andrew van Wyk has once again been invited to Germany to stage a solo visual art exhibition in July this year, his second invitation in the last thirteen years. Van Wyk, the director of the Rehoboth School of Arts, is presently heavily engaged in »

Captains Council Member of UNPO

Published Feb 04, 2007

At the UNPO Presidency meeting of 1-3 February 2007, the Captains Council was accepted as the representative for the Rehoboth Basters.