There has been a movement within the USA to bring issues of concern to the United Nations' platform. That focus should continue and strengthen.
7 November 2016
Photo taken on Oct 27, 2016 (click here) shows an art work painted on mulberry-bark paper in Urumqi, Northwest Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region.
The capacity-building programme in Ecuador (click here) that the UNESCO/Japan Funds-in-Trust for Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage has supported for two years concludes with a national meeting in Quito, from 9 to 11 November 2016. Focusing on public policy tools for safeguarding intangible cultural heritage, the meeting will gather over 35 participants who will share the inputs generated over a series of three workshops that were conducted on this topic throughout 2016 in Loja, Riobamba y Puerto López in the south, the central region and the pacific coast of Ecuador, respectively…