A respectful visit with Namibia’s Himba tribe

March 26, 2015

In the remote northwest corner of Namibia known as ‘Kaokoland’ a harsh, dry climate allows little to grow in the infertile soils, and the mountainous geography limits accessibility. Here lives a group of semi-nomadic pastoralists, clinging to a traditional way of life as the world expands and develops around them.

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    March 19, 2015

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