Meetings on intangible cultural heritage (co-)organized by UNESCO

37 element(s)

Workshop on awareness raising and capacity building on the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage and its implementation at the national level
02/04-12-2014New Delhi (India)

Capacity-building Workshop on the Elaboration of Community-based Intangible Cultural Inventory
17/25-11-2014Bujumbura (Burundi)

Training Workshop on the the implementation of the 2003 Convention
10/14-11-2014Niamey (Niger)

Workshop in Mozambique: towards a national strategy for the safeguarding of cultural intangible heritage
27-10-2014/01-11-2014Chinhambudzi, Manica and Maputo (Mozambique)

Workshop on community-based inventorying in Myanmar
27-10-2014/03-11-2014Nyaung Shwe (Myanmar)

Expert meeting on safeguarding intangible cultural heritage and sustainable development at the national level
29-09-2014/01-10-2014Istanbul (Turkey)

Review meeting of the global capacity-building strategy for safeguarding intangible cultural heritage in Europe and Central Asia
23/26-09-2014Sofia (Bulgaria)

Joint training on the implementation of the 2003 Convention for the Dutch Caribbean islands
08/12-09-2014Phillipsburg (Sint Maarten)

Capacity-building workshop on ICH community-based inventorying
05/15-09-2014Bamako (Mali)

How to provide policy advice effectively?
25-06-2014UNESCO Headquarters (France)

Curaçao national consultation meeting
24/25-06-2014Willemstad (Curaçao)

Tunisia: INV workshop
21/28-06-2014Kerkennah (Tunisia)

National Consultation for Strengthening Capacities to Safeguard Intangible Cultural Heritage for Sustainable Development in Ethiopia
10/11-06-2014Adama (Ethiopia)

Review meeting: safeguarding intangible cultural heritage of Belize, Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago
10/11-06-2014Kingston (Jamaica)

Second meeting of category 2 centres in the field of intangible cultural heritage
06-06-2014Paris (France)

5th session of the General Assembly
02/05-06-2014Paris (France)

Needs assessment and national consultation Workshop for strengthening capacities to safeguard Intangible Cultural Heritage for sustainable development in Ethiopia
26-05-2014/12-06-2014Ethiopia (Ethiopia)

Morocco: inventory workshop. Marrakech
20/27-05-2014Marrakech (Morocco)

Myanmar pursues its march towards safeguarding intangible heritage
19/24-05-2014Mandalay (Myanmar)

Training-of-trainers workshop: implementing the UNESCO 2003 Convention at national level
12/16-05-2014Trondheim (Norway)

Community-Based Inventorying of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Tajikistan
11/17-05-2014Dushanbe (Tajikistan)

Regional workshop: conceptual and legal frameworks for the safeguarding of the intangible cultural heritage in the Arab region
05/09-05-2014Kuwait (Kuwait)

Training of trainers in inventory of tangible and intangible cultural heritage
05/10-05-2014Yaoundé (Cameroon)

Iraq: Workshop on the Implementation of the 2003 Convention
13/17-04-2014Erbil (Iraq)

Workshop on community-based inventorying in Dominican Republic
31-03-2014Baní (Dominican Republic)

Morocco: workshop on the implementation of the 2003 Convention
26/30-03-2014Agadir (Morocco)

Using Natural and Cultural Heritage in Sustainable Development – Synergy for Development
24/26-03-2014Bergen (Norway)

Strengthening sub-regional Cooperation and National Capacities in Seven Southern African Countries for implementing the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage
18/20-03-2014Harare (Zimbabwe)

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Within the framework of the UNESCO/Flanders Project on Strengthening sub-regional cooperation and national capacities in seven Southern African countries for implementing the 2003 Convention for the safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH), the UNESCO Harare Multisectoral Regional Office (MSRO) organised a two-day workshop 18 – 20 March 2014 in Harare, Zimbabwe. This workshop brought together twenty-two participants from Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The workshop was facilitated by the UNESCO certified trainers in ICH, Mr. Stephen Chifunyise and Mr. Lovemore Mazibuko. Also in attendance and assisting with training was Mr. Marc Jacobs, from the Flemish Interface Centre for Cultural Heritage (FARO).

Workshop Objectives

  • Train at least two participants from each beneficiary country on the scope and objectives of the implementation of the 2003 Convention at national level with a focus on inventorying, preparation of international assistance requests and nomination files.
  • Define and agree on the specific actions aimed at strengthening policy, legal and institutional frameworks of the beneficiary countries with reference to the provisions of the 2003 Convention and the Operational Directives.
  • Create and agree on project activities and timelines which will guide the beneficiary countries in executing set action plans and main project goal of reinforcing the national capacities for the implementation of the 2003 Convention.

List of documents

Elaboration of nomination files to the ICH Lists in Bhutan
04/08-03-2014Paro (Bhutan)

Inventory workshop in Mauritania
04/11-03-2014Aleg (Mauritania)

Community-based inventorying to safeguard the intangible cultural heritage in western Guatemala
25-02-2014/04-03-2014Guatemala (Guatemala)

Elaboration of Nomination Files to the ICH List in Sri Lanka
11/15-02-2014Galle (Sri Lanka)

Training on the implementation of the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage at the national level in Eastern Cuba
11/14-02-2014Santiago de Cuba (Cuba)

Tunisia: workshop on the implementation of the 2003 Convention at the national level
26-01-2014/01-02-2014Matmata (Tunisia)

Training on the use of the mechanisms of the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Lao PDR
20/24-01-2014Vientiane (Lao People’s Democratic Republic)

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