Alongside World Oceans Day, it is an opportunity to have a glimpse at the living heritage practices related to oceans and to discover the various ways the safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage, of oceans and of the environment at large are entangled.
Living heritage as an enabling force for transformative education: an online session on 3 June with the UNESCO Associated Schools Network
From 31 May to 4 June 2021, the Global ASPnet meeting will bring together teacher education and training institutions represented by deans, teacher educators and student teachers from the UNESCO Associated Schools Network (ASPnet).
A national music contest is being organized in Panama to raise awareness about living heritage amongst young people
The music contest “Panamá Unidos en Canción” (Panama United in Song) was organized by the artist Patricia Vlieg and the organization Youth United for Education, with the support of the Ministries of Culture and Education of Panama, civil society actors, and the UNESCO Office in San Jose.
Global reflection on the listing mechanisms of the 2003 Convention: a series of expert meetings just ended
A series of expert meetings organized in the framework of the global reflection on the listing mechanisms of the 2003 Convention ended yesterday.
Developing safeguarding plans for intangible cultural heritage in Greece: a five-day workshop to kick off on 31 May
A workshop dedicated to developing concrete plans for the safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage in Greece is to be held online from 31 May to 4 June 2021.
21 May: the United Nations General Assembly and UNESCO partner for an event during the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
UNESCO is pleased to partner with the General Assembly of the United Nations in organizing a high-level event on the occasion of the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, taking place on Friday 21 May.
News from the Republic of Djibouti: the results of the project funded by the Intangible Cultural Heritage Fund
The Republic of Djibouti has finalized its first national inventory of intangible cultural heritage elements with support from the Intangible Cultural Heritage Fund.
An online event to commemorate the launch of the service ‘ichLinks (https://www.ichlinks.com)’, an international platform for sharing ICH information, will be held on 27 May from 2pm to 4pm (Korea Time).