07/06/2004 - 09/06/2004

The purpose of the two-day regional seminar was to promote the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage was to encourage States to ratify the Convention. The meeting was attended by 24 states.

  • Agenda (French)
  • Speeches:
    • Mr. Armoogum PARSURAMEN, director of BREDA (French)
    • Mr. Olabiyi Babalola Joseph YAI, president of Commission IV (Culture) of the General Conference of UNESCO (French)
    • H.Exc. Mr. Omolewa, ambassador and permanent delegate of Nigeria to UNESCO, President of the General Conference (English)
  • List of participants (French)
  • Final report (French)