Safeguarding intangible cultural heritage of Kallawaya communities

  • Project budget:
    • US$ 150,000
  • Source:
    • Japan Funds-in-Trust
  • Dates of implementation:
    • 01/02/2014 - 01/12/2015

Benefitting country(ies): Bolivia (Plurinational State of)


The safeguarding action plan seeks, through intergenerational transmission, to ensure the preservation and transmission of the knowledge and wisdom of the Kallawaya culture, whose activity is bound to the ancestral healing medicine of the culture of the Andes. The main objectives of the safeguarding project are to: * promote the preservation and safeguarding of Kallawaya culture at local, regional and national›››

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