2020 Expert Meeting for Building Network on Maritime ICH

Session 1

29 October 2020

Welcome Remarks Ms. Nisha, Director, UNESCO Office in Apia
Opening Remarks Mr. KEUM, Gi Hyung, Director-General, ICHCAP
Keynote Speech Maritime Living Heritage and the Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development 2021-30 (Athena Lynn Trakadas Co-Chair, Ocean Decade Heritage Network)


Traditional Maritime Skills and Knowledge for Inclusive Social and Economic Development

Moderator – Mr. Chul-In Yoo, Jeju National University

The Ties and Tides of Knowledge: Living as a Community, Living as the Sea People
– Narumon Arunotai Social Research Institute, Chulalongkorn University
Strengthening Women Fisherfolk Empowerment toward Social Inclusion in Coastal Environment of Malolos, Bulacan, Philippines
– Elmira Thrina C. Pelayo, University of Santo Tomas
Traditional Maritime Skills and Knowledge of Social and Economic Development in Inle Lake
– Thu Thu Aung, Department of Archaeology and National Museum, Myanmar
Preserving Maritime Cultural Values and Promoting Community Cohesion: From the Viewpoint of Cau Ngu (Whale Worship) Festival in Thanh Hoa Province
– Thao Phuong Le, Vietnam Museum of Ethnology
Fisherwomen across Bay of Bengal Region and the Extension of their Profession in ICH- Understanding the Contributions of a Vital Part of the Community and their Symbolisms of Sustainability, Survival, and Continuity
– Lopamudra Maitra Bajpai, Symbiosis International University