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“Safeguarding Indigenous Architecture in Vanuatu” is the final report of the research carried out by the Vanuatu Culture Centre (VCC) as a Post-Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) following Tropical Cyclone Pam in March 2015. A category 5 cyclone Pam caused w...More
DOWNLOAD PROCEEDINGS Bangkok: UNESCO Bangkok, 2016. 180 p. TH/CLT/16/012 The Silk Roads An interconnected web of routes that linked the ancient societies of East, South, Central and Western Asia, the Mediterranean, and beyond The combination of routes repr...More
Learning with Intangible Heritage for a Sustainable Future: Guidelines for Educators in the Asia-Pacific Region [DOWNLOAD PUBLICATION] Bangkok: UNESCO Bangkok, 2015. TH/DOC/CLT/15/03-800 The guide provides teacher educators and teachers with an understandi...More
The above final report is a compilation of session summaries, situational analysis on the history education of Southeast Asia and presentations of “2013 UNESCO International Expert Meeting on the Shared History of Southeast Asia”, which was held in Bangkok...More
Training Manual for the UNESCO Foundation Course on the Protection and Management of Underwater Cultural Heritage in Asia and the Pacific [DOWNLOAD PDF] Bangkok: UNESCO Bangkok. 2012. 670 p. ISBN: 978-92-9223-413-3 (Print version) ISBN: 978-92-9223-414-0 (...More
Including the Excluded: A Lecture by Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador for the Empowerment of Minority Children through Education and through the Preservation of their Intangible Cultural Heritage Bangkok: UNESC...More