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Maloti Drakensberg Transboundary World Heritage Site

The World Heritage Committee of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has inscribed Lesotho’s Sehlabathebe National Park as an extension to the uKhahlamba Drakensberg World Heritage Site in South Africa and it will now to be named the Maloti Drakensberg Transboundary World Heritage Site. The 37th session of the UNESCO World Heritage […]

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Maloti-Drakensberg TFCA

New partners for Royal Jozini Big 6

At a function in Lavumisa on Friday to mark the opening of the first construction tenders, the directors of Royal Jozini Big 6 announced the participation of a prominent South African property consortium...

Maloti-Drakensberg TFCA

New tourism route launched

A new Maloti-Drakensberg tourism route was launched at Giant’s Castle in the drakensberg on Tuesday. The route links the Sehlabathebe National Park in Lesotho and the Ukhahlamba Drakensberg World Heritage Site in South...

Maloti-Drakensberg TFCA

Bergwatch: Its activities and accomplishments

By 1991 it was evident that an organisation committed to mountain wilderness needed to be formed to provide a handbrake to the sometimes injudicious development of the Drakensberg foothills. A group of concerned...

Maloti-Drakensberg TFCA

Row over hotels on top of the Berg

PLANS to build a cableway and hotels on top of the Drakensberg have stalled because environmental groups have protested against the development.

Maloti-Drakensberg TFCA

Making ecotourism accessible and sustainable

Jeff Gaisford of Ezemvelo Wildlife believes the proposed Maloti-Drakensberg Transfrontier National Park will encourage and enhance the ecosystems and biodiversity of the area while also promoting sustained income and awareness among the people...

Maloti-Drakensberg TFCA

Lesotho is part of world’s heritage

The Maloti-Drakensburg Transfrontier Project (MDTP) felt it was time to protect heritage places in its operational districts. The sites to be protected are those found in Mokhotlong, Butha Buthe, Qacha's Nek and Leribe...

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