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Safeguarding ICH & Sustainable Development

By Ananya Bhattacharya, Director www.banglanatak.com Preface The international community now acknowledges culture as a ‘driver and enabler of development’ and its critical role in supporting socio-economic development and social inclusion. In this article I have shared our learning from our initiative in two states in eastern Indian where investment in…
ICH NGO Forum
October 17, 2014
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23 November 2014 – Save the Date

SAVE THE DATE ! SYMPOSIUM ICH NGO FORUM 23 November 2014 Paris 10.30am - 5pm Which roles and contributions of ICH NGO’s in the development of public policies, legislation, safeguarding and sustainable development plans? On the occasion of 9.COM Intergovernmental Committee Meeting of the UNESCO 2003 Convention for the Safegurding…
ICH NGO Forum
October 10, 2014
Europe and North AmericaNGOs

Association for the conservation of folk traditions

The ATCP operates in the fields of demo ethno anthropological science, museum, theatre, art and music and since its foundation it has been making scientific researches and publishing and promotional activities, on a national and international range. The ATCP makes research and educational activities; museum activities, connected to the management…
ICH NGO Forum
September 17, 2014
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The 2014 Intangible Cultural Heritage conference held in Korea

A selection of pictures from the the 2014 Intangible Cultural Heritage Conference on “Towards Efficient Roles of NGOs for Safeguarding ICH in the Asia-Pacific Region” held in Jeonju, Korea, from 26 to 28 June 2014. The Conference was a great success, attracting over 150 participants and provided wonderful intellectual and…
ICH NGO Forum
July 29, 2014
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International Council for Traditional Music (ICTM)

The ICTM is an NGO in formal consultative relations with UNESCO. By means of its wide international representation and the activities of its Study Groups, the ICTM acts as a bond among peoples of different cultures and thus serves the peace of humankind. Its aims are to further the study,…
ICH NGO Forum
July 3, 2014
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ICH NGO FORUM 8.COM – 1 December 2013

ICH NGO FORUM 8.COM Agenda DECEMBER 1 2013 - ICH NGO FORUM SYMPOSIUM and MEETING JW Marriott Absheron Baku – Sharg Hall 11:00-13:00 Symposium (for ICH NGO FORUM MEMBERS and open to all participants to 8.COM; State observers are welcomed) 11:00-11:05 Opening of the Symposium 11:05-11:10 Welcome Word - by…
ICH NGO Forum
November 26, 2013
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Intangible cultural heritage and tourist activities: the case of Venice

The conference is included among the events that celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage. ITALY - Venice, 22 – 23 November 2013  - Marittima, Terminal 103 - Sala Auditorium Scientific Committee: Maria Laura Picchio Forlati, Italian Society of International Law, Scuola di…
ICH NGO Forum
November 18, 2013
Europe and North AmericaNGOs

The Dutch Centre for Intangible Cultural Heritage

In 2012 the government of the Netherlands ratified the UNESCO Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage. The Dutch Centre for Intangible Cultural Heritage (in Dutch: Kenniscentrum Immaterieel Erfgoed Nederland) has been assigned to implement this convention in the Netherlands, which includes the Caribbean part of the Kingdom.…
ICH NGO Forum
November 13, 2013
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Agenda 1 December 2013 – ICH NGO FORUM SYMPOSIUM and MEETING

Agenda 1 DECEMBER 2013 – ICH NGO FORUM SYMPOSIUM and MEETING 11:00-13:00     Symposium for ICH NGO FORUM MEMBERS and open to all participants to 8.COM; state observers are welcomed. 11:00-11:10       Opening 11:10-12:30    4 symposium presentations (10 minutes) each followed by discussion (10 minutes) 12:30-13:00    plenary discussion with all speakers…
ICH NGO Forum
October 17, 2013
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Call for papers – ICH NGO FORUM Symposium 8.com

CALL FOR PAPERS ICH NGO FORUM SYMPOSIUM 8.COM Introduction
 During the Intergovernmental Committee Meeting 8.COM in Baku Azerbaijan (December 2013), one of the (many) items at stake will be the reflection on the criteria and modalities for accreditation of non-governmental organizations. Today, 156 NGOs are accredited in relation to the…
ICH NGO Forum
October 17, 2013
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NGO STATEMENT ICH-7.COM

NGO STATEMENT ICH-7.COM (Paris, 6th December 2012) 1. The ICH NGO Forum appreciates the role and the trust that the Intergovernmental Committee has given to civil society to help in the implementation of the ICH Convention. 2. The NGO Forum is grateful for the support brought by the ICH Fund…
ICH NGO Forum
October 17, 2013
AfricaNGOs

Association pour la Sauvegarde des Masques (ASAMA)

 L’Association pour la Sauvegarde des Masques (ASAMA) fut à l’origine, l’idée d’un groupe d’étudiants (es), souhaitant prêter main forte aux sociétés traditionnelles de masques afin de sauvegarder ce patrimoine en péril. Elle est reconnue légalement par récépissé N° 96. 080  / MATS / SG / DGAT / DLPJ du 02…
ICH NGO Forum
October 2, 2013
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Hotels in Baku for the next meeting

The colleagues of the UNESCO Intagible Cultural Heritage secretariat wish to inform you all that the list of hotels in Baku offering special arrangements for the participants of the 8.COM is available on the following UNESCO-webpage: http://www.unesco.org/culture/ich/index.php?lg=en&pg=00597.
ICH NGO Forum
September 17, 2013
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NGO Forum Symposium on 1st of December 2013 in Baku

NGO Forum Symposium on 1st of December 2013 in Baku The accredited NGOs Forum Meeting and Symposium will be held Sunday 1  December 2013 (expectedly from 11-17h);  So, book your flights to Baku for 8.COM keeping our NGO Forum Meeting in mind that will take place the day before the Committee meetings!…
ICH NGO Forum
September 3, 2013
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The Cultures of the World

Already forty years that each one, Gannat's summer treats him to a special cultural digression, a round the world trip without leaving the city, a one-way ticket to the Other. Indeed, from July, 19th to 29th, «The Cultures of the World » will get ready to put a forfieth candle…
ICH NGO Forum
July 3, 2013
Asia and the PacificNGOs

Korea Cultural Heritage Foundation (CHF)

The Korea Cultural Heritage Foundation (CHF) was established, aimed at protecting and preserving Korea’s cultural properties, creatively enhancing, developing and utilizing its traditional lifestyle culture, and thereby promote the preservation and safeguarding of the national culture as well as the culture in Asia. Since 1980, CHF has executed various projects…
ICH NGO Forum
July 3, 2013
Europe and North AmericaNGOs

Workshop intangible heritage (BE)

  Workshop intangible heritage (Werkplaats immaterieel erfgoed, in Dutch) has taken an active role from 2003 onwards in the field regarding the development of policies and network cooperation around living heritage. We take a role as cultural broker in the field, building bridges between governments, institutions, ICH communities and groups,…
ICH NGO Forum
July 3, 2013
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Intangible Heritage Convention Montreal (QC) – October 17-20, 2013

Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the CQPV Context Intangible cultural heritage (ICH) is a concept that seeks to have an impact on certain cultural practices passed on from generation to generation. This implies, among other things, the improvement of institutional consideration towards the traditional culture sectors. Ever since the UNESCO…
ICH NGO Forum
May 3, 2013