13th session of the Intergovernmental Committee
26-11-2018/01-12-2018Port Louis (Mauritius)
Supporting policy development in the field of intangible cultural heritage. Training of trainers for the facilitators from Europe.
Project closing workshop
Training of trainers workshop for facilitators from the Asia-Pacific Region
Final consultation and validation meeting of the multi-year national strategy for the safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage
Training of trainers workshop for facilitators from Central Asia
Sixth meeting of category 2 centres in the field of intangible cultural heritage
7th session of the General Assembly
Training for Bangladesh on the use of the mechanisms of the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage
Workshop on the implementation of the 2003 Convention and community-based inventorying in South Sudan
03/11-05-2018Juba, South Sudan (South Sudan)
Workshop on safeguarding plans for intangible cultural heritage
25-04-2018Guatemala city (Guatemala)
From April 25 to 27, the last of six training workshops will be held in Guatemala City in the framework of the project on Strengthening local capacities for the safeguarding of the intangible cultural heritage of Guatemala. The training focuses on the preparation of safeguarding plans according to the principles of the 2003 Convention.
During the course of 2017, a total of 89 key actors were trained on the basic principles of the 2003 Convention and on the design of community-based methodologies for the preparation of inventories and safeguarding plans. In addition to the theoretical training, two pilot inventories were carried out, for - the techniques of the Pottery of Santa Apolonia and the “Pilgrimage of the Black Christ” of Esquipulas.
These activities are intended to strengthen institutional, technical and human capacities for the effective implementation of the Convention at national and local levels. They also helped to promote the participation of communities in the safeguarding mechanisms of their ICH.
Information and exchange session for the Overall results framework for the Convention
Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage with Young People in Kyrgyzstan
Second Consultation meeting on the elaboration of a national strategy for intangible cultural heritage
Training workshop on intangible cultural heritage and sustainable development
Capacity-building Workshop on Preparing Nomination Files and International Assistance Request
Workshop on implementing the Convention at the national level (funded by Sofia category 2 centre)