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

11 element(s)

Review meeting of the global capacity-building strategy for safeguarding intangible cultural heritage in Europe and Central Asia23/26-09-2014, Sofia (Bulgaria)

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

Implementation of the UNESCO’s Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage on the International Level18/21-02-2013, Almaty (Kazakhstan)

The role of youth in the safeguarding of the intangible cultural heritage in South-Eastern Europe24/25-09-2012, Sofia (Bulgaria)

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

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

Upgrading competencies on community-based inventorying of intangible cultural heritage and planning related national workshops23/25-03-2012, Paris (France)

National training workshop on community-based inventorying of intangible cultural heritage in Montenegro24/31-10-2011, Cetinje (Montenegro)

Strengthening National Capacities for Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage18/21-05-2011, Minsk (Belarus)

Strengthening national capacities for safeguarding ICH: training of trainers workshop in Sofia14/18-03-2011, Sofia (Bulgaria)