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Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Madagascar, Palestine, South Sudan and Sudan have successfully completed needs assessments in the field of intangible cultural heritage. Through onsite national ›››


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Project

Action plan for the safeguarding of the Song of Saana

1 November 2005 – 1 January 2009
Amount (US$)  96,513
Benefitting country(ies): Yemen ,
The Song of Sana’a is a group of songs accompanied by the fine sound of the Yemeni lute and a lightly struck copper tray. The poetic repertory, writ... ›››
The aim of this project funded by the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority (ADTCA) is to lay a solid foundation to support eight countries in Afric... ›››
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