Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) Network Meeting 2019

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On September 26, 2019 a follow up meeting was held for Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) Network.  The purpose of the meeting was to revise and adopt the ‘Maya Center Declaration for Safeguarding the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Belize’.  This was elaborated based on the collaborative work session that was held…

Like, Share, Repost- Food Heritage During Covid-19

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Belize Heritage at Home Series No. 5 Written by: Linette Sabido This article is a continuation of With Food, Heritage Begins at Home and explores how the concept of sharing a plate of food has taken a different meaning during the times of COVID-19.  “Like, share, repost”, as we hear…

With Food, Heritage Begins at Home

Belize Heritage at Home Series No. 4 Written by: Linette Sabido Food has always been central to our way of life, not only for its nutritional value but because of the significance it has in culture.   Food carries our history and traditions, and  illustrates our way of life.  One can…