A wrap-up workshop of the project “Community-based inventorying of intangible cultural heritage” was organized last July in Kingston, Jamaica five months after its launching.
Representatives from 37 communities from the historic center of George Town in Malaysia, UNESCO’s World Cultural Heritage Site, participated in capacity-building and pilot inventorying activities organized by UNESCO as part of the project ‘Intangible Heritage and Creativity for Sustainable Cities’ from January to June 2019.
Celebrating indigenous peoples' living heritage on the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples
On the International Day for the Worlds Indigenous Peoples’, August 9, the Secretariat of the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage celebrates the living heritage of indigenous peoples with the launch of a new brochure on Living Heritage and Indigenous Peoples.
ICHCAP will host the 'APHEN-ICH Intangible Cultural Heritage Field School' in cooperation with Korea National University of Cultural Heritage(KNUCH) from 16 to 23 August 2019 in Buyeo, Republic of Korea.
From 24 June -5 July 2019, the UNESCO Office in Beirut implemented one of the components of the project, a training on community-based inventorying, which brought together thirty participants from NGOs, municipalities, and universities.
The IRCI’s research database has provided information on ICH since FY2014 to share the outcome of research on the safeguarding of ICH in cooperation with researchers and experts in the Asia-Pacific region.
A new generation of facilitators trained for the safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage in Africa
45 individuals from 20 African countries participated in a training of trainers workshop from 9 to 13 July 2019 in Algiers, Algeria.
The International Information and Networking Centre for Intangible Cultural Heritage in the Asia-Pacific Region under the auspices of UNESCO (ICHCAP) is holding the 2019 Asia-Pacific Youth ICH Storytelling Contest from 15 July to 15 October.
- 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)