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THE SEVENTH SESSION OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE PARTIES TO THE CONVENTION FOR THE SAFEGUARDING OF THE INTANGIBLE CULTURAL HERITAGE TAKES PLACE IN PARIS, FRANCE

Monday, 4th June 2018
Uganda's delegation led by Peace Mutuuzo, Minister of State for Gender and Culture, attending the opening session.
Hon. Peace Mutuuzo, Uganda's Minister of state in the ministry of Gender, Labour and Social development, led a Ugandan delegation to attend the Seventh session of the General Assembly of the State Parties to the convention for the safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage taking place at UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France from Monday 4 to Wednesday 6 June 2018. 

Over the three days, 177 State Parties will discuss a number of issues that are important for the safeguarding of living heritage around the world.

At the margin of this Assembly, a series of side-events are being organised by the Secretariat under the global theme of 'Tell your #living heritage story'. They will exhibit the richness of living heritage today and provide a platform for discourse and experience sharing among the different actors involved in safeguarding, including the States, NGOs, youth and community members.


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