Some women showing how they cook using metallic barrel and washing basin during the flood, South Soudan

UNESCO publishes case studies on living heritage and climate change in East Africa

18 January 2022

UNESCO has published a series of case studies as part of the pilot project to support research and documentation on traditional knowledge systems, recognized as part of communities’ living heritage, for biodiversity conservation, climate change and disaster risk reduction in East Africa. ›››

Project: Strengthening capacities for safeguarding intangible cultural heritage in Eastern Africa ( 2020 - 2021 ) Contributor:
Regular budget (UNESCO - Regular budget)

Sixteenth session of the Intergovernmental Committee, 13 to 18 December 2021


One of the last projects approved

Financial assistance

  • Cook Islands
  • Financial assistance : $ 99,983 +
  • Implementation dates : 21/05/2021 - 21/05/2021
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ICH inscribed on UNESCO lists

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