Monthly Activities

Monthly Activities

OCTOBER – CHDA attended and presented paper at the Lien Fung’s Colloquium at Singapore Management University- October 27-28th. Theme of Colloquium was Ancient Silk Trade Routes: Cross cultural Exchange and Legacy in South East Asia. The title of my paper was: Mutual Exchange: Chinese and East African trade in the late first/ early second Millennium BCE

1th -4th NOVEMBER – CHDA attending first Indian Ocean Heritage Conference at St. Denis, Reunion. Title of presentation is: Mombasa Slave Heritage and the making of the western Indian Ocean: the case of Frere Town Freed Slave Settlement, Mombasa

7th-11th NOVEMBER – ICH training on UNESCO Nairobi cluster on the UNESCO Convention of 2003

7th-8th NOVEMBER – CHDA participates in HEREGO (French collaboration with East and Southern Africa) seminar, Naivasha

14th-18th NOVEMBER – CHDA co-facilitates training in Intangible Cultural Heritage in Addis Ababa

28th NOVEMBER – 9th DECEMBER – En-compass Kenya in country training

6th DECEMBER – CHDA in partnership with the NMK and Friends of Fort Jesus host the Seminar/Book Review: – ‘Capacity Building in the heritage sector and its impact on Community Development’