Young Congo group dancing and playing the drum during the Congo's Pollera Festival in Portobelo

Three new International Assistance (IA) requests approved by the Bureau of the 17.COM, including the first multinational request

5 October 2022 –  Belize, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, ...

The Bureau of the Seventeenth session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage recently examined three requests for International Assistance (IA) up to US$100,00. The first multinational IA request, submitted by Belize, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama, was approved, alongside two others submitted by Kyrgyzstan and Thailand. ›››

One of the last projects approved

Financial assistance

  • Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
  • Financial assistance : $ 41,767 +
  • Implementation dates : 23/06/2022 - 23/06/2022
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ICH inscribed on UNESCO lists

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