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UNESCO remembers Abdoul Aziz Guissé

22 February 2022 –

“I would like to pay tribute to the memory of Abdoul Aziz Guissé and to the immense contribution he made to the safeguarding of african heritage,” said Ernesto Ottone R., UNESCO’s Assistant Director-General for Culture. “His unwavering dedication to cultural ›››

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The LIVHES project is taking place in southern Europe

3 February 2022 – Spain, France, Portugal,

Through the support of the Interreg Sudoe Programme, the project LIVHES ‘Living heritage for sustainable development’ is now unfolding in 8 South-Western European (SUDOE) regions from three States Parties that ratified the 2003 Convention: France, Portugal and Spain. This project answers to an inc ›››

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Join the free UNESCO MOOC on living heritage and sustainable development!

24 January 2022 –

How is intangible cultural heritage – or ‘living heritage’ - related to sustainable development? How is it relevant for addressing today’s development challenges in areas such as health, education, gender, natural disasters and conflict? If you are interested in finding out the answers, UNESCO ›››

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