Grant for strengthening subregional cooperation and national capacities in seven southern African countries for the preservation of intangible cultural heritage (2014)

Project: Strengthening subregional cooperation and national capacities in seven southern African countries to implement the 2003 Convention for the preservation of intangible cultural heritage (PART I) 

Beneficiary: Unesco

Amount: 250 000 USD

Duration: 2014

This project aims to establish a subregional cooperation platform to help seven southern African countries in their efforts to protect the heritage living within their borders. This platform consolidates the results of previous projects funded by Flanders. It is controlled by the national committee for intangible cultural heritage and the organizations responsible for the intangible cultural heritage in these countries (Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe).