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06 July 2015 - Second round of capacity-building activities launched in Asia and the Pacific

Mongol Biyelgee, Mongolian traditional folk dance

Thanks to the generous support from the Government of Japan, UNESCO has just launched the second phase of the Asia-Pacific project to strengthen national capacity in implementing the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage.
The capacity-building programme has been launched in the region since 2012 in response to the States Parties’ emphasis of the importance of strengthening national capacity to effectively implement the Convention. The second phase of this

30 January 2014 - The Lao People’s Democratic Republic’s national capacities reinforced

12 June 2013 - Lao PDR on its way for safeguarding its rich intangible cultural heritage through community-based inventorying