NGOs and Ethics

This working group takes the reflections on ethical principles or guidelines for ICH NGO activities further to concrete proposals.
Antoine Gauthier ( and  Naila Ceribasic (


Working Group – Thursday 7th of December 1.30 pm – 2.30 pm 

The Ethics Working Group will meet Thursday 7th of December 1.30 pm-2.30 pm in the NGO Forum Room – Samda hall, and is open for everybody to participate.
Dr. Marc Jacobs from the NGO FARO and the UNESCO Chair on ICH at Free University Brussels (Belgium), will present on ICH and Ethics.
We will also work on an international code of ethics proposal for NGOs working in the ICH field. Those interested in joining the Working Group, making an intervention during the meeting, or receiving in advance the proposed text of the code of ethics of the Forum (actually being translated towards English) are welcome to contact Mr. Antoine Gauthier at


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Ich Ngo Forum Statement at 7.GA

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Ich Ngo Forum Statement at 7.GA