Youth involvement in the safeguarding project

Inventorying living heritage practices in the heart of Historic Cairo, a World Heritage Site

12 August 2022 –  Egypt,

The ongoing International Assistance (IA) project ‘Inventory of intangible culture of craftsmanship in the core of Historic Cairo’ tackles living heritage practices that lie within the urban and historic areas of Historic Cairo, a World Heritage site. Traditional crafts have notably been identified by young researchers and participants, and awareness on the importance of safeguarding intangible cultural heritage (ICH) was raised amongst craftsmen. ›››

One of the last projects approved

Financial assistance

  • Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
  • Financial assistance : $ 41,767 +
  • Implementation dates : 23/06/2022 - 23/06/2022
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ICH inscribed on UNESCO lists

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