Protecting our Heritage and Fostering Creativity

Training Workshop: Community-based Inventorying of Intangible Cultural Heritage

This training workshop is aimed at enhancing the national capacities in the field of safeguarding intangible cultural heritage (ICH), in particular ICH inventorying under the 2003 Convention, including practical technical skills in inventory-making.
Experts from Kazakhstan will be trained in identifying, defining, inventorying and documenting the ICH. They are in charge of implementing concrete safeguarding activities and conducting training in the management and appropriate transmission of ICH, while undertaking and/or coordinating ICH-related scientific, technical, legal, economic and other studies. The purpose of this session is to raise awareness about the value and diversity of the ICH and ensure community participation and consent in all activities concerning their ICH.

Participants will be from governmental and non-governmental organizations (NGOs), communities, institutions and individual experts. The preference will be given to local communities. During the training the participants will be provided with text materials developed by UNESCO. The materials are translated into the Russian language.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 22.11.2013 09:00 local time
End 28.11.2013 16:00 local time
Date to be fixed 1
Focal point Peshkov, Yuri
Organizer UNESCO Almaty Cluster Office
Country Kazakhstan
City Shymkent
Venue Shymkent, Kazakhstan
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event Russian
Estimated number of participants 25
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