Category: Koen van Niekerk

  • Sahara Lake, the Solution for Sea Level Rise?

    Sahara Lake, the Solution for Sea Level Rise?

    _COLUMN_ by Koen van Niekerk It has been some time since the world met Donald Trump and some of us are even getting used to his ‘particular’ way of thinking and saying what he thinks. And now that he is mister president of the United States of America we can begin to imagine the consequences that might have, for example on the topic of climate change and his impact on the landscape.

  • Songlines: Singing the Landscape

    Songlines: Singing the Landscape

    _ARTICLE_ by Koen van Niekerk In the introduction of the TOPOS theme spiritual landscapes, we mentioned that particular places or whole landscapes can be of spiritual value. In Australia we find the ancient mapping and routing around this huge continent is actually very spiritual as well.