San Children Arrested in Botswana


The San people face continued attacks from the authorities as the government seeks to drive them from the Kalahari desert into resettlement camps.
  • Botswana:  San Children Arrested

    Survival International, 15 January 2013

    Three Bushman children have been arrested by paramilitary police in Botswana. The arrests are the latest signs of a new government policy to intimidate Bushmen who have returned to ... read more »

The San people of Botswana

  • Botswana:  Bushman Children Arrested Under Renewed Repression

    Catholic Information Service for Africa, 15 January 2013

    Three Bushman children have been arrested by paramilitary police in Botswana. The arrests are the latest signs of a new government policy to intimidate Bushmen who have returned to ... read more »

  • Southern Africa:  Bushmen Ad Campaign Attacks Botswana

    Namibia Economist, 15 January 2010

    Survival International announced this week it has launched an ad campaign attacking the Botswana government's efforts to resettle two remnant Bushmen clans, the !Gana and the \Gwi. ... read more »

  • Botswana:  Government Accused of San Bashing

    The Namibian, 20 December 2012

    HUMAN rights group Survival International last week accused Botswana paramilitary police of having "severely beaten" two San men after accusing them of having hunted without ... read more »