Proyecto

Promotion of traditional pottery making practices in Eastern Kenya

  • Asistencia financiera:
    • 23.388 US$ otorgado en 2016
  • Fechas de implementación:
    • 14/09/2016 - 11/12/2017
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Países beneficiario: Kenya

Resumen:

The proposed project, which is designed in line with the 2006 National Heritage Act of Kenya, aims to safeguard and revitalize traditional pottery making practices of the Mbeere, Tharaka and Tigania communities in Eastern Kenya. Transmitted by females within families, the technique involves creating clay pots of various sizes and shapes depending on the function and style of the community concerned›››

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Documenting and inventorying intangible cultural heritage of the pastoralist Samburu community in northern Kenya: a focus on the region of Mount Kulal biosphere reserve

  • Asistencia financiera:
    • 24.038 US$ otorgado en 2015
  • Fechas de implementación:
    • 04/12/2015 - 31/05/2016
  • Documentos:

Países beneficiario: Kenya

Resumen:

The proposed project, which is designed in line with the 2006 National Heritage Act of Kenya, aims to safeguard the intangible cultural heritage of the semi-nomadic pastoralist Samburu community living within the Mount Kulal Biosphere Reserve (designated in 1979 through UNESCO’s Man and Biosphere programme) in northern Kenya. Due to external political, economic and cultural influences as well as environmental degradation, the v›››

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Rituals and practices associated with Kit Mikayi Shrine of the Luo community in Kenya

  • Asistencia financiera:
    • 17.668 US$ otorgado en 2013
  • Fechas de implementación:
    • 23/12/2013 - 31/03/2015

Países beneficiario: Kenya


Traditions and practices associated with the Kayas in the sacred forests of the Mijikenda

  • Asistencia financiera:
    • 126.580 US$ otorgado en 2009
  • Fechas de implementación:
    • 01/07/2011 - 19/12/2014
  • Documentos:

Países beneficiario: Kenya

Resumen:

Aiming to empower the Mijikenda people to ensure the viability and transmission of the traditions and practices associated to the sacred Kaya forests of coastal Kenya, the project is managed by the Department of Culture of the Ministry of Sports, Culture and the Arts (former Ministry of State for National Heritage and Culture) in cooperation with the National Museums of›››

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