04 May 2015 - Progress in implementing an eight-country capacity-building project in the Arab States and Africa

Woodcrafting knowledge of the Zafimaniry

Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Madagascar, Palestine, South Sudan and Sudan have successfully completed needs assessments in the field of intangible cultural heritage. Through onsite national consultations, each of these countries identified opportunities and gaps in the institutional and professional environment for effective safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage and mapped out the next steps for strengthening their national capacity. The urgent needs range from setting up adequate institutional infrastructures, mobilizing all stakeholders, developing

09 March 2015 - Planning for national capacity building strategies in eight countries in Africa and the Arab Region: South Sudan needs assessment completed

24 July 2013 - Digitization of Sudan folklore and traditional music archives