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By September 24, 20153 Comments

speech_ICHNGOFORUM_9COMDear friends of the ICH NGO Forum,
The Intergovernmental Committee Session 10.COM of the UNESCO 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage is approaching.

This year’s IGC 10.COM is organized in Namibia, Windhoek, 29th of November until 4th of December.

The 2016 ICH NGO Forum General Meeting and SYMPOSIUM will take place to this occasion of 10.COM on SUNDAY 29th of November – from 10.00 am until 4.00 pm, at the UNESCO conference venue in Windhoek, Namibia.

The proposed subject of the 2016 ICH NGO Forum SYMPOSIUM is launched:  ‘Towards a code of ethics for ICH NGOs ?’

The draft program and a call for papers will be launched in the first half of October. Presenters interested to contribute to the topic are welcomed to prepare concise contributions.

The detailed program of the ICH NGO FORUM Meeting and Symposium will be announced by 15th of November. The ICH NGO Forum will also organize daily meetings and thematic Workings Groups at 10.COM between 30th of November and 4th of December, at the UNESCO conference venue.

Please keep an eye on the ICH NGO Forum website for more news and announcements or contact for more information.

Looking forward to hear from you and meet all of you soon!

The ICH NGO Forum Steering Committee



  • pudentia mpss says:

    Dear Sir/Madame,

    Thank you so much for your interesting information. I suppose to give a paper about the topic of the symposium. We would like to attend the ICH NGO Fourum event on November 29. Would you please to send us formal invitation? We do hope you do not mind to send us the invitationunder my name Pudentia MPSS (The Head of ATL.OTA: Oral Traditions Association) and our secretary , Mr Jabatin Bangun.
    We are looking forward to waiting your kind consideration

    Best regards

    • ichngoforum says:

      Dear Pudentia,
      I forwarded this messagge to Jorijn Neyrinck from the steering committe. She will answer as soon a possible.
      Thank you for your attention.
      Best regards
      Gabriele Desiderio

  • Dear Sir/Madam
    I have registered for the Intergovernmental Committee Meeting. Should I also register for the ICH NGO Forum and, if so, where?
    Thank you for your help.
    Adrian Lombard.

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