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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 ›››


Comoros strives to strengthen its legislative framework for safeguarding intangible cultural heritage

17 January 2019 – Comoros,

The Ministry of Youth, Sports, Professional Integration, Arts and Culture of Comoros and the UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa co-organized from 20 to 22 November 2018, in Moroni, a national workshop for the elaboration of a strategic review document to strengthen the legislative ›››


Thirty-one new elements inscribed on the Representative List

29 November 2018 –

The Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, meeting in Mauritius until 1 December, inscribed thirty-one elements on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. The Representative List seeks to enhance visibility for the traditions and ›››