Safeguarding Nigeria’s Intangible Cultural Heritage: Workshop on preparation of nomination files to the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Lists
Strengthening the implementation of the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage: sub-regional training workshop for facilitators from Central Asia
Open-ended intergovernmental working group on developing an overall results framework for the Convention
Community-based inventorying to safeguard the intangible cultural heritage in western Guatemala
Integrating intangible cultural heritage in education: Intersectoral meeting with Education Institutes and programmes
Developing Safeguarding plans
16/20-04-2017Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
Workshop on community-based inventorying in the context of implementing the 2003 Convention in Eritrea
Capacity-building workshop on the implementation of the 2003 Convention at the national level in Guatemala
Third expert group meeting on cultural contexts of health and well-being
Envisioning the future of the global capacity-building programme and its facilitators’ network - Strategy meeting with facilitators
Within the framework of the Intangible Cultural Heritage Section’s Global strategy on strengthening national capacities to safeguard intangible cultural heritage, the Section is organizing a strategy meeting with facilitators from 6 to 9 March 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand, in collaboration with the Culture Unit of the UNESCO Bangkok Office.
In the process of developing the next quadrennial UNESCO programme (2018 to 2022), and in light of the latest developments in the implementation of the Convention, this workshop will intend to involve facilitators in vision building and strategic thinking about the future of the Convention’s global capacity-building programme and the facilitators’ network.
1. Consolidate facilitators’ perspectives on the relevance and future potential of the capacity-building programme;
2. Assess the evolution, effects and potential of the global facilitators’ network;
3. Develop ideas and recommendations for the future of the programme and the network.
The meeting will bring together about 30 participants, mainly UNESCO-trained facilitators involved in delivering capacity-building services as well as Field Office colleagues in the Culture Sector, and a team from the Intangible Cultural Heritage Section. The participants also include observers from Category 2 centres working on capacity building.
Training on the use of the mechanisms of the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Fiji
Community-based inventorying workshop with the Bida community
20/24-02-2017Niger State (Nigeria)