2017 ICH Network Sub-Regional Meeting in the South Asia Exchanging countries' experiences concerning the implementation of the 2003 Conventional at the national level

When, local time: 
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 - 8:00am to Thursday, 17 August 2017 - 6:00pm
Where: 
Nepal, Lalitpur
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Nipuna Shrestha

The event aims at exchanging knowledge, good practices and lessons learned on policy, country's processes concerning inventory-making, preparing nominations of ICH elements to the UNESCO ICH list and safeguarding intangible heritage through effective measures.
Participants at the meeting will also discuss the modalities of future networking among the experts and government stakeholders in South-Asia to foster international collaboration and therefore supporting national authorities in the effective implementation of the Convention.
The meeting is being organized by ICHCAP and UNESCO Office in Kathmandu in close collaboration with Nepal's Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation.