Communal Life

The 774 Local Governments in Nigeria,Traditional Institutions in the various Domains.
Objetivos clave de la medida:

Communal life is viable and enduring unit for sustainable development. It is culture bound and a vehicle for self-definition, self-actualization and self-dignity.

Alcance de la medida:
Local, National
Naturaleza de la medida:
legislative, institutional
Característica principal de la medida:

Traditional festivals and ceremonies which are means of expressing of community solidarity.

Resultados esperados a través de la implementación de la medida:

Recognising the important role communal life plays in the preservation of the cultural heritage, the National Policy on Culture shall; Collaborate with public and private sector organizations to  promote the nation’s major festivals for national and international patronage; Support the efforts of local communities to identify, document and promote festivals and ceremonies in their area; Initiate compulsory study of the humanities as well as indigenous knowledge systems in educational institutions; Promote arts and crafts associations and cooperatives nationally and internationally; Encourage the development of traditional architectural design that promote Nigerian values and aspirations of the people in a manner compatible with environmental ethics

Recursos financieros asignados para implementar la medida:

Statutory Budgetary allocation.

Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)