Corea and Uruguay celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Convention 2003 of UNESCO

09-08-2013 Montevideo (Uruguay)

The 9th August will take place a presentation of the rich intangible heritage of Korea and Uruguay in LATU Auditorium. Two cultural expressions of both countries will be presented through different videos: Candombe and Tango from Uruguay and Daemokjang and Gagok from Korea. A representative from UNESCO will explain the rol of UNESCO in the field of Culture and introduce the 2003 Convention through a speach and some audiovisuals (for example a video made by us last year: Culture and Development ). To conclude, musicians from Uruguay are going to play some music, while a couple will be performing TANGO, and a Korean group will perform ARIRAN.
Concerned country(ies): Republic of Korea - Uruguay