The activities of the Chair in Refugee Integration Through Languages and the Arts is currently in the set-up phase.  Details of our other collaborations with other UNESCO designations will appear here in due course. 

New Lanark UNESCO World Heritage Site

The UNESCO Chair team met with representatives of New Lanark - UNESCO World Heritage Site on 8 May 2017 to discuss linkages between our designations.  

Plans for the near future include:

  • Dance & music exchange between Noyam African Dance Institute, the Ha Orchestra and local schools.
  • Joint funding bids to support joint exhibitions.
  • Open Mic / Seeds of Thought events with local community groups (e.g. Music in Lanark).
  • Partnership with UNESCO Chair as academic collaborator.