Seventh Annual Regional meeting of experts on Intangible Cultural Heritage in South East Europe

© 2006 R. Neykova
messages from the past: the Panagyr of Saints Constantine and Helena in the village of Bulgari

The meeting, entitled “New strategies for sustainable development, tourism and partnerships” will focus its debates on 3 topics.

Topics are: the status of implementation of the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage in the respective countries of the region; cases and best practices in promoting intangible cultural heritage as a driver for local sustainable development (tourism, private/public partnerships); and proposals for common action in the areas of training and capacity-building.


Type of Event Working group
Start 27.05.2013 08:00 local time
End 28.05.2013 18:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Krause, Anthony
Organizer Sofia Regional Center on Intangible cultural heritage in South East Europe
Contact Anthony Krause at
Country Bulgaria
City Sofia
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants
Official Website UNESCO Venice Office
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