15 June 2015 - Cross-border cooperation for the safeguarding of intangible heritage in Italy and Switzerland

Cantù-style lace making

From 8 to 12 June, the Lombardy region (Italy) and the canton of Graubünden (Switzerland) hosted a training workshop on the implementation of the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage in Tirano (province of Sondrio, Italy) and Poschiavo (Switzerland), demonstrating the increasing awareness in Europe of the need for capacity-building to better safeguard living heritage.

Bringing together 25

04 December 2013 - Seventeen new elements inscribed on the lists of the Convention

23 May 2013 - Intangible cultural heritage: New strategies for sustainable development, tourism and partnerships

03 May 2012 - South-East Europe tuned in the safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage