Regional capacity development workshop on preservation of documentary heritage in Africa

This capacity building workshop will aim to ensure availability and active dissemination of available policy guidelines and strategies, including enhancing knowledge of and techniques about sustainable preservation of documentary heritage, with a specific focus on disaster risk reduction and management, among the memory institutions targeted, especially SIDS and LDCs in Africa.


Type of Event Category 6-Expert Committee
Start 08.06.2020 09:00 local time
End 11.06.2020 17:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Banda, Fackson
Organizer UNESCO
Contact Tamura, Kenji (Email: / Yusuph, Al Amin (Email:
Country South Africa
City Cape Town (TBC)
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants
Official Website
Link 1 Memory of the World Programme
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