Workshop on Community-based Inventorying of Intangible Cultural Heritage
A Workshop on Community-based Inventorying of Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) will be held by the Ministry of Education, Sports and Culture of Samoa in Savaii Island from 21 to 27 October 2013.
This Workshop will be the 3rd activity hosted by Samoa within the framework of UNESCO's regional capacity building programme financed under the UNESCO/Japanese Funds-in-Trust.
The Workshop will bring together some 50 participants ranging from ICH custodians, traditional leaders, senior officials responsible for ICH safeguarding, NGOs, community-based organisations, to faith-based organisations. The Workshop will provide stakeholders with training in community-based ICH inventorying with hands-on exercise at Gataivai Village in Savaii Island.