Nomination files for inscription in 2018 on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding (item 10.a on the agenda)

Below are the nominations to be examined by the Committee for possible inscription in 2018 on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding, in accordance with the procedures established in the Operational Directives for the implementation of the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

Each nomination includes (i) a nomination form ICH-01 with the narrative elements of the nomination file, (ii) a demonstration of consent from the communities concerned, (iii) ten photos and (iv) a short video.

The recommendations of the Consultative Body for the inscription on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding will be available in document ITH/18/13.COM/10.a.

Files (7)

The designations employed and the presentation in the texts and documents submitted by States Parties do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of UNESCO concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

10.a.1 - 10.a.2 - 10.a.3 - 10.a.4 - 10.a.5 - 10.a.6 - 10.a.7
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10.a.1 
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Algeria

EN: Knowledge and skills of the water measurers of the foggaras or water bailiffs of Touat and Tidikelt

FR: Les savoirs et savoir-faire des mesureurs d’eau des foggaras ou aiguadiers du Touat-Tidikelt

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 1274

Note: Inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French

29 Sep 2017
Consent of communities - Video:Arabic (subtitled in French)

31 Mar 2016
Consent of communities:French/Arabic

29 Sep 2017
ICH inventory:French

31 Mar 2016
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Les mesureurs d'eau du Touat Tidikelt "Kiyalin El Ma"’ (10:00):French

31 Mar 2016
10.a.2 
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Azerbaijan

EN: Yalli (Kochari, Tenzere), traditional group dances of Nakhchivan

FR: Le yalli (kochari, tenzere), danses collectives traditionnelles du Nakhtchivan

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 1190

Note: Inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French

29 Sep 2017
Consent of communities:Azerbaijani/English

 2 Oct 2017
ICH inventory:Azerbaijani/English

29 Sep 2017
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Yalli’ (08:20):Azerbaijani (subtitles in English)

29 Sep 2017
Correspondence concerning the nomination
Response of the submitting State on a reaction:English

12 Sep 2018
Reaction on a file:English

 5 Jul 2018
10.a.3 
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Cambodia

EN: Lkhon Khol Wat Svay Andet

FR: Le lkhon khol de Wat Svay Andet

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 1374

Note: Inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French

31 Mar 2017
Consent of communities:English/Khmer

31 Mar 2017
ICH inventory:English/Khmer

21 Aug 2017
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Lkhon Khol Wat Svay Andet’ (09:24):English

31 Mar 2017
10.a.4 
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Egypt

EN: Traditional hand puppetry

FR: Les marionnettes à gaine traditionnelles

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 1376

Note: Inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French

29 Sep 2017
Consent of communities:English/Arabic

29 Sep 2017
ICH inventory:English/Arabic

31 Mar 2017
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Aragoz’ (07:10):Arabic (subtitled in English)

31 Mar 2017
10.a.5 
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Kenya

EN: Enkipaata, Eunoto and Olng'esherr, three male rites of passage of the Maasai community

FR: L’Enkipaata, l’Eunoto et l’Olng’esherr, trois rites de passage masculins de la communauté masaï

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 1390

Note: Inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French

18 Aug 2017
Consent of communities - video:English/Kiswahili

 4 Apr 2017
Consent of communities:English/Kiswahili

31 Mar 2017
ICH inventory:English

31 Mar 2017
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Enikipaata, Eunoto and Olng'esherr, the three male rites of passage of the Maasai community’ (09:37):English

31 Mar 2017
10.a.6 
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Pakistan

EN: Suri Jagek (observing the sun), traditional meteorological and astronomical practice based on the observation of the sun, moon and stars in reference to the local topography

FR: Le Suri Jagek (observation du soleil), pratique météorologique et astronomique traditionnelle fondée sur l'observation du soleil, de la lune et des étoiles par rapport à la topographie locale

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 1381

Note: Inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French

20 Sep 2017
Consent of communities:English/Urdu

20 Sep 2017
ICH inventory:English/Urdu

20 Sep 2017
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Suri Jagek, traditional Kalasha meteorological and astronomical practice of observing the sun, the moon, stars and shadows’ (10:00):English

30 Mar 2017
10.a.7 
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Syrian Arab Republic

EN: Shadow play

FR: Le théâtre d’ombres

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 1368

Note: Inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French

29 Sep 2017
Consent of communities:English/Arabic

27 Mar 2017
ICH inventory:English/Arabic

29 Sep 2017
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Shadow play, Karakoz and Eiwaz’ (10:00):Arabic (subtitled in English)

27 Mar 2017
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