Inscriptions on the Intangible Heritage Lists, 2011
Hosted by the Government of Indonesia, the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage is holding its sixth session in Bali, from 22 to 29 November 2011. It will inscribe dozens of intangible cultural elements on its various lists consecrated to the safeguarding of the intangible cultural heritage.
Sixth Session of the Intergovernmental Committee (6.COM) – Bali, Indonesia, November 2011
Creative Cities Network
"Creative Cities" is a network that aims at developing international cooperation among cities and encouraging them to drive joint development partnerships in line with UNESCO’s global priorities of culture and development and sustainable development.
Why join the network?
Protection and Promotion of the Cultural Heritage of Pakistan
With the support of the Government of Norway, UNESCO is undertaking a major initiative in the North West Frontier province of Pakistan, mapping out cultural resources and knowledge systems from traditional arts and crafts to agricultural practices.
UNESCO Islamabad projects
Right to Information and Development
As this collection of videos shows, guaranteeing freedom of expression is a way to encourage mutual knowledge and understanding among people. Facilitating this process is also one of UNESCO's aims.
Freedom of expression and democracy