Silk Roads Heritage Corridors in Afghanistan, Central Asia and Iran – International Dimension of the European Year of Cultural Heritage

UNESCO and the European Union launched the project on “Silk Roads Heritage Corridors in Afghanistan, Central Asia and Iran – International Dimension of the European Year of Cultural Heritage” in October 2018. Its main aim is to present and promote the Silk Roads heritage as a bridge between East and West. Read more

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15 September 2016 World Nomad Games – A new driver for the Rapprochement of Nations and Cultures
17 August 2016 ICHCAP – CALL FOR PAPERS: 2016 Asia-Pacific NGO Conference on Achieving SDGs through Safeguarding ICH
9 August 2016 Exhibition "ALMATY through the Ages", dedicated to the 1000th anniversary of the city of Almaty
29 May 2016 Tekemet revival in Aral region
23 November 2015 The Fourth Meeting of the Coordinating Committee on the Serial World Heritage Nomination of the Silk Roads
11 November 2015 At UNESCO, Kazakhstan’s President Nazarbayev calls for intercultural dialogue to counter extremism
6 October 2015 UNESCO panel of experts calls for ban on “editing” of human DNA to avoid unethical tampering with hereditary traits
17 June 2015 The final of the Festival "Children in the Rhythm of World" was held in Almaty on 22 June, 2015
29 April 2015 Sixth Central Asia Sub-regional Network Meeting on the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage
6 March 2015 National Games – intangible heritage of the people. Exhibition of the painters and graphic artists of Kazakhstan
16 January 2015 The Future Starts Today
27 November 2014 Art of Dombra Kuy and art of wit, as well as the skills in making yurts were inscribed on the List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
24 November 2014 Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan intangible cultural heritage nominations will be reviewed during the Committee meeting in Paris.
17 October 2014 Open Educational Resources become basis for partnership of musical libraries from Independent States
26 August 2014 Director-General pays tribute to the cultural heritage of Kyrgyzstan