Taskiwine, Amazigh dance and songs of the western High Atlas

  • Financial assistance:
    • US$ 14,100 granted in 2014
  • Dates of implementation:
    • 15/12/2014 - 30/04/2016
  • Documents:

Benefitting country(ies): Morocco


The Taskiwin songs and dances are performed by the Touramat and Tigouliane rural communities of the province of Taroudant in the north and south slopes of the Western High Atlas. The Targa-Aide association will be responsible for elaborating the nomination file in close collaboration with the communities, groups and individuals concerned, elected councillors, the Directorate of Cultural Heritage and researchers from the University of Ibn Zuhr Agadir, the Polydisciplinary Faculty of Taraudant and the National Institute of Archaeology and Heritage

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