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December 23, 2021 (St. Kitts and Nevis National Commission for UNESCO) – Just before the Christmas recess, St. Kitts and Nevis addressed the sixteenth session of the UNESCO Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage on progress being made to implement an ICH policy framework across the Federation.

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BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – “Culture is who we are, it’s a part of our identity and we need to be able to transfer this knowledge to the next generation,” Ms. Marlene Phillip, Research and Documentation Specialist and focal point for the Intangible Cultural Heritage, told attendees at the UNESCO Awareness Campaign for Policy Makers and Capacity Building Project For Intangible Cultural Heritage opening ceremony, held at the Shadwell Great House on February 24.

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BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The St. Kitts and Nevis Department of Culture will explore additional strategies to preserve and promote the intangible cultural heritage (ICH) of the Federation when it meets with research and documentation teams on January 27.