Safeguarding of Ukrainian cultural values. Community dialogue.

Safeguarding of cultural values ​​of Ukraine. Community Dialog.

On April 5, 2022, there was a online meeting on safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage in emergencies for representatives of regional centers of folk art, practitioners, and other interested organizations in Ukraine.

The event was organized by the Ukrainian Center for Cultural Studies, the Center for Development “Democracy through Culture” with the participation of the Odessa Regional Center for Ukrainian Culture and the Educational and Methodological Center for Culture of Bukovina.

Were discussed the current situation in the field of intangible cultural heritage, the practice of bearers of elements and specialists who care about the preservation and protection of the ICH, the practical decisions made by representatives of communities in different regions of Ukraine.

Among the participants: representatives of regional and local executive bodies and local governments, institutions, agencies and organizations that care for intangible cultural heritage from different parts of Ukraine (Dnipropetrovsk, Rivne, Poltava, Kherson, Kiev, Lutsk , Cherkasy, Luhansk, Vinnytsia, Lviv, Ternopil, Donetsk, Khmelnytsky, Sumy and Kharkiv regions).

It is now important to join forces and find practical solutions to protect and safeguard the intangible cultural heritage of Ukraine.