Site - Ekoka, Ohangwena region, Namibia


Ekoka, Ohangwena region, Namibia

Open Air   other   E 17.35, N -17.6  
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Description

Anthropological research fieldsite for work done on the effect of sedentarisation on folk knowledge practices and subsistence in 2014-15. Community of around 300 people of !Xun, =Akhwe Hai||om and Kwanyama ethnicity in a semi-segregated environment, mix of agriculture, pastoralism and some minor hunting and gathering forming subsistence, with heavy reliance on government-provided food aid at the time research conducted, during drought.


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