Emergency response to safeguard the intangible cultural heritage of Lalibela, World Heritage property, and the surrounding area endangered by conflict

  • Asistencia financiera:
    • 150.000 US$ otorgado en 2023
  • Fechas de implementación:
    • Aprobado en 03/2023 - para implementar
  • Documentos:

Países beneficiarios: Etiopía


To be implemented by the Ethiopian Heritage Authority, in collaboration with the Association of St. Lalibela and Surrounding Heritage Conservation and Protection, this three-year project aims to contribute to the revival of the traditional church schools in Lalibela and the surrounding areas. These church schools, situated within the World Heritage property of the ‘Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela’, have been temporarily closed due ›››

Strengthening capacities for safeguarding intangible cultural heritage in Eastern Africa

  • Presupuesto del proyecto:
    • 59.571 US$
  • :
    • UNESCO - Presupuesto regular
  • Fechas de implementación:
    • 03/10/2023 - 03/10/2023

Países beneficiarios: Eritrea, Etiopía, Kenya, Seychelles, Somalia, Sudán del Sur, Uganda


This activity aims to strengthen national capacities for safeguarding intangible cultural heritage in Eastern Africa by supporting States Parties with capacity building for carrying-out community based inventories of ICH. It will also aim to secure ratification by Somalia, the last Member State in the region left to ratify the 2003 Convention. For countries developing culture policies, efforts will be made to ›››

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