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Financing Infrastructure

The Islamic financial sector financing infrastructure projects would comply with its ideological standing as these projects are real assets and benefit the community at large. Even though Islamic…

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Intangible cultural heritage, natural disasters and climate change

This chapter discusses how the knowledge and practices related to living heritage can contribute to biodiversity conservation, sustainable use of natural resources and enhancing environmental…

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Intangible cultural heritage and income generation

This chapter reflects on the contribution of intangible cultural heritage to generating income and sustaining livelihoods for communities, groups and individuals. Learners discover how local…

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Safeguarding measures

In this chapter, Prof. Tiago de Oliveira Pinto explains what safeguarding measures are. He discusses the difference between general safeguarding measures, which create favorable general conditions,…

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Inventories and safeguarding plans

This chapter introduces a variety of ways of inventorying intangible cultural heritage, which is organizing and presenting information on ICH in a systematic way. Inventorying is often the first step…

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Living heritage: Community participation

This chapter begins by recalling that intangible cultural heritage does not exist independently from the communities who create and enact it, who give meaning to it and who identify with it.…

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Living heritage: Community-based approaches

A range of participatory methods for community-based safeguarding is presented and discussed in this chapter. Learners are reminded that community-based methods are important at all stages of…

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Why are communities at the centre of intangible cultural heritage safeguarding?

The close relationship between an intangible cultural heritage element and the communities concerned is addressed in this chapter. Communities are involved in the creation, enactment and transmission…

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Living heritage: Who are the communities?

This chapter discusses the concept of communities in the context of safeguarding intangible cultural heritage. It reflects on who the communities are and how they can be identified in relation to…

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Community Conversation | Sulitest | 17 June 2021

In this Community Conversation, Aurélien Decamps and Estela Castelli Florino Pilz present the different tools offered by Sulitest, an initiative created to help higher education institutions,…

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Community Conversation | SDG Students Program | 25 May 2021

In this Community Conversation, Theresa Yung, Project Lead for SDSN Youth's SDG Students Program, discussed campus SDG Student Hubs as an actionable and impactful way to mobilize students to…

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Community Conversation | MDP Field Experiences | 30 Apr 2021

In this Community Conversation, students and alumni of Master's in Development Practice programs around the world shared about their field practicums and the benefits of working directly with…

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Community Conversation | Tahl Kestin, SDSN AusNZPac | 24 Mar 2021

In this Community Conversation, SDSN AusNZPac Manager Tahl Kestin presented on SDSN's Accelerating Education for the SDGs in Universities guide, followed by a discussion on how Community members…

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Q&A | Pia Rebello Britto | 2021 Feb. 17

This live Q&A session took place on Feb 17, 2021, and answered questions related to early childhood development, particularly in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic and career path in the early…

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Nature’s solutions to coastal hazards: a case study from Indonesia

This video is the second video of unit 5.2 of the course Nature-based Solutions for Disaster and Climate Resilience taught by Nathalie Doswald, Mikhail Fernandes, and Xinyue Gu. What are…

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Community Conversation | Luís Veiga Martins, NOVA SBE | 1 Feb. 2021

Our first Community Conversation of 2021 took place on February 1, and was led by Luís Veiga Martins, Associate Dean for Community Engagement and Sustainable Impact at Portugal's Nova…

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