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What to do for intangible cultural heritage in emergencies?

24 May 2019 –

Twenty-one international experts gathered on 21 and 22 May at UNESCO Headquarters at the request of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage (see Decision 13.COM 11) to explore operational modalities of action for the safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage ›››


Abu Dhabi strengthens its capacities to inventory living heritage

10 April 2019 –

The Abu Dhabi Department of Tourism and Culture is taking active steps in supporting the implementation of the 2003 Convention by hosting a community-based inventorying workshop for its staff, from 14 to 23 April 2019 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Bringing together 27 participants from ›››


What role for accredited NGOs in the 2003 Convention?

10 April 2019 –

More than 120 accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs) as well as States Parties gathered at UNESCO Headquarters on 18 April 2019 to discuss the ways in which NGOs can contribute to the work of safeguarding living heritage. The future of the accreditation system of NGOs ›››


The deadline for the 2020 cycle nominations

20 March 2019 –

The deadline of 31 March is fast approaching for submitting nominations to the Lists of the 2003 Convention, proposals to the Register for Good Safeguarding Practices and Requests for International Assistance for examination by the Intergovernmental Committee in 2020. This year, the 31 March falls ›››


Call for Participants European Young Heritage Professionals Forum -Closed

8 March 2019 –

Together for heritage! The European Young Heritage Professionals Forum will take place from 20 to 24 May 2019 in Zadar, Croatia to explore potential synergies and challenges of working on tangible and intangible cultural heritage in the European context. The Forum will enable participants ›››


Survey reveals a diversity of university programmes in Southern Africa working on intangible cultural heritage

6 February 2019 –

A recent survey of universities in Southern Africa acknowledged that a diversity of disciplines are integrating intangible cultural heritage including culture, heritage, archaeology, tourism, history, indigenous knowledge systems, theatre and African languages. Results of the survey were shared as part of ›››