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Community-based inventorying for the Calabar community

24 October 2016 – Nigeria,

Thirty-four participants representing officials from the Ministry of Information and Culture, local officials working in the field of culture and the Calabar community have been brought together to share the principles and methodologies of community-based inventorying of intangible cultural heritage during ›››


Scaling up Southern Africa’s efforts in the field of ICH to policy development

10 October 2016 – Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, Eswatini, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

Over twenty participants from seven countries in the Southern African region (Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe) brainstormed and shared experiences in Lusaka, Zambia, from 2 to 6 October 2016 on how to best provide policy advisory services in the field of ›››


Northeast Asian countries discuss the role of the media in raising awareness about intangible cultural heritage

10 October 2016 – China, Republic of Korea, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Japan, Mongolia,

Everything is ready to receive participants and guests for the second edition of dialogues on the safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) in the Northeast Asia sub-region, with a focus this time on media engagement. The meeting to be held this ›››


A first look at the future of the Convention

4 September 2016 – China,

A group of experts will gather in Beijing, China from 7 to 9 September to take the first steps towards an overall results framework for the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage. Generously funded and hosted by the National Commission ›››


Community-based Inventorying of Intangible Cultural Heritage gears up in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

29 August 2016 – Democratic People’s Republic of Korea,

Pyongyang is all set to host a four-day training workshop on Community-based Inventorying of Intangible Cultural Heritage from 29 August to 1 September 2016. This capacity-building workshop is the outcome of joint efforts of the National Authority for the Protection of Cultural Heritage, the ›››