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

06 May 2014 - Arab States spearhead reflection on policy development

13 November 2012 - MEDLIHER: four years of cooperation for the safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage in the Mediterranean

14 September 2012 - A film and an exhibition to celebrate the Mediterranean intangible cultural heritage

06 July 2012 - Partnerships for Inventorying Mediterranean Living Heritage

22 March 2012 - Communities in Egypt, Lebanon and Jordan to embark on the inventorying of their living heritage