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

From 20 to 24 January 2014, a capacity-building session on preparing nominations to the Lists of UNESCO’s Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage took place in Ventiane Province. About 30 participants, including government officials and experts involved in the safeguarding of cultural heritage from Lao PDR have received theoretical and practical training on the nomination process understood as a process of community-based safeguarding. A particular focus was on possible efforts and procedures to put in place for listing

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