Intangible Cultural Heritage Inventory Handed Over

Minister Wycliffe Smith presented the first copy of the Intangible Cultural Heritage Inventory List of St. Maarten to the Minister of Education, Culture, and Science (OCW) Ms. Ingrid van Engelshoven at a joint press conference held on February 5, 2019  on St. Maarten. Before handing over the first copy of the list to Van Engelshoven,.. read more →

Underwater Cultural (Archaeological) Heritage

POND ISLAND – The Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport (ECYS) Silveria Jacobs would hereby like to inform the General public of the following. Underwater Cultural (Archaeological) Heritage is considered to be all traces of human existence having a cultural, historical or archaeological character which have been partially or totally under water, periodically or.. read more →

St Maarten Moves in to High Gear with Phase Two of its Intangible Cultural Heritage Field Inventorying Exercise   ©Sint Maarten National Commission for UNESCO During the months of March and April 2017, the Sint Maarten National Commission for UNESCO executed another intangible cultural heritage (ICH) field inventorying exercise targeting its high school students.  The objectives of.. read more →