Intangible cultural heritage and tertiary education
05-12-2017Jeju (Republic of Korea)
12th session of the Intergovernmental Committee
04/09-12-2017Jeju Island (Republic of Korea)
Regional meeting: Cooperation mechanisms for intangible heritage and higher education
21/22-11-2017Buenos Aires (Argentina)
The UNESCO Office in Montevideo held a regional meeting on Cooperation mechanisms for intangible heritage and higher education in Buenos Aires, Argentina from 21 to 22 November, 2017. The meeting was held in cooperation with FLACSO (Latin American Social Sciences Institute), CRESPIAL (Regional Center for the Safeguarding of the ICH of Latin America) and IESALC (International Institute for Higher Education in Latin America and the Caribbean) and the UNESCO Office in Havana, Regional Office for Culture for Latin America and the Caribbean.
Forty-three academics, managers and decision makers from thirty universities took part in the event coming from eleven countries across the region: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Mexico, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela.
The meeting promoted exchange and reflection on intangible heritage and higher education, with a particular focus on tertiary level cultural management programmes. Participants discussed the realities, needs, experiences, specificities, and expectations of universities in relation to the teaching of intangible heritage as an academic discipline.
This event benefited from financial support from the Fund for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage.
Photos from the event can be viewed on flickr.
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03-10-2017UNESCO Headquarters (-)
Information and exchange session for the members of the Intergovernmental Committee
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25-09-2017Esquipulas, Chiquimula (Guatemala)
Training of trainers workshop for the European chapter of the global facilitators’ network
Fifth meeting of category 2 centres in the field of intangible cultural heritage
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Santa Apolonia pottery pilot inventory
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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
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Community based Inventorying in Eastern Region of Mongolia
Integrating intangible cultural heritage in education: Intersectoral meeting with Education Institutes and programmes
Developing Safeguarding plans
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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
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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
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