Meetings on intangible cultural heritage (co-)organized by UNESCO
The Intangible Cultural Heritage Convention: its first decade14/16-06-2013, Chengdu (China)
Lao PDR: workshop on community-based inventorying of intangible cultural heritage11/18-06-2013, Vientiane (Lao People’s Democratic Republic)
Kyrgyzstan: Implementing the UNESCO Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage on the International Level28/31-05-2013, Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)
Mongolia: Intangible Cultural Heritage Community-Based Inventorying Workshop
20/28-05-2013, Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)
Workshop on the implementation of the 2003 Convention at the national level in Cap Haïtien (Haiti)13/17-05-2013, Cap Haïtien (Haiti)
Workshop on the implementation of the 2003 Convention at the national level in Les Cayes (Haiti)07/10-05-2013, Les Cayes (Haiti)
Sub-regional worskhop on ICH strategy and capacity building30-04-2013/02-05-2013, Harare (Zimbabwe)
Second Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) Community-Based Inventorying Workshop in Timor-Leste16/18-04-2013, Timor-Leste (Timor-Leste)
Workshop on the implementation of the 2003 Convention at the national level in Guatemala15/17-04-2013, Guatemala (Guatemala)
Tajikistan: Implementing the UNESCO Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage on the International Level10/14-04-2013, Dushanbe (Tajikistan)
Workshop on the implementation of the 2003 Convention in Brunei Darussalam10-04-2013, Brunei Darussalam (Brunei Darussalam)
Namibia: rolling out the capacity building strategy at the national level 08/19-04-2013, Waterberg (Namibia)
Bhutan: Workshop on Community-based Inventorying of Intangible Cultural Heritage 02/09-04-2013, Phuntsholing (Bhutan)
Workshop on the implementation of the 2003 Convention at the national level in Honduras18/22-03-2013, Tegucigalpa (Honduras)
Dominican Republic on the road to the implementation of the 2003 Convention11/15-03-2013, Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic)
Sri Lanka gets ready for inventorying intangible cultural heritage10/17-03-2013
Cuba: communities involved in the inventory of the rural festivities of Red and Blue bands of Majagua28-02-2013/05-03-2013, Majagua, Ciego de Ávila (Cuba)
A step further in the identification of intangible cultural heritage in Argentina25-02-2013/01-03-2013, Buenos Aires (Argentina)
Implementation of the UNESCO’s Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage on the International Level18/21-02-2013, Almaty (Kazakhstan)
Cambodia reorienting its methods of inventorying living heritage14/21-02-2013, Phnom Penh (Cambodia)
Samoa is mobilizing different actors for the safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage11/15-02-2013
Inventory of the intangible cultural heritage in Nepal19/28-01-2013, Kathmandu (Nepal)
The challenges of capacity building in the Arab world14/17-01-2013, Doha (Qatar)
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 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 will discuss during the meeting on ‘The challenges of capacity building in the field of intangible cultural heritage’ in Doha from 14 to 17 January 2013.
Generously supported by Qatar and co-organized by the Ministry of Culture, Arts and Heritage of Qatar, ALECSO and UNESCO, this meeting will be the occasion to plan increased cooperation within the region for the effective safeguarding of the intangible cultural heritage.
The meeting will be co-facilitated by a group of experts from the Region, all members of a network of 77 experts trained to use the UNESCO curricula specifically designed to build capacity on implementing the Convention.