Services and training

The number of countries benefitting from comprehensive multi-year capacity-building projects stands at 64 (November 2013). Needs assessments are carried out, resources mobilized and multi-year projects designed and implemented, all tailored to the needs of each beneficiary country.

While workshops and training activities are the most visible landmarks within the capacity-building strategy, there are several other types of modalities including policy review, guided pilot activities, consultation and advisory services that are built into capacity-building projects.

Typical capacity-building country project extending from 18 to 36 months

43 element(s)

Workshop on awareness raising and capacity building on the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage and its implementation at the national level02/04-12-2014, New Delhi (India)

Workshop on community-based inventorying in Myanmar27-10-2014/03-11-2014, Nyaung Shwe (Myanmar)

Elaboration of nomination files to the ICH Lists in Bhutan04/08-03-2014, Paro (Bhutan)

Elaboration of Nomination Files to the ICH List in Sri Lanka11/15-02-2014, Galle (Sri Lanka)

Training on the use of the mechanisms of the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Lao PDR20/24-01-2014, Vientiane (Lao People’s Democratic Republic)

Training on the use of the mechanisms of the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Timor-Leste03/06-12-2013, Dili (Timor-Leste)

Brunei Darussalam: workshop on the implementation of the 2003 Convention at the national level25/29-11-2013, Brunei (Brunei Darussalam)

Indonesia: workshop on the implementation of the 2003 Convention at the national level 11/14-11-2013, Jakarta (Indonesia)

Samoa: workshop on community-based inventorying of intangible cultural heritage21/26-10-2013, Savaii Island (Samoa)

Training on the use of the mechanisms of the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Cambodia21/25-10-2013, Phnom Penh (Cambodia)

Bangladesh on the right track16/20-07-2013, Dhaka, Bangladesh (Bangladesh)

Lao PDR: workshop on community-based inventorying of intangible cultural heritage11/18-06-2013, Vientiane (Lao People’s Democratic Republic)

Kyrgyzstan on its way to prepare nominations to the 2003 Convention 28/31-05-2013, Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)

Intangible Cultural Heritage Community-Based Inventorying Workshop
20/28-05-2013, Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)

Tajikistan: Implementing the UNESCO Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage on the International Level10/13-04-2013, Dushanbe (Tajikistan)

Workshop on the implementation of the 2003 Convention in Brunei Darussalam10-04-2013, Brunei Darussalam (Brunei Darussalam)

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)

Inventory of the intangible cultural heritage in Nepal19/28-01-2013, Kathmandu (Nepal)

Samarkand: understanding the nominations process21/24-11-2012, Samarkand (Uzbekistan)

On the right track? Review meeting on UNESCO’s global strategy: Strengthening national capacities for safeguarding intangible cultural heritage07/10-11-2012, Beijing (China)

Inventory of intangible cultural heritage in Goroka22/27-10-2012, Goroka (Papua New Guinea)

Inventory of intangible cultural heritage of Timor-Leste22-10-2012, Dili (Timor-Leste)

Mongolia takes another step to implement the 2003 Convention19/23-10-2012, Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)

Implementation of the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage in Kyrgyzstan08/12-10-2012, Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)

Implementation of the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage in Tajikistan21/25-08-2012, Dushanbe (Tajikistan)

Cambodia pursues its march towards safeguarding intangible heritage13/17-08-2012, Phnom Penh (Cambodia)

Implementation of the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage in Uzbekistan03/07-07-2012, Tashkent (Uzbekistan)

Implementation of the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage in Sri Lanka25/29-06-2012, Colombo (Sri Lanka)

Capacity building workshop on the implementation of the 2003 Convention at the national level11/15-06-2012, Vientiane (Lao People’s Democratic Republic)

Need assessment for strenthening national capacities in implementation of the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage in Mongolia26/31-05-2012, Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)

Implementation of the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage in Bhutan14/18-05-2012, Paro (Bhutan)

Implementation of the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage in Papua New Guinea12/19-05-2012, Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)

Efforts of safeguarding Nepal’s intangible cultural heritage initiated to with the support of UNESCO/Japan Fund-in-Trust16/20-04-2012, Kathmandu (Nepal)

Capacity-Building on the Implementation of the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Timor-Leste09/13-04-2012, Dili (Timor-Leste)

Kazakhstan: A new State Party to the 2003 Convention on the road to safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage.
06/10-04-2012, Astana (Kazakhstan)

Capacity building on ratification in Samoa14/15-02-2012, Apia (Samoa)

Capacity Building Workshop on the Ratification of UNESCO 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage14/15-11-2011, Dili (Timor-Leste)

Strengthening National Capacities for the Inventorying of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Kyrgyz Republic15/16-09-2011, Osh (Kyrgyzstan)

Two workshops on safeguarding intangible heritage in Afghanistan01/03-09-2011, Kabul (Afghanistan)

Strengthening national capacities for the inventorying of intangible cultural heritage in Kyrgyz Republic18/19-07-2011, Talas (Kyrgyzstan)

Training Workshop on the Implementation of 2003 Convention for Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage02/05-05-2011, Islamabad (Pakistan)

Strengthening national capacities for safeguarding ICH: training of trainers for Asia and the Pacific10/14-01-2011, Beijing (China)