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ICH NGO Forum Activities 17.COM 2022

PROGRAMME ICH NGO Forum Activities 17COM 2022 Seventeenth session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage Section of Ballroom, Sofitel Hotel, 450 Quartier Aviation, Rabat, Morocco Sunday, 27 November to Saturday 3 December (The schedule is indicated in Rabat time, UTC+1, same as Central European…
ICH NGO Forum
November 22, 2022
17.COMNews

Working Group – Research meeting in Rabat – 1 December  2022

Thursday 1 December   12h30-14h30 - Sofitel Hotel in Rabat Working Group on Research  Chaired by Valentina Zingari, Giovanny Arteaga, Jorijn Neyrinck and Martin Andrade Valentina Zingari and Giovanny Arteaga. Opening greetings to all new members, presentation of the actual coordination team, introduction on the past year's activities of the WG Research and…
ICH NGO Forum
November 17, 2022
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Online workshop for 17COM – 19 November 2022

(French follows / Français suit)   Saturday 19 November 2022 14h00-17h00 (Western European Summer Time, WEST, UTC +1, same as CET) Online workshop to present an overview of the 2003 Convention, the role of NGOs, the ICH NGO Forum, and participation at 17COM (meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee at Rabat,…
ICH NGO Forum
November 15, 2022
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Call for Candidates for the Steering Committee

2022 Elections – Steering Committee Call for Candidates for the Steering Committee (Only for accredited NGOs) (French version follows / La version française suit) Dear NGO members, The Electoral Board is pleased to launch the call for candidates for the election of three members to the ICH NGO Forum Steering…
ICH NGO Forum
September 30, 2022
#heritageAlive9GANews

#HeritageAlive book launching on July 5th

Welcome to #HeritageAlive book launching! Live music – presentations -announcement of the next theme for #HeritageAlive! Tuesday July 5th, after the GA. 18:30-20:00 in Room No.6 Traditional Musical Instruments -Sharing experiences from the field At this event we will present the book, Traditional Musical Instruments -Sharing experiences from the field.…
ICH NGO Forum
July 5, 2022
9GANews

9th session of the General Assembly: side events

Dear Accredited NGOs / Chères ONG accréditées, You are cordially invited to the following four side events organized by or in collaboration with the ICH NGO Forum during the 9th session of the General Assembly of the State Parties to the Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Heritage, to be…
ICH NGO Forum
June 28, 2022
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Kaustinen ICH Seminar 2022 on non-formal music education

In the year 2022 Kaustinen Folk Music Festival´s yearly ICH seminar will be about non-formal music education and intangible cultural heritage. The seminar brings together communities and experts in the fields of non-formal music education and intangible cultural heritage from different parts of the world. How can musical heritage be passed on…
ICH NGO Forum
June 27, 2022
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Call for proposals: Law as heritage

Bordeaux, December 1-2, 2022  Symposium organized in the context of the Osmose research program on law and ICH, with the support of the French ministry of Culture (Délégation à l’inspection, la recherche et l’innovation) and the patronage of the French Commission for UNESCO. Research partners: • Institut des Sciences sociales du politique (ISP, UMR7220,ENS-Paris-Saclay, Université Paris Nanterre) • Institutde recherche Montesquieu (IRM-eA7434), Université de…
ICH NGO Forum
April 1, 2022
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Living Heritage for Peace: the social media initiative

Living heritage is an efficient tool for peacebuilding and strengthening intercultural dialogue and resilience. The Steering Committee of the ICH NGO Forum invites you to participate in a #livingheritageforpeace initiative proposed by some of it’s members. Each month we will be celebrating different ICH elements threatened by conflict or recognized as powerful resilience tools. With the…
ICH NGO Forum
March 30, 2022
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Food in Diplomacy: a bridging tool between Europe and Asia

The European Union is pleased to invite you to participate in the ASEM Day Virtual Celebration on Tuesday1st March 2022 at 10:00 (CET/UTC+1). The virtual celebration will include a roundtable discussion on: “Food in Diplomacy: a bridging tool between Europe and Asia”. Food and culinary heritage hold a unique place as historical,…
ICH NGO Forum
February 21, 2022
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Colombian Ngo Emergency fundraising campaign

For the past 6 years, the Colombian organization, Embodying Reconciliation, recently accredited by UNESCO ICH, worked using arts and cultural heritage as tools for social change and peacebuilding in Colombia. Last week one of the young black activist groups we work with was violently displaced by guerrilla forces “clearing” the…
ICH NGO Forum
February 18, 2022
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2022 International Awards for Promoting Intangible Cultural Heritage

The secretariat of Jeonju International Awards for Promoting Intangible Cultural Heritage (JIAPICH) welcomes the international ICH community to join the 4th annual Jeonju ICH Awards. The awards are open to Living Human Treasures (practitioners), groups, communities, administrators, researchers, NGOs and those who have made substantial contributions for promoting Intangible Cultural…
ICH NGO Forum
February 14, 2022
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Open call: Crafts from Anatolia, designs from Europe

Traditional Arts Association, in cooperation with Turkey Design Council and Brumen Foundation, is inviting designers and creatives from all across the European Union to get acquainted with five different Anatolian crafts and reinterpret one (or more) of them for a contemporary audience. Anatolia, the vast region spanning most of mainland…
ICH NGO Forum
January 10, 2022
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In Memoriam Dr. Albert van der Zeijden

Speech held by Marco van Baalen, director Dutch Centre for Intangible Cultural Heritage, at the General Assembly ICH NGO Forum, 15 December 2021 Dear Colleagues, I would like to start by thanking the Steering Group of the ICH NGO Forum for giving me the floor at the start of its…
ICH NGO Forum
December 17, 2021
16.COMDocumentsNews

Programme for the ICH NGO Forum (16COM 2021)

  The ICH NGO FORUM meetings during the 16th session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage (16COM).  will all be held online. Participants may access the meetings online at their convenience throughout the week by clicking on this Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89211424568?pwd=bGI1NWlkSEIzcnBxWVBPeUw5Wm40dz09 Meeting ID: 892 1142…
ICH NGO Forum
December 7, 2021
16.COMNews

16.COM: all meetings will be held online!

Dear ICH NGO Forum members, We are writing to inform you that all of the ICH NGO Forum meetings will be held online.The Secretarait of the ICH Convention advised us yesterday of this decision. We are currently revising the programme of activities to adapt it to this new situation. Please…
ICH NGO Forum
December 3, 2021