11th session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage

Composed of 24 States and elected by the General Assembly of the States Parties to the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, the Intergovernmental Committee meets once every year.
During this session, chaired by Mr Yonas Desta Tsegaye (Ethiopia) the Committee will examine periodic reports of States Parties on the implementation of the Convention and on the current status of elements inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. It will also consider the inscriptions on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding and the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity and granting financial assistance from the Intangible Cultural Heritage Fund.


Details

Type of Event Category 2-Intergovernmental meeting
Start 28.11.2016 10:00 local time
End 02.12.2016 18:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Constantinou, Elena
Organizer
Contact e.constantinou@unesco.org
Country Ethiopia
City Addis Ababa
Venue
Street
Room
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants 800
Official Website
Link 1 Intagible Cultural Heritage
Link 2 Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage
Link 3 Text of the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
Link 4 UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Lists

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