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21 September: Living Heritage and the International Day of Peace

16 September 2021 –

Every year, the 21st September marks the International Day of Peace, an occasion to discover the wide range of elements related to peacebuilding inscribed on the lists of the 2003 Convention. The 2021 theme for the International Day of Peace is “Recovering better f ›››


Lebanon: UNESCO supports the safeguarding of living heritage

25 August 2021 – Lebanon,

In 2017, UNESCO’s regional office in Beirut launched a capacity-building project funded by the Government of Japan and implemented in collaboration with the Lebanese National Commission for UNESCO. This project is aimed at strengthening human and institutional infrastructures for the safeguarding of L ›››


Bringing education and living heritage closer together: the first global Online training of trainers course on living heritage and education ended recently

19 July 2021 – South Africa, Belgium, Spain, Kenya, Lebanon, Mexico, Uganda, Thailand,

Living heritage has so much to offer to education and vice versa, as education is indispensable for broad-based safeguarding of living heritage in harmony with the Sustainable Development Goal 4 (SDG4) on quality education. Recognizing this dual benefit that occurs when bringing ›››