In 2007, De Beers started the process of selling their Namaqualand Mine.

As part of this process, De Beers applied to the Minister of Mineral Resources to amend their environmental management programme to reduce the cost of the rehabilitation obligations to be transferred to the buyer, a subsidiary of Trans Hex.

De Beers has refused to disclose the reduced cost of rehabilitation for which it is applying from the Minister of Mineral Resources.

This film features Dawid Markus of the Hondeklipbay community.

The film was commissioned by the Bench Mark Foundation.

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