Living Human Treasures | Western Cape Government

Living Human Treasures

(Western Cape Government)

“Living Human Treasures” – a National Initiative to identify living individuals who possess a rare skill or knowledge and who have made outstanding contributions in any field of human endeavour.

This is a call to all communities to nominate an individual/s within the living heritage domain. These living human treasures should be pivotal in safeguarding South Africa’s intangible living heritage as a valuable resource for future generations and promote a positive African identity within a globalising world addressing tensions between tradition and modernity. 

Closing date for nominations is Friday 5 February 2016. For further enquiries please contact Bukeka Sam at or at 021 483 9606.

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