The dance, song and drumming style known as Tumba Francesa was brought to Cuba by Haitian slaves

Countries of Central America and the Caribbean come together to safeguard their Afro-descendant living heritage

12 May 2022 –  Belize, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, ...

UNESCO, together with the Regional Centre for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Latin America (CRESPIAL), a Category 2 Centre under the auspices of UNESCO will support a safeguarding strategy in Central America and the Caribbean. ›››

One of the last projects approved

Financial assistance

  • Mauritania
  • Financial assistance : $ 88,375 +
  • Implementation dates : 04/10/2021 - 04/10/2021
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ICH inscribed on UNESCO lists

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