How can we best preserve cultural traditions around the world? | arts and culture
Video length 24 mins 40 seconds
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UNESCO is considering inscribing cultural traditions on the list of intangible cultural heritage.
The United Nations organizes meetings to discuss how to preserve and promote ancient cultures around the world.
From falconry to Zambian dancing, from truffle hunting to Singapore hawker carts, traditions are being considered for inclusion on the Intangible Cultural Heritage list.
So how can he ensure the survival of these practices for generations to come?
Presenter: Adrian Finighan
Juliet Hopkins– Program Specialist Associated with UNESCO’s Living Heritage Cultural Sector
Molara wood – Writer, arts editor and cultural activist
Karen Archer – Deputy Director of the French Heritage Society