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The National Indigenous Knowledge Management System (NIKMAS) supports the processes and structures developed through the National Indigenous Knowledge Registration System (NIKRS) and is responsible for the recording, storing, management and dissemination of Indigenous Knowledge (IK) and related information.

Featured Community

Khomani San Communal Property Association

The community is governed by the Community Property Association (CPA) Committee which is elected according to our formal constitutional guidelines which also makes provision for a traditional leader who supports and implements traditional affairs. <br/><br/>The current traditional leader is Mr Petrus Vaalbooi and the CPA Committee members is as follows: <br/><br/> Chairperson Mr C Louw<br/> Vice Chairperson: Mr A Raats<br/> Secretary: Mr L Tieties<br/> Treasurer: Mrs B Raats<br/> Park Committee member: Mrs W Mondsinger<br/> Park Committee member: Miss K Koper<br/> Park Committee member: Mrs L Kruiper<br/> Portfolio Member: Mr Johannes Springbok<br/> Portfolio member: Mr N Dekoker

Fast Facts

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IKSDC

31

Communities

2432

IK Holders

10377

IK Claims

3647

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NIKSO Portal

For more information on plant specimens and their pharmaceutical uses, please visit and register on the NIKSO Portal Website.

Contact Us

Contact

National Indigenous Knowledge Systems Office (NIKSO)

Call

(012) 843 6545

Email

info.nikrs@dst.gov.za