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New inscriptions on the lists of intangible cultural heritage

1 December 2015 – Algeria, Andorra, Argentina, Colombia, Spain, France, North Macedonia, Mongolia, Namibia, Uganda, Portugal,

Windhoek, 1 December—The Committee for the safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage meeting in Namibia until 4 December, on Tuesday inscribed five elements on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding and three elements on the Representative List of the I ›››

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Opening of 10th session of Intangible Heritage Committee in Windhoek

30 November 2015 – Namibia,

Windhoek, 30 November—The 10th session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage chaired by Trudie Amulungu of Namibia, opened on 29 November in Windhoek with the participation of 500 delegates from some 100 countries. Key speakers at the opening ceremony included L ›››

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10 COM is almost upon us!

24 November 2015 – Namibia,

The tenth session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage is approaching ! It will take place at Windhoek Country Club and Resort in Namibia from 30 November to 4 December 2015. This session of the Committee will be preceded ›››

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Tunisia masters the Convention’s safeguarding mechanisms

9 November 2015 – Tunisia,

From 2 to 6 November 2015, twenty participants from various entities including government representatives from decentralized institutions, as well as civil society, communities and other specialists of intangible cultural heritage gathered in Nabeul in Tunisia. During the five day workshop, they were able to ›››

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Documents of the 10.COM online!

5 November 2015 – Namibia,

Documents of the tenth session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage are available online since, Monday 2 November, in the two working languages (English and French) of the Committee, including the provisional timetable approved by the ›››

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Intangible heritage and higher education

1 November 2015 – Thailand,

Efforts to safeguard intangible cultural heritage are gaining momentum throughout Asia-Pacific, resulting in a need for more highly trained professionals in this area. Universities can play an important role in this regard, which is why UNESCO is organizing a regional symposium ›››

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ICH capacity building begins in Dubai!

25 October 2015 – United Arab Emirates,

The first of three capacity-building training workshops will take place this week in the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, from 25-29 October, 2015. This workshop will focus on the key concepts of the 2003 Convention and their ›››

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