Culture for Sustainable Development

Culture is who we are and what shapes our identity. No development can be sustainable without including culture. In September 2015 the United Nations General Assembly adopted the “2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”, with seventeen ambitious, universal goals to transform...

UNESCO Creative Cities Network

The UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN) was created in 2004 to promote cooperation with and among cities that have identified creativity as a strategic factor for sustainable urban development. The 246 cities which currently make up this network work together...

Intersectoral Online Expert Meeting Held for Education-related Indicators in the Overall Results Framework for the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage and their Relation to the Indicators of Sustainable Development Goal

Together with the UNESCO headquarters in Paris, ICHCAP held the ` Online Expert Meeting Held for Education-related Indicators in the Overall Results Framework for the 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage and their Relation to the...

Intangible Cultural Heritage along the Silk Roads

The term ‘cultural heritage’ has changed content considerably in recent decades, partially owing to the instruments developed by UNESCO. Cultural heritage does not end at monuments and collections of objects. It also includes traditions or living expressions inherited from our...

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