Browse the Lists of Intangible Cultural Heritage and the Register of good safeguarding practices

2019 nominations will be discussed by the Committee during its 14th session, from 9 to 14 December 2019

The Committee meets annually to evaluate nominations proposed by States Parties to the 2003 Convention and decide whether or not to inscribe those cultural practices and expressions of intangible heritage on the Convention’s Lists.

By clicking on the inscribed elements listed below, you can discover the nominations, photos and videos, together with Committee decisions and evidence of community consent.

You may also experience a conceptual, visual and interactive navigation through ‘Dive into Intangible Cultural Heritage’ interfaces which demonstrate the thematic interconnectedness between all the elements inscribed and their relation to nature or to threats.




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Results : 9 elements corresponding to 9 countries

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2017

Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Khaen music of the Lao peopleLao People's Democratic Republic
Kochari, traditional group danceArmenia
Kolo, traditional folk danceSerbia
PuntoCuba

2016

Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Oshi Palav, a traditional meal and its social and cultural contexts in TajikistanTajikistan

2014

Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Practices and expressions of joking relationships in NigerNiger

2010

Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Traditional Sohbet meetingsTurkey

2008

Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Cultural space of Palenque de San BasilioColombia
Moussem of Tan-TanMorocco
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