For the purpose of safeguarding and promoting the Kyrgyz traditional felt carpets Ala-kiyiz and Shyrdak, master classes and an exhibition of these traditional carpets were held September 26–28, 2019 at the Kyrgyz State Memorial Frunze House Museum in Bishkek.
The 2019 World Forum for Intangible Cultural Heritage was held from 10 to 12 October at the National Intangible Heritage Center (NIHC) in Jeonju, Korea.
Gabon, Kenya and the Seychelles strengthen safeguarding efforts through International Assistance projects
Through projects aimed at supporting communities in the identification, enhancement and safeguarding of living heritage, Gabon, Kenya and the Seychelles have made major progress in safeguarding the living heritage present in their country.
A Working Group Session for IRCI Study of Emergency Protection of ICH in Conflict-Affected Countries in Asia was held in Tokyo, Japan
IRCI organised the Working Group Session from July 31st through August 3rd, 2019 at Kuroda Memorial Hall in the Tokyo National Museum and invited experts from Afghanistan.
Training of Trainers Workshop on ‘Intangible Cultural Heritage and Sustainable Development’ in Europe
The Training of Trainers Workshop on ‘Intangible Cultural Heritage and Sustainable Development’ will take place from 1 to 3 October in Plovdiv, Bulgaria.
From September 1st to 7th, 2019, the 25th ICOM (International Council of Museums) General Conference was held in Japan for the first time.
Colombia and UNESCO signed the host country agreement for the organization of the fourteenth session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage.
An international conference on living heritage gathers in Paraguay and calls for harnessing the power of intangible cultural heritage for the development of intersectorial public policies
The Conference on Intangible Cultural Heritage: Towards an intersectoral development of public policies, gathering August 2019 in Asunción, Paraguay, highlighted the intersectoral dimensions of intangible cultural heritage and the role of training in contributing to the strengthening of public policies.
- Capacity-Building workshop on Multinational Nomination of Intangible Cultural Heritage targeting Southeast Asian countries (2021.7.26-29)
- Capacity Building Workshop on ICH for Youth: First Workshop of the Three-Year Training Programme (2021.7.5-)
- Online Capacity-building Workshop on ICH Safeguarding for community youth leaders in Thailand (2020.12.1-22)