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  • International Woodcarving Show - Daily Life in the Village

    In 2017 WWD International Woodcarving Show, 120 woodcarvers from different countries were divided into groups. They collaborated and expressed their ideas towards the theme "Roots" on a single wood slab during the 6-day event. This video is about the work created by Elhadji Dioum (Senegal), Nolengar Tandodjim (Chad), Oumar Dioum (Senegal) & Yacouba Bonde (Burkina Faso). 

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  • Regional Event in Pampanga, Philippines

    The 3rd National On-the-spot Dukit Competition was held in the province of Pampanga, Central Luzon, Philippines. The activity was held at the Artists’ Haven and Park, a village in the woodcarving district of Betis in the Municipality of Guagua. It was the first time that participants of the on-the-spot competition used the roots of felled trees provided by the Department of Public Works and Highways from their ongoing roadwork and infrastructure development projects...

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  • [Video] Symposium - Visa Immonen

    Assistant Professor Visa Immonen from the University of Helsinki in Finland gave the presentation “The Transfer of Wood Technologies Across the Continents - The Case of the 17th-Century Colony of New Sweden in North America” at the 2017 World Wood Day.

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  • [Video] Symposium - Laxmi D. Bhatta

    Mr. Laxmi D. Bhatta from the International Center for Integrated Mountain Development Kathmandu (ICIMOD), Nepal gave the presentation “Traditions and Genetic Resources: Associated Traditional Knowledge Contributing to Conservation of Genetic Resources in the Kailash Sacred Landscape, Nepal” at 2017 World Wood Day.

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