08 January 2013 - The challenges of capacity building in the Arab world

Al Sadu, traditional weaving skills in the United Arab Emirates

How can Arab States effectively implement the 2003 Convention at the national level? What can be done to promote regional cooperation in the Arab world and to strengthen the capacities of all concerned stakeholders? What are the best ways to raise people’s awareness and assure the involvement of concerned communities in the process of safeguarding?

These are amongst the issues that representatives of Ministries of Culture of all countries from the Arab region discussed during the [meeting on ‘The challenges of capacity building in the field