Mr Léonce Ki
Executive Secretary, Association for the Protection of Masks (ASAMA), Burkina Faso
Léonce Ki is the Executive Secretary of the Association for the Protection of Masks (ASAMA), an Unesco accredited NGO. Former member of the Steering committee of ICH NGO Forum (2014-2018), he sits on the Evaluation Body for the 2019 cycle for the 2003 UNESCO Convention on the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, as a representative member of ASAMA. For the 2003 Convention implementation, he is a facilitator for guidance and training for safeguarding intangible cultural heritage.
Léonce Ki is also active in the 1972 convention. Since 2016, he has been the Director of inscribed World Heritage sites and is in charge of nomination and conservation of Word Heritage properties in Burkina Faso.