06/07/2015 - 08/07/2015

The 3rd annual meeting of the category 2 centres active in the field of intangible cultural heritage will be held from 6 to 8 July in Guiyang, China. Hosted by the Chinese centre, the International Training Centre for Intangible Cultural Heritage in the Asia-Pacific Region (CRIHAP), the meeting will follow up on the two previous annual meetings.

Working documents

  • Agenda: inglés
  • Concept note: inglés
  • List of participants: inglés
  • Report of the UNESCO Section for Intangible Cultural Heritage - Third annual meeting of category 2 centres: inglés
  • 37 C/5 MP IV Expected Result 6: National capacities strengthened and utilised to safeguard intangible cultural heritage, including indigenous and endangered languages, through the effective implementation of the 2003 Convention: inglés|francés
  • Medium-term strategy for UNESCO’s cooperation with category 2 centres in the field of intangible cultural heritage 2014-2021: inglés|francés


  • Recent developments in the life of the Convention and objectives of the meeting (UNESCO - Cécile Duvelle): inglés
  • Information and networking, including through the web (ICHCAP): inglés
  • Collaboration with UNESCO in the global capacity-building programme (CRIHAP): inglés
  • Approaches to programme planning and budgeting (Sofia Centre): inglés
  • Approaches to governance and getting the most from your governing body(ies) (CRESPIAL): inglés
  • Cooperation with Member States in planning and implementing programmes (Tehran Centre): inglés
  • Evaluation and renewal (IRCI): inglés

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