Southern Africa

Southern Africa is the southernmost region of the African continent, variably defined by geography or geopolitics. Within the region are numerous territories, including the Republic of South Africa; nowadays, the simpler term South Africa is generally reserved for the country in English.

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Southern Africa - Culture and People
... Southern Africa is home to many cultures and people ... groups in this region, including the Zulu, Xhosa, Swazi, Northern Ndebele, Southern Ndebele, Tswana, Sotho, and Shona people, BaLunda, Mbundu, Ovimbundu ... Asian descent (Cape Malays, Indian South Africans, etc.) in many southern African countries ...
Conservation Refugee - Africa - Southern Africa
... Prior to becoming an independent nation, Botswana was a colonial holding of the British Empire ... While the colonial government did not view the Basarwa of property owners, they did establish a game reserve of 52,000 square kilometers for them to make their livelihood on ...
Media Institute Of Southern Africa
... The Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA) is a non-governmental organisation with members in 11 of the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) countries ... Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe ... media workers, as a principal means of nurturing democracy and human rights in Africa ...
Trans-African Highway Network - Overall Features of The Network - Missing Links
... As a result of missing links, of the five major regions—North Africa, West Africa, Central Africa, East Africa, and Southern Africa—road travel in all weathers is only relatively easy between East and ... While North Africa and West Africa are now linked across the Sahara, the main deficiency of the network is that there are no paved highways across ... Not only does this prevent road trade between East and West Africa, or between West and Southern Africa, but it restricts trade within Central Africa ...

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