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30 April: online international conference on living heritage and climate change in Eastern Africa

29 April 2021 – Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Seychelles, Somalia, South Sudan,

On 30 April 2021, UNESCO is inviting stakeholders from Eastern Africa to an online conference to share case studies and review research results on the relationship between living heritage and biodiversity, climate change as well as disaster risk reduction. The increasing frequency and ›››


6 April: International Day of Sport for Development and Peace

1 April 2021 –

Tuesday 6th April marks the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, an occasion to explore the range of traditional sports and games inscribed on the lists of the 2003 Convention. Sport can help promote fairness, teambuilding, equality, inclusion and perseverance ›››


31 March: deadline for submitting nominations for the 2022 cycle

24 March 2021 –

31 March 2021 marks the deadline 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 seventeenth session of the Intergovernmental Committee in November/December 2022. In line ›››


Training on periodic reporting to kick-off in Europe

22 March 2021 –

Europe is the second region, after Latin America and the Caribbean in 2020, to undertake the periodic reporting exercise on the implementation of the 2003 Convention under the reformed periodic reporting mechanism. UNESCO facilitators start the online training of country focal points in ›››


Sri Lanka stands up to host the next session of the Committee in December

16 March 2021 – Sri Lanka,

Sri Lanka has generously proposed to host the upcoming session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage, from 13 to 18 December 2021 in Colombo. The Bureau of the Committee approved this offer with enthusiasm last 8 March 2021. As Stated by ›››


12 March: deadline to submit periodic reports

11 March 2021 –

Latin America and the Caribbean is the first region to report on the implementation of the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage under the new system of periodic reporting, based on the Overall Result Framework approved in 2018. The ›››