SA’s heritage needs more international awareness

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Unesco declared Robben Island in the Western Cape a World Heritage Site in 1999. Photo: File
Unesco declared Robben Island in the Western Cape a World Heritage Site in 1999. Photo: File

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This is according to Sports, Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa, who this week led an online debate on the recognition of sites of recent conflict, which are linked to the continent’s fight for freedom from colonisation at the 44th session of the World Heritage Committee. The session was chaired from Fuzhou in China.

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