Project

Capacity building for community leaders and public managers to safeguard the living heritage of Afro-descendant communities in the SICA region and Cuba

  • Financial assistance:
    • US$ 99,986 granted in 2022
  • Dates of implementation:
    • Approved in 10/2022 - not yet under implementation
  • Documents:

Benefitting country(ies): Belize, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama

Overview:

This thirteen-month project aims to build a common conceptual and methodological basis for the safeguarding intangible cultural heritage of Afro-descendants in Belize, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama. It is the first stage (preparation and planning) of a larger initiative titled ‘Safeguarding of the Afro-descendant Intangible Cultural Heritage of the SICA region and Cuba,’ ›››


Strengthening capacities for safeguarding intangible cultural heritage in disaster contexts

  • Project budget:
    • US$ 100,000
  • Source:
    • Switzerland earmarked contribution to the Fund
  • Dates of implementation:
    • 01/06/2020 - 12/12/2021

Benefitting country(ies): Honduras, Philippines

Overview:

In the context of the [[global capacity-building programme|page:00326]], this activity aims to strengthen capacities for integrating disaster risk reduction into community-based inventories of intangible cultural heritage through pilot activities in Honduras and the Philippines. The project will comprise: *Online training workshops on intangible cultural heritage and disaster risk reduction; *Pilot-inventorying activities integrating awareness for disaster risk reduction; *Awareness-raising activities ›››

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