The Topnaar are part of the Nama Peoples and speak a beautiful “click” language.
Traditionally, Topnaar have survived by hunting, goat herding and harvesting Nara melons, a plant indigenous to the Namib Desert.
2,000 Topnaar still exist with an officially-recognized chief. Only 500 Topnaar remain within the Namib Desert.
Challenges they face:
Namibia is intimidating, wild and stunningly beautiful. It is a paradox in time and place with a multitude of fascinating cultures.